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How to Test the PET and Preforms Efficiently?

How to Test the PET and Preforms Efficiently?

Testing of Preforms PET has many benefits over other forms of packings. It is cost effective, durable and sustainable. Due to its light weight and easy moulding properties, it is very much preferred over other materials like paper, CFB, flex pack, etc. Manufactures can easily create packing which is aesthetically rich and......

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Why testing of labels is important in packaging industry?

Why testing of labels is important in packaging industry?

Would you ever buy something that has a faded-out label? I would not, never. This gives a clear picture of the quality management of the product. If the producer is not worried about the appearance of the product, the quality of the content inside is bit skeptical. The quality management process starts......

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How to Enhance the Quality of PET Bottles?

How to Enhance the Quality of PET Bottles?

There are different parameters to assess the quality of PET bottles. Different test can be performed on the sample bottle when preforms are molded into bottles. Some common tests are: Wall thickness testing Hot wire bottle cutting for measuring sectional weight Torque testing Base clearance testing Top load testing Irrespective of what......

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How to Test Corrosion Resistance Property of Faucets?

How to Test Corrosion Resistance Property of Faucets?

Testing the resistance of faucets against corrosion can be done by employing metal testing instruments. Also called Environmental Chambers, Salt Spray Chamber is used to test the corrosion resistance of coating on the metal faucets, drains and other bathroom/ kitchen accessories. Corrosion is a natural process and can be defined as complex......

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How to ensure the quality of PET packaging material?

How to ensure the quality of PET packaging material?

A wide variety of materials are used to produce packaging and among them, PET and PVC are commonly used products. PET or polyethene terephthalate is commonly used for thermoforming. Because of its flexible properties, it can easily be moulded into the desired shape. It acts as a strong barrier against resistance against......

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Why is Textile Testing Important?

Why is Textile Testing Important?

Textile business is one such business that demands money, be it raw material, qualified employees, high-end machinery. And in all this, people often ignore their quality management department. As there is no productive output, it only just adds cost to the company. It is believed that textile testing machines are expensive. For......

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Important Equipment For Microbiology Laboratories

Important Equipment For Microbiology Laboratories

Microbiology equipment is a vast range covering all kind of essentials used in a microbiology lab. This branch of science primarily deals with the study of microorganisms, their life, their multiplication process, their impact on human life and so on. In certain industries, techniques used in microbiology are used for maintaining the......

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ASTM E4 – 14 – Standard Practices for Force Verification of Testing Machines

ASTM E4 – 14 – Standard Practices for Force Verification of Testing Machines

When testing machines are compared, they are verified according to different test standards. ASTM E4 – 14 is an important test standard when machines for force verification are considered. Test materials like rubber, metal and plastic need to be assessed for their tensile strength and compressive strength bearing capacity. Sometime before processing......

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How to Test the Quality of Rubber?

How to Test the Quality of Rubber?

Rubber is one such material which gets affected by environmental conditions. Although the tolerance is quite high but it is susceptible to change due to temperature, humidity, external forces, etc. Specifically, tension and compression play a crucial role in deciding the quality of rubber in accordance with the application. For instance, rubber......

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How Magna Mike 8600 helps in NDT?

How Magna Mike 8600 helps in NDT?

What is NDT? NDT is an acronym for the non-destructive test. In PET packaging industry, usually destructive tests are performed on the final product to test properties of bottles like it balancing property, stacking load bearing capacity, sectional weight measurement, etc. There are very few tests that you can perform without destroying......

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Melt Flow Index Testing – Why it is Important for Plastics?

Melt Flow Index Testing – Why it is Important for Plastics?

What makes plastic so popular among people? Its flexibility to fit into any application makes is the first choice. It can be easily molded into any shape and recycled. You can find polymers in the wide range of colors, which eliminates the need to die according to the application. For instance, a......

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Why Automobile Industry Needs Wall Thickness Gauge?

Why Automobile Industry Needs Wall Thickness Gauge?

The automobile industry is highly competitive. Designers are fighting to get the attention of potential buyers towards new features and models. In this industry, there is no scope for error. Everything has to undergo stringent testing. Standards are very strict to follow. Even the paints and color used to have to undergo......

