ASTM D3951 - 10 Standard Practice for Commercial Packaging


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    A325M Standard Specification for Structural Bolts, Steel, Heat Treated 830 MPa Minimum Tensile Strength (Metric)

    A325 Standard Specification for Structural Bolts, Steel, Heat Treated, 120/105 ksi Minimum Tensile Strength

    A354 Standard Specification for Quenched and Tempered Alloy Steel Bolts, Studs, and Other Externally Threaded Fasteners

    A394 Standard Specification for Steel Transmission Tower Bolts, Zinc-Coated and Bare

    A449 Standard Specification for Hex Cap Screws, Bolts and Studs, Steel, Heat Treated, 120/105/90 ksi Minimum Tensile Strength, General Use

    A450/A450M Standard Specification for General Requirements for Carbon and Low Alloy Steel Tubes

    A490 Standard Specification for Structural Bolts, Alloy Steel, Heat Treated, 150 ksi Minimum Tensile Strength

    A490M Standard Specification for High-Strength Steel Bolts, Classes 10.9 and 10.9.3, for Structural Steel Joints (Metric)

    A502 Standard Specification for Rivets, Steel, Structural

    A530/A530M Standard Specification for General Requirements for Specialized Carbon and Alloy Steel Pipe

    A563 Standard Specification for Carbon and Alloy Steel Nuts

    A563M Standard Specification for Carbon and Alloy Steel Nuts (Metric)

    A999/A999M Standard Specification for General Requirements for Alloy and Stainless Steel Pipe

    A1016/A1016M Standard Specification for General Requirements for Ferritic Alloy Steel, Austenitic Alloy Steel, and Stainless Steel Tubes

    A1074 Standard Specification for Hot Tin and Hot Tin/Lead Dip on Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals

    B26/B26M Standard Specification for Aluminum-Alloy Sand Castings

    B37 Standard Specification for Aluminum for Use in Iron and Steel Manufacture

    B85/B85M Standard Specification for Aluminum-Alloy Die Castings

    B108/B108M Standard Specification for Aluminum-Alloy Permanent Mold Castings

    B308/B308M Standard Specification for Aluminum-Alloy 6061-T6 Standard Structural Profiles

    B361 Standard Specification for Factory-Made Wrought Aluminum and Aluminum-Alloy Welding Fittings

    B403 Standard Specification for Magnesium-Alloy Investment Castings

    B456 Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Copper Plus Nickel Plus Chromium and Nickel Plus Chromium

    B488 Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Gold for Engineering Uses

    B545 Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Tin

    B605 Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Tin-Nickel Alloy

    B618/B618M Standard Specification for Aluminum-Alloy Investment Castings

    B650 Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Engineering Chromium Coatings on Ferrous Substrates

    B660 Standard Practices for Packaging/Packing of Aluminum and Magnesium Products

    B679 Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Palladium for Engineering Use

    B686/B686M Standard Specification for Aluminum Alloy Castings, High-Strength

    B689 Standard Specification for Electroplated Engineering Nickel Coatings

    B700 Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Silver for Engineering Use

    B733 Standard Specification for Autocatalytic (Electroless) Nickel-Phosphorus Coatings on Metal

    B734 Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Copper for Engineering Uses

    B777 Standard Specification for Tungsten Base, High-Density Metal

    B840 Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings for Zinc Cobalt Alloy Deposits

    B841 Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings for Zinc Nickel Alloy Deposits

    B842 Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings for Zinc Iron Alloy Deposits

    B867 Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Palladium-Nickel for Engineering Use

    B874 Standard Specification for Chromium Diffusion Coating Applied by Pack Cementation Process

    B875 Standard Specification for Aluminum Diffusion Coating Applied by Pack Cementation Process

    B893 Standard Specification for Hard-Coat Anodizing of Magnesium for Engineering Applications

    B900 Standard Practice for Packaging of Copper and Copper Alloy Mill Products for U.S. Government Agencies

    B912 Standard Specification for Passivation of Stainless Steels Using Electropolishing

    B955/B955M Standard Specification for Aluminum-Alloy Centrifugal Castings

    B969/B969M Standard Specification for Aluminum-Alloy Castings Produced by the Squeeze Casting, Thixocast and Rheocast Semi-Solid Casting Processes

