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Evaluate the Tensile Strength of Wood for improved Production

Evaluate the Tensile Strength of Wood for improved Production

The need for more efficient use of wood and wood-based products as engineering materials has led to a renewed interest in testing the tensile strength of wood. The tensile strength testing of wood before constructing the roofing, windows, furniture, and door frames is a highly significant way to ascertain the capability of......

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How to Detect the Stress & Strain Distribution in Glass?

How to Detect the Stress & Strain Distribution in Glass?

The glass is widely used as packaging material in industries where non-reactive properties of the materials are required. In the pharmaceutical industry, in chemical industries, processed food, etc. are some common examples. Glass has very brittle nature and due to internal strain, it may show some volatile behaviour. Defective glass bottles may......

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Most Commonly used PET Bottle Testing Instrument

Most Commonly used PET Bottle Testing Instrument

PET bottle manufacturing is one of the widest packaging industry in the world. Due to its durability and quality to barrier water, moisture and gases makes it perfect for storing and transporting. Also, PET packaging is suitable for materials with different properties like solid, powder, liquid, semi-solid, etc. To make packaging and......

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Switch to More Advanced Methods of Bursting Strength Test

Switch to More Advanced Methods of Bursting Strength Test

Packaging products play a significant role to define the quality of the products. Packaging helps to keep the domestic as well as industrial products safe and unaffected from all sorts of interference and external impacts. Moreover, the prime factor of packaging is to make the products appealing and present in front of......

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Testing Automobile Coating Resistance to Harsh Weathers

Testing Automobile Coating Resistance to Harsh Weathers

The automobile industry is very finicky about its paints and coating. Vehicles are susceptible to different climatic conditions, light, UV, rain, humidity and snow. Apart from environmental factors, coatings get affected by external forces like collisions and scratches. Manufacturers take appropriate care that paints should remain highly resistant to all these factors.......

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Importance of Edge Crush Test for Corrugated Boxes

Importance of Edge Crush Test for Corrugated Boxes

The ECT or Edge Crush Test is a very important test to perform while manufacturing a corrugated box. The test is performed with the help of Edge Crust Testers. Procedures for making the test machine is described in various domestic and international standards to test the edgewise compression strength of corrugated boxes......

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Role of Heat Sealer in Packaging Quality Control

Role of Heat Sealer in Packaging Quality Control

Stand up pouches are one of the most effective and innovative packaging styles on the market today. What differentiates these containers from traditional lightweight plastic bags is their ability to stand vertically on shelves, making them the perfect alternative to flimsy cardboard boxes. They show off a brand’s distinct logos, taglines, graphics,......

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Testing the Effects of Humidity on Building Material

Testing the Effects of Humidity on Building Material

Building material including cement, bricks, wood etc. must be strong enough to withstand the harsh weather conditions. The demand for such material has been rising in the market. There are several biological processes causing aging and damage to buildings. Partly this is due to natural ageing of materials, and partly it is......

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Importance of Measuring Coating Thickness

Importance of Measuring Coating Thickness

Coating thickness plays an important role in product quality, process control and cost control, and it can be measured accurately with an efficient testing instruments. Understanding the equipment that is available for thickness measurement and how to use it is useful to every coating operation. In this blog post, we will learn......

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Prime Necessity for Contamination Free Biomedical Labs

Prime Necessity for Contamination Free Biomedical Labs

Health care industry relies a lot on clinical research labs. It further has many departments working in different sectors like pathology, microbiology, and haematology. Irrespective of the objective, all labs need to maintain a contamination free environment to get the right results. Some industries like beverage industries have their own biomedical labs......

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How to Obtain the Best Torque Quality in PET Bottles?

How to Obtain the Best Torque Quality in PET Bottles?

Seal or bottle cap torque is one of the major properties that explain the quality of PET containers, and that lead to fatal accidents if any defect is found. To ensure the seal or opening-closing strength of the bottle caps, various tests are performed on the bottles in the testing laboratories of......

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All about the V-Notch Test for Metal Quality

All about the V-Notch Test for Metal Quality

Notch test or V-notch test is a popular name used for the Charpy Impact Test. It is a highly standardized test which helps to measure the amount of energy which is absorbed by the notched sample when extreme pressure is applied to it. This energy is considered as a pathway to study......