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Features To Look Out For In Salt Spray Chamber Korox iii

Features To Look Out For In Salt Spray Chamber Korox iii

Corrosion testing is an integral part of the metal testing industry. Testing the resistance of sample against corrosion is what you can check from this machine. Presto offers a wide range of salt spray chamber models, catering the different needs of different industries. Depending upon the budget and requirement, different models can......

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PET Preform Testing using Polariscope

PET Preform Testing using Polariscope

Polariscope is an optical device used to check the defect in the PET preforms, glasses, gems and anything that passes light. A basic polariscope comprises of two polaroid lenses and an incident light. One is called polarizer and the other which is near the eye is called analyzer. This light will pass......

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Why Testing Instruments Are Important For Automobile Industry?

Why Testing Instruments Are Important For Automobile Industry?

When we talk about the automobile industry, the first thing that comes into our mind is metal. Although, many high-end cars and two-wheelers have started to use alternates like Carbon fibers. Despite many advantages, metal is still a dominating part of the automobile industry. In India, automotive market has grown to a......

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Polariscope – Test PET bottles and Glass for Minute Flaws

Polariscope – Test PET bottles and Glass for Minute Flaws

What is Polariscope? It is a testing instrument to measure the defects in the transparent materials, anything that can pass light. Polariscope strain viewer is a device consisting of 2 polarized lenses and a light source. Depending upon its industry of use, its models vary. For instance, a gemmologist does not require......

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What is Injection Molding Process?

What is Injection Molding Process?

Technically, injection molding is the process of injecting head material in the mold. The granulated particles converted into molten state using some heaters. This molten plastic is fed into the molds using injection heads. This plastic is then cooled down to become a solid article. Using ejectors this harden plastic which has......

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Importance Of Scuff Resistance Testing In Pharmaceuticals

Importance Of Scuff Resistance Testing In Pharmaceuticals

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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Pain Point Areas Of Beverage Packaging Industries – How These Can Be Dealt?

Pain Point Areas Of Beverage Packaging Industries – How These Can Be Dealt?

The beverage industry is considered as one of the most competitive industry among all consumables. And, their packaging is an important element to attract consumers. Attractive shapes, colorful bottles, fascinating punch lines; all are part of the promotional strategy. Along with that, the producer has to make sure that when it is......

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Why Color Matching Is A Problem In The Textile Industry?

Why Color Matching Is A Problem In The Textile Industry?

Textile industry works on 2 prime fundamentals; Color and Yarn. The long strands of fiber are woven together to form fabrics. The dying process can be done at yarn level or fiber level. Getting cent percent accuracy, the matching is a difficult task. But there is always a difference in the end......

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Snap Button Pull Out Tester – A Boon for Garment Industry

Snap Button Pull Out Tester – A Boon for Garment Industry

The garment industry is one of the most fascinated industry to look upon and to work in. Those who are working in this industry are the real people who can address the issues they face in their routine work. Delivering a good quality garment, in right budget is the prime aim of......

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How to Analyse The Strength of a Corrugated Carton?

How to Analyse The Strength of a Corrugated Carton?

Corrugated cartons or boxes is the most preferred way of packaging for long transits. It is supposed to keep the consignment intact and safe from the external environment. The condition in which the box reaches its destination depicts the quality control awareness of the manufacturer and the transporter too. Thus, it becomes......

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How to Test Vacuum Leak Testing?

How to Test Vacuum Leak Testing?

PET Containers such as bottles, jars are widely used for various packaging purposes in different industries. The PET bottles are used mainly in pharmaceutical industries to pack the medicines and syrups safely. Just like normal packaging materials and thermoplastics, a PET container does not release any toxic chemicals when they directly come......

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Ensure Best Quality of Plastics with Tensile Testing Machine

Ensure Best Quality of Plastics with Tensile Testing Machine

Significance of Plastic Products 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......

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Ensure Better Performance of Metals With Corrosion Test

Ensure Better Performance of Metals With Corrosion Test

Use of Metals in Industries Metals are widely used in various industries as per the current industrial scenario. Metals are used for various purposes like aerospace, aircraft, construction, industrial machinery and so forth. With the wide usage of the metals in different industries, it becomes essential to measure the outstanding properties of......

