ASTM D4577 - 19 - Standard Test Method for Compression Resistance of a Container Under Constant Load

ASTM D4577 - 19

Standard Test Method for Compression Resistance of a Container Under Constant Load

Status : Current   Published : April 2019

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1.1 This test method is designed to determine the resistance of a shipping container to a vertically applied constant load for either a specified time or to failure. The test method may also be used for palletized or unitized load configurations.

1.2  This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use. For specific precautionary statements, see Section 6.

1.3  This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.




Standard NumberASTM D4577 - 19
TitleStandard Test Method for Compression Resistance of a Container Under Constant Load
StatusCurrent
Publication Date01 April 2019
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Descriptors compression test, creep test, duration of load, packaging, shipping container, shipping unit, stacking life, storage environment
ICS55.040
PublisherASTM
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages8
File Size359 KB
Price£40.00


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