ISTA 1C Extended Integrity Testing for Individual Packaged-Products Weighing 150 lb (68 kg) or Less
Extended Testing for Packaged-Products 150 lb (68 kg) or Less
ISTA 1C is an extended procedure of non-simulation integrity performance testing. This procedure could be used as a starting point for comparing various package design types. Purple Diamond Testing offers ISTA 1C Testing as part of our packaging distribution testing services.
ISTA 1C – Extended Testing for Packaged-Products 150 lb (68 kg) or Less. Can be used to compare relative performance of package and product design variations utilizing compressive force, vibration (random or fixed displacement), and shock tests (drop or incline impact). The procedure is used to create harsh worst-case hazards in a laboratory environment while comparing multiple design variation packaging systems.
Achieving ISO 17025 Accreditation is the pinnacle in third-party laboratory testing accreditation. It confirms that the facility has management, quality, and technical systems in place to ensure accurate and reliable analyses.
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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