ASTM D4728: everything about it

ASTM D4728: everything about it

Throughout the distribution cycle, containers are subjected to a number of forces that can compromise their protective ability, such as random vibrations. The ASTM D4728 – 17 aims to prevent this problem in order to design effective systems that guarantee the...
ISTA 3A: everything you need to know

ISTA 3A: everything you need to know

The ISTA 3A testing procedure is a general simulation test for individual product packages sent via a package delivery service such as UPS, DHL, FedEx, etc., whether by air or land.  ISTA specifies that the 3A testing procedure covers the testing of individually...
Package testing: standards and benefits

Package testing: standards and benefits

Package testing has emerged during the last few years as a much-needed tool for companies aiming to attain an optimized distribution cycle and sustainable, low-cost, safe packages.  Knowing and applying the benefits of performing tests in package testing labs, or...