    B984 Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Palladium- Cobalt Alloy for Engineering Use

    D3950 Standard Specification for Strapping, Nonmetallic (and Joining Methods)

    D3953 Standard Specification for Strapping, Flat Steel and Seals

    D4649 Standard Guide for Selection and Use of Stretch Wrap Films

    D4727/D4727M Standard Specification for Corrugated and Solid Fiberboard Sheet Stock (Container Grade) and Cut Shapes

    D5118/D5118M Standard Practice for Fabrication of Fiberboard Shipping Boxes

    D5168 Standard Practice for Fabrication and Closure of Triple-Wall Corrugated Fiberboard Containers

    D5330/D5330M Standard Specification for Pressure-Sensitive Tape for Packaging, Filament-Reinforced

    D5363 Standard Specification for Anaerobic Single-Component Adhesives (AN)

    D5486/D5486M Standard Specification for Pressure-Sensitive Tape for Packaging, Box Closure, and Sealing

    D5677 Standard Specification for Fiberglass (Glass-Fiber-Reinforced Thermosetting-Resin) Pipe and Pipe Fittings, Adhesive Bonded Joint Type, for Aviation Jet Turbine Fuel Lines

    D5749 Standard Specification for Reinforced and Plain Gummed Tape for Sealing and Securing

    D5998 Standard Specification for Molded Polyethylene Shipping and Storage Drums

    D6123/D6123M Standard Specification for Pressure-Sensitive Tape for Light-Duty Packaging and General Purpose Masking

    D6251/D6251M Standard Specification for Wood-Cleated Panelboard Shipping Boxes

    D6254/D6254M Standard Specification for Wirebound Pallet-Type Wood Boxes

    D6255/D6255M Standard Specification for Steel or Aluminum Slotted Angle Crates

    D6256/D6256M Standard Specification for Wood-Cleated Shipping Boxes and Skidded, Load-Bearing Bases

    D6411/D6411M Standard Specification For Silicone Rubber Room Temperature Vulcanizing Low Outgassing Materials

    D6412/D6412M Standard Specification For Epoxy (Flexible) Adhesive For Bonding Metallic And Nonmetallic Materials

    D6573/D6573M Standard Specification for General Purpose Wirebound Shipping Boxes

    D6590/D6590M Standard Specification for Pressure-Sensitive Tape for Sealing Fiber Containers and Cans

    D6787/D6787M Standard Specification for Repositionable Note Pad

    D6788 Standard Specification for Repositionable Pressure-Sensitive Flags

    D6880/D6880M Standard Specification for Wood Boxes

    E920 Standard Specification for Commercially Packaged Laboratory Apparatus

    E921 Standard Specification for Export Packaged Laboratory Apparatus

    F436 Standard Specification for Hardened Steel Washers

    F436M Standard Specification for Hardened Steel Washers [Metric]

    F467M Standard Specification for Nonferrous Nuts for General Use (Metric)

    F467 Standard Specification for Nonferrous Nuts for General Use

    F468M Standard Specification for Nonferrous Bolts, Hex Cap Screws, and Studs for General Use (Metric)

    F468 Standard Specification for Nonferrous Bolts, Hex Cap Screws, Socket Head Cap Screws, and Studs for General Use

    F593 Standard Specification for Stainless Steel Bolts, Hex Cap Screws, and Studs

    F594 Standard Specification for Stainless Steel Nuts

    F738M Standard Specification for Stainless Steel Metric Bolts, Screws, and Studs

    F835 Standard Specification for Alloy Steel Socket Button and Flat Countersunk Head Cap Screws

    F836M Standard Specification for Style 1 Stainless Steel Metric Nuts

    F837 Standard Specification for Stainless Steel Socket Head Cap Screws

    F837M Standard Specification for Stainless Steel Socket Head Cap Screws [Metric]

    F844 Standard Specification for Washers, Steel, Plain (Flat), Unhardened for General Use

    F879 Standard Specification for Stainless Steel Socket Button and Flat Countersunk Head Cap Screws

    F879M Standard Specification for Stainless Steel Socket Button and Flat Countersunk Head Cap Screws (Metric)

    F880M Standard Specification for Stainless Steel Socket Set Screws (Metric)

    F880 Standard Specification for Stainless Steel Socket, Square Head, and Slotted Headless-Set Screws

