Standard Historical Last Updated: Mar 02, 2021
ASTM D5459-95

Standard Test Method for Machine Direction Elastic Recovery and Permanent Deformation and Stress Retention of Stretch Wrap Film


1.1 This test method covers the measurement of recovery from extension, permanent deformation, and stress retention of stretch wrap film.

1.2 Several levels of extension are included to ascertain the effect of both small and large extensions.

1.3 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard. The SI units given in parentheses are for information only.

1.4 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.

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Book of Standards Volume: 15.10
Developed by Subcommittee: D10.25
Pages: 3
DOI: 10.1520/D5459-95