ASTM F88 Testing

The Applied Technical Services Family of Companies (FoC) determines the seal strength of flexible barrier materials in accordance with ASTM F88 testing standards.

What is ASTM F88?
The American Society for Testing and Materials developed F88 as a standard test method for assessing the seal strength of flexible barrier materials often used in medical packaging. ASTM F88 determines how adept a package seal is at resisting separation. The standard is popular amongst medical packaging manufacturers because it’s highly effective at ensuring that a package’s seal can maintain the sterility of the package’s contents.
About Our ASTM F88 Testing Services
Our package testing experts carefully conduct tests in compliance with common ASTM standards, such as ASTM F88. Our ASTM F88 tests reveal important information regarding the product’s average seal strength and maximum seal strength.
Why is ASTM F88 Package Testing Important?
Seal strength is an important factor to consider when evaluating a package’s suitability for a specific application. The ASTM F88 is an effective way for package manufacturers to test the durability and integrity of their product’s design. Our ASTM F88-complaint services help our clients do the following:
About Our Package Testing Services

In addition to our ASTM F88-compliant services, we also conduct ASTM D642, ASTM D4332, and ISO 11607 tests to ensure that our clients’ packaging systems are effective in different conditions and environments. We offer an extensive list of package testing services, including:

About the ATS Family of Companies
The ATS Family of Companies consists of a nationwide network of experts, businesses, and brick-and-mortar locations that combine to create a capable industrial testing and inspection company. As an ISO 9001 quality management system, we continuously reinvest in our staff and capabilities, ensuring that our clients receive world-class service from each of our departments. Please call +1 (888) 287-5227 or submit an online service request to speak with an ATS representative about our ASTM F88 testing services

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