    F901 Standard Specification for Aluminum Transmission Tower Bolts and Nuts

    F917 Standard Specification for Commercial Food Waste Disposers

    F918 Standard Specification for Noncarbonated Mechanically Refrigerated, Beverage Dispenser (Visible Product)

    F919 Standard Specification for Slicing Machines, Food, Electric

    F952 Standard Specification for Mixing Machines, Food, Electric

    F957 Standard Specification for Gong, Sound Signaling

    F959M Standard Specification for Compressible-Washer-Type Direct Tension Indicators for Use With Structural Fasteners (Metric)

    F959 Standard Specification for Compressible-Washer-Type Direct Tension Indicators for Use with Structural Fasteners

    F1021 Standard Specification for Feeders, Detergent, Rinse Agent, and Sanitizing Agent for Commercial Dishwashing and Glasswashing Machines

    F1023 Standard Specification for Dispensers, Powdered Iced Tea

    F1047 Standard Specification for Frying and Braising Pans, Tilting Type

    F1071 Standard Specification for Expanded-Metal Bulkhead Panels

    F1072 Standard Specification for Expanded-Metal Doors

    F1085 Standard Specification for Mattress and Box Springs for Use in Berths in Marine Vessels

    F1114 Standard Specification for Heat Sanitizing Commercial Pot, Pan, and Utensil Stationary Rack Type Water-Driven Rotary Spray

    F1126 Standard Specification for Food Cutters (Electric)

    F1138 Standard Specification for Spray Shields for Mechanical Joints

    F1145 Standard Specification for Turnbuckles, Swaged, Welded, Forged

    F1150 Standard Specification for Commercial Food Waste Pulper and Waterpress Assembly

    F1182 Standard Specification for Anodes, Sacrificial Zinc Alloy

    F1202 Standard Specification for Washing Machines, Heat Sanitizing, Commercial, Pot, Pan, and Utensil Vertically Oscillating Arm Type

    F1203 Standard Specification for Washing Machines—Pot, Pan, and Utensil, Heat Sanitizing, Commercial Rotary Conveyor Type

    F1217 Standard Specification for Cooker, Steam

    F1347 Standard Specification for Manually Operated Fueling Hose Reels

    F1360 Standard Specification for Ovens, Microwave, Electric

    F1371 Standard Specification for Vegetable Peeling Machines, Electric

    F1433 Standard Specification for Mechanically Refrigerated Shipboard Air Conditioner

    F1495 Standard Specification for Combination Oven Electric or Gas Fired

    F1510 Standard Specification for Rotary Positive Displacement Pumps, Ships Use

    F1511 Standard Specification for Mechanical Seals for Shipboard Pump Applications

    F1554 Standard Specification for Anchor Bolts, Steel, 36, 55, and 105-ksi Yield Strength

    F1567 Standard Specification for Fabricated or Cast Automatic Self-Cleaning, Fuel Oil and Lubricating Oil Strainers

    F1568 Standard Specification for Food Processors, Electric

    F1602 Standard Specification for Kettles, Steam-Jacketed, 20 to 200 gal (75.7 to 757 L), Floor or Wall Mounted, Direct Steam, Gas and Electric Heated

    F1603 Standard Specification for Kettles, Steam-Jacketed, 32 oz to 20 gal (1 to 75.7 L), Tilting, Table Mounted, Direct Steam, Gas and Electric Heated

    F1604 Standard Specification for Freezers, Ice Cream, Soft Serve, Shake

    F1718 Standard Specification for Rotary Positive Displacement Distillate Fuel Pumps

    F1755M Standard Specification for Solid State Bargraph Meters for Shipboard Use [Metric]

    F1852 Standard Specification for “Twist Off” Type Tension Control Structural Bolt/Nut/Washer Assemblies, Steel, Heat Treated, 120/105 ksi Minimum Tensile Strength

    F1899 Standard Specification for Food Waste Pulper Without Waterpress Assembly

    F1919 Standard Specification for Griddles, Single and Double Sided, Self-heating, Counter or Stand Mounted Gas and Electric Fired