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How to Measure the Presence of Ash Content in Rubbers?

How to Measure the Presence of Ash Content in Rubbers?

Measuring the properties of rubbers is the major task to access the quality of the materials. One of the major properties is the percentage of ash content in rubber. The ash content property in rubbers can be determined by treating the rubber sample at a specific temperature and time. Along with this,......

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For Best Protection Against Destruction – Humidity Chamber

For Best Protection Against Destruction – Humidity Chamber

Building good customer relationship is significant for the success of the business. How to make your customer happy? The answer to this question is “maintain quality”. Customer purchase or order a product if the features are likeable but quality could only be determined once the product is used. For example, customer prefers......

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Test the Top Load Strength with Top Load Tester

Test the Top Load Strength with Top Load Tester

Use of PET Products in different Industries Intensive growth has been seen in PET Industries from last few years in the demand for PET bottles and other PET packaging products in different production verticals mainly in food & beverages, pharmaceuticals and much more. PET products offer significant benefits over the conservative sources......

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Ensure the Melting Rate of Plastics with MFI Tester

Ensure the Melting Rate of Plastics with MFI Tester

If we observe the world, we will find that we are completely surrounded by the plastics. Plastic nowadays are used in almost all production verticals due to various benefits such as its unbreakable strength, non-reactive nature to chemicals and acids, molding strength, etc. Plastics are widely used in beverage industries to pack......

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How to Measure the Wall Thickness of Quality?

How to Measure the Wall Thickness of Quality?

PET Bottles – Best Medium of Packaging Packaging is best way to safeguard the quality of the products. Packaging not only protect the packed good from environmental factors such as dust, contaminants, etc. but also protect the products from external threats such as compression or tension, leakage and many more during storage,......

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How to Make PET Containers Burst Proof?

How to Make PET Containers Burst Proof?

In today’s era, most of the companies are dependent on the PET and Preform industries mainly to fulfil the packaging requirement of liquids and semi-solid products. The industries that make use of the PET products as a primary method of packaging are pharmaceutical companies, food processing industries, carbonated drinks, chemical industries, bottling......

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Standardized Method to Measure Impact Resistance of Films

Standardized Method to Measure Impact Resistance of Films

Falling Dart method or Dart Impact is a traditional method that helps to assess the toughness and the impact strength of the plastic films. The test comprises of some specific configurations such as single dart, single drop height, and different weights of dart according to different standards that are introduced by national......

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How to Gauge the Effect of Environmental Factors on Polymers?

How to Gauge the Effect of Environmental Factors on Polymers?

Humidity Chambers – For Gauging Environmental Factors The Humidity test chambers are the testing instruments which are designed to satisfy the particular humidity creating necessities to perform different test programs. Customers nowadays days can make artificial atmosphere conditions easily inside the labs to view the impacts of distinctive ecological conditions on varied......

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How to Ascertain the Molecular Structure of Polymers?

How to Ascertain the Molecular Structure of Polymers?

Plastics are widely used to manufacture various types of household and industrial goods. The producers in plastic manufacturing units, first of all, test the properties of plastics before initiating the production procedure. The chief decision of the producers while setting their research centres is to test the characteristics of the plastics. This......

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How to Measure the Top Load Strength of PET Bottles?

How to Measure the Top Load Strength of PET Bottles?

PET and Preforms have acquired a huge space in the market which shows tremendous growth in PET and preform industries in last decade.  There is a remarkable increase in the demands of PET bottles and containers for packing different products due to several reasons. The PET containers have offer best means of......

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How to Test Burst Resistance of Packets and Sachets?

How to Test Burst Resistance of Packets and Sachets?

Packaging explains the quality of the products and also keeps the industrial and domestic products safe and unaffected from all types of impact and interferences. The major properties of packaging material are strength, quality and appearance. If any of the mentioned property is missed by the manufacturers, then it will be considered......

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How to Measure Color Quality of Textiles?

How to Measure Color Quality of Textiles?

Textile Industry is one of the booming sectors all across the globe. The demand for the high-quality textile product is day by day increasing among the customers due to style and fashion. This demand is exploding to a next level. The manufacturers are now competing at a very big level to build......

