ASTM WK36183

    Work Item: ASTM WK36183 - Revision of D4169 - 09 Standard Practice for Performance Testing of Shipping Containers and Systems

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    Active Standard: D4169 - 09

    Developed by Subcommittee: D10.21 | Committee D10 | Contact Staff Manager

    1. Rationale

    Based on information presented at the last Winter ASTM meeting in Tampa, FL, I have recommended (in red) to delete references that are very old (more than 40 years) and appended with recent peer-reviewed studies available in the public-domain.


    compression test; distribution cycle; distribution environment; drop test; mechanical handling; package; packaging; random vibration ; shipping container; shipping unit; vacuum; vibration; Drop tests--shipping containers; Performance--containers/packaging/shipping; Vibration test--packaging/shipping materials; Distribution cycle/environment; Mechanical handling; Random variables/variation; Shipping containers/materials/applications;
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    Technical Contact:
    Eric Borchardt


    D10 (12-04)

    Negative Votes Need Resolution