    F1963 Standard Specification for Deep-Fat Fryers, Gas or Electric, Open

    F1966 Standard Specification for Dough Divider and Rounding Machines

    F2044 Standard Specification for Liquid Level Indicating Equipment, Electrical

    F2045 Standard Specification for Indicators, Sight, Liquid Level, Direct and Indirect Reading, Tubular Glass/Plastic

    F2046 Standard Specification for Tachometers, Various

    F2070 Standard Specification for Transducers, Pressure and Differential, Pressure, Electrical and Fiber-Optic

    F2071 Standard Specification for Switch, Position Proximity (Noncontact) or Limit (Mechanical Contact), Fiber-Optic

    F2087 Standard Specification for Packing, Fiberglass, Braided, Rope, and Wick

    F2092 Standard Specification for Convection Oven Gas or Electric

    F2154 Standard Specification for Sound-Absorbing Board, Fibrous Glass, Perforated Fibrous Glass Cloth Faced

    F2168 Standard Specification for Packing Material, Graphitic, Corrugated Ribbon or Textured Tape, and Die-Formed Ring

    F2191/F2191M Standard Specification for Packing Material, Graphitic or Carbon Braided Yarn

    F2202 Standard Specification for Slow Cook/Hold Ovens and Hot Food Holding Cabinets

    F2215 Standard Specification for Balls, Bearings, Ferrous and Nonferrous for Use in Bearings, Valves, and Bearing Applications

    F2281 Standard Specification for Stainless Steel and Nickel Alloy Bolts, Hex Cap Screws, and Studs, for Heat Resistance and High Temperature Applications

    F2362 Standard Specification for Temperature Monitoring Equipment

    F2432 Standard Specification for Ice Making Machines, Icemaker-Dispensers, and Ice Dispensing Equipment

    F2511 Standard Specification for Rollers, Bearing, Needle, Ferrous, Solid

    F2520 Standard Specification for Reach-in Refrigerators, Freezers, Combination Refrigerator/Freezers, and Thaw Cabinets

    F2521 Standard Specification for Heavy-Duty Ranges, Gas and Electric

    F2645 Standard Specification for Bun Slicing Machines

    F2646 Standard Specification for Bread Slicing Machines

    F2796 Standard Specification for Hot Food Holding Tables

    F2798 Standard Specification for Sealless Lube Oil Pump with Oil Through Motor for Marine Applications

    F2800 Standard Specification for Recirculating Hood System for Cooking Appliances

    F2834 Standard Specification for Induction Cooktops, Counter Top, Drop-in Mounted, or Floor Standing

    F2835 Standard Specification for Underfired Broilers

    F2891 Standard Specification for Commercial Bulk Milk Dispensers, Mechanically Refrigerated

    F2924 Standard Specification for Additive Manufacturing Titanium-6 Aluminum-4 Vanadium with Powder Bed Fusion

    F2988 Standard Specification for Commercial Coffee Brewers

    F3001 Standard Specification for Additive Manufacturing Titanium-6 Aluminum-4 Vanadium ELI (Extra Low Interstitial) with Powder Bed Fusion

    F3055 Standard Specification for Additive Manufacturing Nickel Alloy (UNS N07718) with Powder Bed Fusion

    F3056 Standard Specification for Additive Manufacturing Nickel Alloy (UNS N06625) with Powder Bed Fusion


    Referenced ASTM Standards The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    D996 Terminology of Packaging and Distribution Environments

    D1974 Practice for Methods of Closing, Sealing, and Reinforcing Fiberboard Boxes

    D4169 Practice for Performance Testing of Shipping Containers and Systems

    D5118/D5118M Practice for Fabrication of Fiberboard Shipping Boxes

    D5168 Practice for Fabrication and Closure of Triple-Wall Corrugated Fiberboard Containers

    D5445 Practice for Pictorial Markings for Handling of Goods

    D6039/D6039M Specification for Open and Covered Wood Crates

    D6251/D6251M Specification for Wood-Cleated Panelboard Shipping Boxes

    D6254/D6254M Specification for Wirebound Pallet-Type Wood Boxes

    D6255/D6255M Specification for Steel or Aluminum Slotted Angle Crates

    D6256/D6256M Specification for Wood-Cleated Shipping Boxes with Skidded, Load-Bearing Bases

    D6880 Specification for Wood Boxes

    D7478/D7478M Specification for Heavy Duty Sheathed Wood Crates