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Environmental Stress Crack Testing of Plastics

Environmental Stress Crack Testing of Plastics

Environmental Stress Crack Resistance (ESCR) is a vital property required in plastics for its longevity. It is one of the most common causes of unexpected brittle failure in thermoplastic. Environmental stress cracking may account for around 15-30% of all plastic component failures in service. Hence, testing of plastics for ESCR is a......

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Conduct Real-Life Weathering Test on Paints

Conduct Real-Life Weathering Test on Paints

Coatings and Paints are used to protect various surfaces, products and substrates. The major use of coatings is to protect the surface of any material from external effects such as rust and corrosion. If the paint applied to the substrate is not good in terms of quality, it will really have a......

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Testing Internal Strain Distribution of Glass

Testing Internal Strain Distribution of Glass

The glass is widely used as packaging material in industries where non-reactive properties of the materials are required. In the pharmaceutical industry, in chemical industries, processed food, etc. are some common examples. Glass has very brittle nature and due to internal strain, it may show some volatile behaviour. Defective glass bottles may......

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Which Compression Test is best for Box Packaging?

Which Compression Test is best for Box Packaging?

When the force from the opposite sides is applied in the inward direction, it is called compressive force. In certain industries, it is very important to judge the calibre of the material to bear the compressive force. Especially in the packaging industry, where you can just estimate the subjected conditions. In this......

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How to assure corrosion resistance in motorized pumps?

How to assure corrosion resistance in motorized pumps?

In Industrial sector, pumps and motors are considered to be the most crucial component. These pumps had an ergonomic design and designed using robust materials. The engineers of pumps crucially decide the durability and reliability of the pump during the selection of components. However, during the times, even after considering all the......

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Corrosion Resistance Test on Automotive Components

Corrosion Resistance Test on Automotive Components

Automotive Industry is a highly competitive and progressive industry all across the globe. To survive in the market for a long period of time, automotive industries need to be constantly innovative in terms of quality, durability, etc. Also, the manufacturers of vehicles need to ensure that the system and components of the......

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Testing Instrument, a Microbiological Lab must have

Testing Instrument, a Microbiological Lab must have

Microbiological Laboratory, is the prime centre for microorganism based research. It includes testing and evaluation the contamination load in distinct substances, research on particular strain or species of organism, and evaluation of infection level in human samples. When this level of critical steps are taken, one have to be sure that one......

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Why Lab Hot Air Oven is a Necessary in Today’s world?

Why Lab Hot Air Oven is a Necessary in Today’s world?

Lab oven is popularly used in different industrial applications and research as well. In industries like biotech, pharmaceutical and manufacturing units, it is used for curing, annealing, drying and sterilisation. However, sometimes application require different test conditions like different working temperature range and thus require a wide variety of ovens to fulfil......

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Testing Water Quality with Advanced BOD Incubator

Testing Water Quality with Advanced BOD Incubator

A high standard of living involves a high demand for water and, at the same time, causes much greater pollution of this essential element for life. The resultant interference in the natural cycle can often overwhelm natural processes of recovery, so that, in addition to products arising from the decomposition of natural......

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Testing the Effect of Humidity on Tetra Packages

Testing the Effect of Humidity on Tetra Packages

Tetra Packages offers packaging for dairy, beverages, cheese, ice-cream and prepared food. The main material in the package is paperboard. We use just enough to make the package stable, without adding unnecessary weight. Paperboard is a renewable material, made from wood. In this post we will see how humidity can affect the......

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Ensuring Safety in Lab from Hazardous Chemicals

Ensuring Safety in Lab from Hazardous Chemicals

Laboratory is a place of innovations, testing, research and understanding the science of everything. Be it, chemical, lab, scientist lab, or a small college labs, safety is the must factor to ensure. As we all know that the major substance they all deal with are chemicals, hazardous, dangerous, chemicals. These chemicals if......

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Role of a Good Quality Coating Layer for Corrosion Resistance

Role of a Good Quality Coating Layer for Corrosion Resistance

A good quality coating layer is a saviour for metal components against corrosive environment and gives long working life. Corrosion is the major problem that occurs on metal due to different environmental conditions. The three conditions that initiate corrosion includes metal surface, moisture and an electron acceptor. These are the prime factors......

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How to Get the Exact Wall Measurements in PET Bottles?

How to Get the Exact Wall Measurements in PET Bottles?

The demand for PET bottles is increasing day by day in different production houses to fulfil the requirement of various applications. The major use of these bottles is in packaging material manufacturing industries to fulfil the requirement of packaging liquids, chemicals, drugs, beverages, medicines, etc. The packaging material is a very significant......

