Top 4 problems with shrink film application

Top 4 problems with shrink film application

Shrink film, also known as shrink wrap, is a polymer-based material that has become an essential item in the packaging and transportation of goods.  This packaging system is therefore quite widespread in the industry due to its ease of use and the great stability and...

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Shipping Simulation: all you need to know

Shipping Simulation: all you need to know

Freight can be threatened by a number of hazards while en-route: anything from vibrations, to shock or extreme weather. Shipping simulation allows for a package’s resistance to these threats to be predicted in order to guarantee that the product will arrive safe and...

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Do you know what is load testing?

Do you know what is load testing?

There are multiple factors that can condition the safety of a load and the integrity of its protective packaging. Performing load testing implies taking into account how these hazards may affect the packaging+product system, to then plan safer systems.  Here we tell...

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EN 12195: load securing on road vehicles

EN 12195: load securing on road vehicles

The EN 12195 standard was established to address the problems resulting from an inadequate load stowage in road vehicles. Unsafe stowage in road vehicles has led to a significant number of accidents and economic losses. Indeed, it is estimated that 25% of road freight...

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Vertical Vibration Table + Pitch & Roll Module vs Hexapod

Vertical Vibration Table + Pitch & Roll Module vs Hexapod

Etymologically, Hexapod comes from the Greek words “Hexa” (six) and “podos” (feet). It refers to a platform that has six feet... well, six linear actuators. This is a complex system that allows for movements along the 3 Cartesian axes: movements along the vertical,...

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ISTA vs. ASTM: which one suits your products best?

ISTA vs. ASTM: which one suits your products best?

Many companies looking to guarantee the integrity of their goods during transportation and to optimize their packaging hesitate when it comes to choosing which procedure to use between ISTA vs ASTM to perform their performance tests.  Both the ASTM standards and the...

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ISO 11607: everything about it

ISO 11607: everything about it

Sterilized medical device packaging must guarantee that the contents within will remain sterile throughout the entire lifecycle of the product – from the moment it leaves the factory until the final consumer opens it to use it. The ISO 11607 standard addresses this...

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