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ASTM D6344 – 04  Standard Test Method for Concentrated Impacts to Transport Packages

ASTM D6344 Concentrated Impacts

ASTM D6344 testing covers filled transport packages for resistance against the distribution environment. As an ISTA and ISO 17025 certified lab, we realize the importance of ASTM D6344 testing. Meeting the ASTM D6344 concentrated impact requirements can be difficult. We understand the challenges and guide companies through the process.

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ASTM D6344 – 04 Concentrated Impacts to Transport Packages

ASTM D6344-04 testing covers procedures and equipment for testing complete filled transport packages for resistance against concentrated low-level impacts typical of those encountered in the distribution environment.

The ASTM D6344-04 test is most appropriate for packages such as thin fluted/lighter grade corrugated boxes or stretch-wrapped packaging. The test result is a pass/fail determination, based on acceptance criteria previously established, and a record of the energy dissipated by the complete filled transport package during a low level concentrated impact.

ASTM D6344-04 test labs do not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

This test method is intended to evaluate the ability of packaging to resist the force of concentrated impacts from outside sources, such as those encountered in various modes of transportation and handling.

These impacts may be inflicted by adjacent freight jostling against the package in a carrier vehicle, by accidental bumps against other freight when loaded or unloaded from vehicles, by packages bumping against one another during sorting on conveyors or chutes, or many other circumstances.

Expert ASTM D6344 Impact Package Testing

ASTM D6344-04 testing labs determine the ability of packaging to protect contents from such impacts, and to evaluate if there is sufficient clearance or support or both between the package wall and its contents.

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