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Guide to Accurate Moisture Analysis

Guide to Accurate Moisture Analysis

You might have seen moisture testing equipment on websites and maybe some of the clients must have demanded a moisture testing through this equipment. What is it? What does it do? And how does it relate to your industry? We answer these questions and more in this post about moisture analyzer. These......

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Testing the Leak Integrity of Milk Powder Pouches

Testing the Leak Integrity of Milk Powder Pouches

It is the time of instant stuffs. Instant food items, instant coffee, instant downloads and what not. Also, especially in food industry, people are constantly working over making items long-lasting and increasing their validity period. In this lane, the most popular food item is the dried powdered milk. It is the most......

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Hassle Free Tensile Testing of Plastics Samples

Hassle Free Tensile Testing of Plastics Samples

There are many different aspects that a manufacturer has to focus when producing a certain product. The materials, the manufacturing process and proper execution of all the protocols needed for smooth operation of the manufacturing plant. Another major aspect that is crucial for production industry is the quality assurance of the products.......

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Test leak Resistance of PET Bottles for Assuring the Quality

Test leak Resistance of PET Bottles for Assuring the Quality

PET products are widely used in different production houses to fulfil the purpose of packaging. The PET bottles are widely used to pack liquid products that are manufactured in different industries such as syrups and medicines in pharmaceutical industries, liquid detergents, and acids in chemical industries, beverages in food industries, etc.  PET......

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Role of Scuff Resistance Testing in Medical Packing

Role of Scuff Resistance Testing in Medical Packing

Pharmaceutical manufacturers have a moral responsibility of delivering drugs in their original shape and composition. Pharma industry requires almost every type of packaging service, blister packaging, PET bottle packaging, flexible packaging, glass bottles are some common forms that are widely used. Apart from that, their transportation is a very tedious task. Maintaining......

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Testing the Hardness Value of Rubber O-rings with IRHD Tool

Testing the Hardness Value of Rubber O-rings with IRHD Tool

O-ring rubber also termed as a packing, or a toric joint is a mechanical gasket. It is a loop of elastomer formed due to a round shaped cross-section. It is precisely designed to be seated in a groove and compressed during the assembly process between two or more parts, creating a seal......

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Flammability Testing of Firefighter’s Uniform

Flammability Testing of Firefighter’s Uniform

Firefighters, what an honourable job they do. Risking their lives, to save others. These men are no less than any army. They are fighting the enemies on borders to protect us and firefighters fight the fire for us. While protecting us from these dangerous flames, thousands of firefighters get injured and burnt......

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Testing Rubber Hardness for Quality Assurance

Testing Rubber Hardness for Quality Assurance

Polymers have had a quick expansion in recent years, which has happened at the expense of traditional materials in already established applications, also the emergence of new applications and markets. This boom is due to the great versatility of properties that present these materials, among which highlights its low weight, corrosion resistance,......

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Use Profile Projector for Detail Measurements in PET Bottles

Use Profile Projector for Detail Measurements in PET Bottles

PET bottle industry has become the most preferred packaging mode in all vertical. Be it beverage or medicine, companies have increased their linking towards the PET packaging. The reason behind its success is its non-reactive nature and the marvellous stability it offers. But, the increasing demand, also raised the competition within the......

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Use of Accelerated Aging Oven in Marine Applications

Use of Accelerated Aging Oven in Marine Applications

A polymer type termed as polyurethanes are popularly used in marine applications. They are used for various applications in boats and the maritime industry. Polyurethane epoxy resins seal boat hulls from water, weather, corrosion and elements that increase drag, affect hydrodynamics and reduce durability. Below the surface, polyurethane fortifies diving equipment for seafloor......

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Accurate Testing of Spring for Better Performance

Accurate Testing of Spring for Better Performance

If a spring is consistent to do the job it was designed for, it must be within the acceptable tolerances, exert the required force over its range of use, and over an extended time in use. For the excellence manufacturers seek in spring’s material, high-quality is a must. And only rigorous testing......

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Testing the Effect of Humidity on Soft Balls

Testing the Effect of Humidity on Soft Balls

Softball flies through the air, the air pushes back against it, resisting its motion and decreasing the distance the ball travels. If you don’t believe that air can provide such resistance, go ahead and just stick your arm out of a car window at 120 mph and feel the push you get.......

