ASTM WK42340

    Work Item: ASTM WK42340 - New Practice for Classification and Performance Measurement of Thermal Transfer Printed, Pressure-Sensitive Adhesive Shipping Container Labels

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    Developed by Subcommittee: D10.14 | Committee D10 | Contact Staff Manager

    1. Scope

    This Practice provides a standard means to test and measure performance characteristics of thermal transfer printed, pressure-sensitive adhesive labels for containers, particularly containers to be used in extreme distribution environments (i.e., hazardous materials labels, aerospace, military containers).

    The new pressure-sensitive adhesive labels standard will be used in harsh operational environments such as aerospace and defense. The standard will be used government agency and commercial industry that requires labels with superior performance and quality.


    Label; thermal transfer printed; pressure-sensitive adhesive; shipping container; harsh distribution environment

    The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

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    Jack Lam


    D10 (14-03)

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