UNLIMITED FREE ACCESS TO THE WORLD'S BEST IDEAS

SUBMIT
Already an Engineering360 user? Log in.

This is embarrasing...

An error occurred while processing the form. Please try again in a few minutes.

Customize Your Engineering360 Experience

Finish!
Privacy Policy

This is embarrasing...

An error occurred while processing the form. Please try again in a few minutes.

ASTM International - ASTM D3078-94

Standard Test Method for Determination of Leaks in Flexible Packaging by Bubble Emission

inactive
Buy Now
Organization: ASTM International
Publication Date: 1 January 1994
Status: inactive
Page Count: 2
ICS Code (Packaging and distribution of goods in general): 55.020
scope:

1.1 This test method covers the determination of gross leaks in flexible packaging containing a headspace gas. Test sensitivity is limited to 1 X 10 -5 atm cm3/s (1 X 10 -6 Pa m3/s).

1.2 Small leaks may not be detected by this procedure. Viscoelastic effects on the products, or entrapped air, become significant and prevent passage through small openings. Positive pressure inside the pouch after the vacuum is drawn may force the product to plug small leaks. The size of the leak that can be detected is dependent upon the products contained, the nature of the packaging material, and the test parameters selected.

1.3 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 and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

Document History

January 15, 2021
Standard Test Method for Determination of Leaks in Flexible Packaging by Bubble Emission
1.1 This test method covers the determination of gross leaks in flexible packaging containing a headspace gas. Test sensitivity is limited to 1x10-5 atm cm3/s (1x10-6 Pa m3/s) or even less sensitive...
August 1, 2013
Standard Test Method for Determination of Leaks in Flexible Packaging by Bubble Emission
1.1 This test method covers the determination of gross leaks in flexible packaging containing a headspace gas. Test sensitivity is limited to 1 × 10−5 atm cm3/s (1 × 10 −6 Pa m3/s) or even less...
April 1, 2008
Standard Test Method for Determination of Leaks in Flexible Packaging by Bubble Emission
1.1 This test method covers the determination of gross leaks in flexible packaging containing a headspace gas. Test sensitivity is limited to 1 × 10−5 atm cm3/s (1 × 10−6 Pa m3/s) or even less...
April 1, 2008
Standard Test Method for Determination of Leaks in Flexible Packaging by Bubble Emission
1.1 This test method covers the determination of gross leaks in flexible packaging containing a headspace gas. Test sensitivity is limited to 1 × 10−5 atm cm3/s (1 × 10−6 Pa m3/s) or even less...
December 10, 2002
Standard Test Method for Determination of Leaks in Flexible Packaging by Bubble Emission
1.1 This test method covers the determination of gross leaks in flexible packaging containing a headspace gas. Test sensitivity is limited to 1 x 10-5 atm cm3/s (1 x 10-6 Pa m3/s) or even less...
ASTM D3078-94
January 1, 1994
Standard Test Method for Determination of Leaks in Flexible Packaging by Bubble Emission
1.1 This test method covers the determination of gross leaks in flexible packaging containing a headspace gas. Test sensitivity is limited to 1 X 10 -5 atm cm3/s (1 X 10 -6 Pa m3/s). 1.2 Small leaks...
Advertisement