ASTM D638: Test Method for Tensile Properties of Plastics

ASTM D638: Test Method for Tensile Properties of Plastics

The ASTM D638 standard measures the ability of reinforced and non-reinforced plastics to withstand tensile forces. It is an essential test in a world where plastic packaging leads the market, since this test can predict the protective capabilities of the material to...
Drop test: why carry it out and how

Drop test: why carry it out and how

The drop test or free fall test is one of the most applied tests in the industry of transport simulation and packaging optimization. This test allows us to know how a vertical drop can affect the integrity of the packaging and the goods inside. As such, it provides...