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Peel Tester for Adhesion Testing

Peel Tester for Adhesion Testing

Importance of Packaging Packaging industry plays a significant role as it offers highly safe and durable packaging products to all production verticals and helps to serve the packaging requirements of all the manufacturers of different production verticals. Why are Packaging Materials Required? Packaging significantly affects the appearance of the products. If the......

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Applications of Tensile Test

Applications of Tensile Test

Tensile testing is a most significant and popular test procedure which is performed in different production verticals to measure the elongation strength and durability of the products even in harsh working conditions. The test method provides the complete detail about the behaviour of the material when a material is subjected to tensile......

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How to Measure Burst Strength of Packaging?

How to Measure Burst Strength of Packaging?

Role of Packaging Products 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......

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Why is Abrasion Testing Necessary for Rubbers?

Why is Abrasion Testing Necessary for Rubbers?

Rubber is very versatile, elastic and widely used materials in all production verticals due to the various properties that it possesses. Rubber is used for manufacturing the domestic product, industrial products, accessories, toys, etc. Rubber is obtained from the plants, but the rubber material which is extracted from the plants is not......

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How to Conclude the Penetration Rate of Plastic Films?

How to Conclude the Penetration Rate of Plastic Films?

Use of Plastic Films in Different Industries Plastic films are widely used to pack different types of materials such as food products, stationery materials and many more. With the wide usage of plastic films, it is necessary to test the quality of the plastic films  by evaluating the properties of the plastic......

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Hot Air Ovens for Sterilization

Hot Air Ovens for Sterilization

What does the term sterilization mean? Sterilization is a process that removes the germs, small contaminants such as bacteria, virus, microbes and much more that are usually found on the surface of material. The process of sterilization can be done by means of irradiation, high pressure, chemicals, heat, etc. How to Perform......

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Bottle Wall Thickness Measurement in Pharmaceutical Industries

Bottle Wall Thickness Measurement in Pharmaceutical Industries

Packaging plays a significant role to enhance the appearance and quality of the products. Packaging helps to present the product beautifully in the market and ensures the safety of the products during the transportation, storage, and warehousing. Moreover, packaging helps to provide the information regarding the product’s ingredients. One of the significant......

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Use of Muffle Furnace in Different Industries

Use of Muffle Furnace in Different Industries

Plastics are used in different applications and in different industries to manufacture domestic goods as well as for industrial goods. Plastics are used on a large scale due to the outstanding properties of the plastics such as high compression strength, tensile strength, resistant to environmental factors, non-reactive to chemicals, and many more.......

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How to test the Intactness of PET Bottles?

How to test the Intactness of PET Bottles?

PET products are widely used in different production houses to fulfill 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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Determine the Defects in Plastics

Determine the Defects in Plastics

Importance of Plastics in Different Industries Plastics are widely used in different industries and domestic fronts. The plastics have many outstanding properties that make the material ideal for a variety of applications. One of the significant properties of plastics is the strength and the weight ratio as compared to other materials such......

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Crease Recovery Test of Fabrics

Crease Recovery Test of Fabrics

What is Crease? Crease is a fold or wrinkle in the fabric which is introduced unintentionally at some stages of processing. Crushing or crease of textile is a completely complex effect which involves compression, torsion, compression, etc. Crease Recovery is a basic property of cotton fabrics which show the ability of the......

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Gauges for Bottles Thickness Measurement

Gauges for Bottles Thickness Measurement

Thickness Measurement Gauges are very useful testing devices that are used in different production verticals to measure the wall thickness of PET bottles, glass bottles, heavy plastic bottles, jars, containers and other related products for testing purposes. These gauges are widely used to perform the non-destructive type of testing on ferrous, non-ferrous......

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Why Humidity Chambers Are Used In Testing Labs?

Why Humidity Chambers Are Used In Testing Labs?

Testing the humidity in very high temperature helps the manufacturers to determine the strength and reaction of the components in different and severe environmental conditions which involve high temperatures, fluctuating atmospheric conditions and high relative humidity. The test can be performed only when the material is subjected to the static state of......

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