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Corrugated Packaging Materials Laboratory

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Corrugated Packaging Materials Lab

A Look Inside the Lab...

At the Corrugated Packaging Laboratory, we want to be your partner in evaluating the performance of your packages and packaging materials. We will help you compare alternative packaging designs and package material configurations in order to maximize the quality of your products’ packages. We offer a full range of package testing capabilities in a controlled environment, and all of our package tests and package material tests can be done following any American or international standards required.

Our package testing services include standard tests, such as Edge Crush, Flat Crush, Box Compression, Bending Stiffness, Water Absorption, Bursting Strength, and Friction, among others. We also have the ability to develop custom package tests to match your needs. All of our standard tests are conducted based on American and international standards from TAPPI, ASTM and ISO.

Our capabilities include:

  • Package evaluation of corrugated fiberboard material properties (sheets and converted packaging).
  • Development of custom test methods on custom package designs.
  • Quality evaluation for pallet fasteners.

 

Learn more about the various tests performed in this lab below:

 

Edge Crush Resistance Testing

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Flat Crush Resistance Testing

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Bending Stiffness Testing

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Water Absorption Testing

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Bursting Strength Testing

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Thickness Testing

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Coefficient of Friction Testing

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Basis Weight Testing

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Moisture Content Testing

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Box Compression Testing

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