ASTM D4728 Test Method for Random Vibration Testing of Shipping Containers
Test Method for Random Vibration Testing of Shipping Containers
ASTM D4728 is a test method used to evaluate the packaging’s ability to protect the inner contents, when subjected to vibrations found in the distribution cycle. Purple Diamond Testing offers ASTM D4728 Testing as part of our packaging compliance and validation services.
ASTM D4728 – Test Method for Random Vibration Testing of Shipping Containers. Vibration is found in every type of transit channel. Vibration can cause damage to all components of shipping containers including the closure and most importantly, the product. This test method is used in ASTM D4169 and is imperative when validating a design to ensure its ability to perform as intended.
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ISTA is revered as the certification standard for package testing for distribution. ISTA’s Testing Protocol remains a series of testing methodologies and standards well recognized within the packaging community.
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