Corrugated Materials Testing Laboratory
A Look Inside the Lab...
Our testing services include standard corrugated materials 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.
We also offer research and contract testing services to industry members specifically for IKEA packaging solutions. We are one of only four IKEA-certified laboratories in the world, and we are the only one in North America. Our lab offers certifications for corrugated boards and load bearers. Our research-grade testing equipment and our highly-skilled faculty can ensure that the results you receive are always accurate and of the highest quality.
Our capabilities include:
- Package evaluation of corrugated fiberboard material properties (sheets and converted packaging).
- Development of custom test methods on custom package designs.
- IKEA Corrugated Board and Load Bearer Tests.