ASTM WK43895

    New Guide for Test Method Validations

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    Developed by Subcommittee: F02.50 | Committee F02 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Scope

    1.1This guide provides information to clarify the process of validating packaging test methods, addressing consensus standards with inter-laboratory studies (ILS) and methods specific to an organization. 1.2 This standard provides guidance for developing test method validations for both variable and attribute data. 1.3This guide provides potential sources of variation associated with test method validations. 1.4This guide provides limited statistical guidance. Emphasis is on the use of statistical techniques effectively contained in reference documents already developed by ASTM and other organizations. 1.5 This document does not specify requirements for test method validations.

    To provide guidance on packaging test method validations for consensus standards and internal business standards.


    package design, flexible barrier packaging

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

    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Lauren Wessell

    Draft Under Development