Work Item
ASTM WK56967

New Classification for Standard Classification and Basis for Specifying Polyethylene Terephthalate Film and Thin Sheeting

1. Scope

This standard provides a classification system for tabulating the properties of biaxially-oriented, unfilled, single-layer Polyethylene Terephthalate film and thin sheeting.


PET, cell classification


This is the first standard to employ the new cell classification system outlined in D8065 for plastic films. It provides a uniform cell classification format and can be used by material suppliers, film producers, and end=users

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


Developed by Subcommittee: D20.19

Committee: D20

Staff Manager: Alyson Fick

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 12-13-2016

Technical Contact: Fred Boldt

Item: 001

Ballot: D20.19 (18-01)

Status: Negative Votes Need Resolution

Item: 007

Ballot: D20 (18-03)

Status: Ballot Item Approved