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Non-Destructive Wall Thickness Gauge is the Call of Today

Non-Destructive Wall Thickness Gauge is the Call of Today

Days are gone when technicians were used to cut open the bottle structure for accurate wall thickness measurement. What a mess it was. First you have to construct the product using your entire production line equipment, then the manufactured product have to be cut open using another line of instruments. After all......

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TP800 Spectrophotometer Ensuring Quality Orange Production

TP800 Spectrophotometer Ensuring Quality Orange Production

If you are an owner of an orange field, your money practically grows on tree. And to remain like that, it is very important that you must ensure that your trees are producing the highest quality yield. One must think that to assure quality production in field we should be taking care......

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Importance of Bottle Drop Tester in PET industry

Importance of Bottle Drop Tester in PET industry

PET bottle industry have become popular with time and raised many competitors for each other in the market. Therefore to lead the market, one has to raise its quality standards.  During the first design period of plastic bottles, the drop impact test is one of the customer’s requirements. Drop testing of the......

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Test Coating Thickness on Non-Metallic Substrate

Test Coating Thickness on Non-Metallic Substrate

It’s been said that the first impression you make is the last impression. This also applies to the Non-metallic products market. Here the first impression would be the appearance of than plastic or rubber product or to be very specific the outermost layer of the product. It’s judged by a variety of......

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Test the Quality of Eyeglasses using Highly Advanced Polariscope

Test the Quality of Eyeglasses using Highly Advanced Polariscope

Eyeglasses or lenses has now been an integral part of today’s’ techno world. In a time where books have transformed into screens and friends’ get-together remained a mere virtual experience, the most affected organ of our body is the eyes. Therefore, the need for glass lenses and another form of protective eyewear......

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Improve the Quality of Plastic Films with ASTM D618 Standard

Improve the Quality of Plastic Films with ASTM D618 Standard

Plastic packaging is the most integrated part of every industry nowadays. It is the initial and very basic layer of the package used to protect the product packed inside.  Most verticals use these plastic films for final packaging and then transfer the packed product to transportation or storage. During bot the conditions......

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Peel Seal Strength Tester for Packaging Quality Assurance

Peel Seal Strength Tester for Packaging Quality Assurance

Packaging is a huge vertical which is, directly and indirectly, supporting a large number of companies. The packaging of a product is solely responsible for its protection as well as its appearance. It ensures the safety of products while it is being transported from the factory to the storage or to the......

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How Destructive Section Weight Analysis can be done Accurately

How Destructive Section Weight Analysis can be done Accurately

With passing time, PET bottle industry has grown and is now a renowned vertical. For storage and packaging, it is considered to be the most preferred method because of its properties. The major reasons behind its popularity are mentioned here. It’s standing ability in spite of external shocks and wrenches during transit......

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Test Colour Fastness to Light using MBTL Fastness Tester

Test Colour Fastness to Light using MBTL Fastness Tester

Poor colour fastness can be often observed in sports dresses which are mostly exposed to harsh lighting conditions or car seat fabric and carpets. Dyes used in such materials fade when exposed to sunlight or artificial light for a prolong time. Also it is possible for a dyed article to fade during......

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Testing Color Fastness of Fabrics Using Crock Meter

Testing Color Fastness of Fabrics Using Crock Meter

Textile industries have always been popular and have a wide scope across the globe. With the altering developments of fashionable outfits; there is a huge demand for high-quality fabrics and textile product in the market. The competition has increased this much that to stand in the first of the line on must......

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Importance of Bursting Factor in Carton Box Manufacturing

Importance of Bursting Factor in Carton Box Manufacturing

Packaging material quality of carton boxes plays an important role in ensuring the strength and longevity of the products manufactured. The low-quality material can lead to poor packaging standards and is a threat to those products which it will be used to carry. In top testing labs where high-class standard testing methods......

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Calculate the GSM Value of Paper to Ensure High-Quality Production

Calculate the GSM Value of Paper to Ensure High-Quality Production

For the manufacturers of paper and packaging industries, there are many attributes that help them to determine the quality. These quality related properties include the weight of paper, colour, burst strength, tearing strength, crushing strength, and much more. The major attribute which is significantly considered is the GSM value of papers. It......

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How to assess the Quality Standards of Polymer using Weathering Tester?

How to assess the Quality Standards of Polymer using Weathering Tester?

Polymer products is a part and parcel of our daily life and activities. Hence, it is important to carry out highly standardized quality testing of polymers to understand and calculate the durability and expected a life of the polymers product. Usually, the quality assurance of polymers list a wide range of testing......

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