Active Standard ASTM D5458 | Developed by Subcommittee: D10.25
Book of Standards Volume: 15.10
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Significance and Use
Cling is of critical importance in maintaining a tight wrap after a load is stretch wrapped.
1.1 This test method measures cling between two layers of film, in both a stretched and unstretched condition.
1.2 This standard does 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.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) 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
D1898 Practice for Sampling of Plastics
D4332 Practice for Conditioning Containers, Packages, or Packaging Components for Testing
E122 Practice for Calculating Sample Size to Estimate, With Specified Precision, the Average for a Characteristic of a Lot or Process
E691 Practice for Conducting an Interlaboratory Study to Determine the Precision of a Test Method
ICS Number Code 55.040 (Packaging materials and accessories)