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Water vapor transmission rate (WVTR) of films and sheeting

ASTM F1249, ISO 15106-2
Determination of the water vapor transmission rate (WVTR) according to the ASTM F1249 standard. WVTR describes the amount of water vapor that passes through a … Read more

Oxygen transmission rate (OTR) of films and sheeting

ASTM D3985, ASTM F1927, ASTM F2622-08, …
Determination of the oxygen transmission rate of films and sheet-like materials. The test is performed on two parallel samples … Read more

Chemical characterization of medical devices by ISO 10993-18

ISO 10993-18
Chemical characterization by the ISO 10993-18 standard is performed to identify the constituents of a medical device and to estimate and control the risks associated with its chemical … Read more

Oxygen transmission rate (OTR) of packages

ASTM F1307
This test is designed to measure the oxygen transmission rate of finished packages, including cups, bottles, trays, and containers. Two replica measurements are included in the test price. Temperature can be … Read more

Water absorbance of paper or board with the Cobb method

This test measures the water absorption properties of paper and board. The method is not suitable for grades with grammage less than 50 g/m2 or embossed paper. It is also unsuitable for highly water-absorbing papers, … Read more

Water vapor transmission rate (WVTR) of packages

This test is designed to measure the water vapor transmission rate (WVTR) of packages, such as cups, bottles, trays, and containers. The analysis includes three replica measurements. This test is not suitable for films or … Read more

Water vapor transmission rate (WVTR) of paper or board with the gravimetric dish method

DIN 53122-1
The gravimetric dish method can be used to determine the water vapor transmission rate (WVTR) of materials that have a high water vapor … Read more

Colour fastness of dyed paper and board

EN 646
This test is used to evaluate the color fastness of dyed or printed paper or board that is intended to come into contact with food. The applied simulants are Olive oil, 3% acetic acid, Alkaline salt solution (saliva simulant), … Read more

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Density determination of plastics and polymers

ISO 1183-1
In this analysis, the density of plastics and polymers is determined by the immersion method specified in part A of the ISO 1183-1 standard. The method is suitable for plastic granulates and for products and … Read more

Diesel exhaust fluid (e.g. AdBlue) testing according to ISO 22241

ISO 22241-1
Diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) is an additive used in diesel-powered vehicles to help the catalytic reduction of nitrous oxides. Thus, the use of AdBlue and other exhaustive fluids … Read more

Simulated distillation of petroleum fractions according to ASTM D7169

ASTM D7169
Simulated distillation (SimDist or Simdis) according to the ASTM D7169 standard helps determine the boiling point of petroleum fractions. Sample needs to be soluble to CS2. The … Read more

Linear thermal expansion of solids with a rod dilatometer

ASTM E228
A dilatometer is used to determine the linear thermal expansion of a material as a function of temperature. The temperature range of the measurement is generally between 25 °C and 1,600 °C. There … Read more

Manure & compost – Analysis package 3

Standard analysis for manure/compost. The package includes the analyzes listed below: • Specific weight • Total Nitrogen • Soluble Nitrogen • K and P • Water soluble Phosphorous • Moisture • Loss on ignition Manure samples should be taken … Read more

Powder flowability characterization

Measurement to determine the powder flowability index according to ASTM D6393 standard for bulk solids characterization. The method includes the measurement and calculation of the following: Angle of repose, Aerated bulk density, Packed bulk … Read more

SEC-MALS of high molar weight polymers

SEC-MALS (size exclusion chromatography with multi-angle light scattering) is a polymer analysis method that is used to characterize the molar masses and branching properties of polymers. This analysis gives information about a high … Read more

Carbon dioxide (CO2) transmission rate through films and sheeting

ASTM F2476-20
This measurement determines the transmission rate of carbon dioxide (CO2) through a single or multi-layered plastic film or sheeting with an infrared detector. The … Read more

Cobb–Unger oil absorbance test for paper and board

In this absorption test, castor oil is used to evaluate the oil absorbance of a paper or board product. During the analysis, oil is applied on top of the sample with an L&W Cobb sizing tester, and the mass of oil absorbed by … Read more

Degree of substitution of chemically modified carbohydrates

Determination of the degree of substitution of chemically modified carbohydrate samples with the 31P NMR method. Suitable for mono-, di-, oligo- and polysaccharides. Price includes sample preparation through … Read more

Grammage of paper and board

EN ISO 536
Determination of the grammage of paper, board and corrugated board. Read more

High-resolution mass spectrometry (HRMS)

High-resolution mass spectrometry (HRMS) is an analytical technique for determining the exact molecular masses of various compounds. The high accuracy makes HRMS ideal for the identification of molecular structures, ranging from small … Read more

Refractive index of plastics

ISO 489
A refractometric method for measuring the refractive index of molded parts, casts, or extruded sheets or films, using a refractometer. The test is suitable for isotropic transparent, translucent, colored and anisotropic materials. The method … Read more

Bulk of paper or board

Bulk is the ratio of paper's or board's thickness to its basis weight. Read more

Conductivity of aqueous extracts of paper, board or pulp

ISO 6587
With this test, the conductivity of water extraction (hot or cold) from a paper, board, or pulp sample is measured. The extraction is performed with deionized water, therefore the results may vary … Read more

Manure & compost – Analysis package 1

The basic analysis package for manure or compost includes the analyses listed below: • Specific weight • Dry matter • Soluble Nitrogen • Total Nitrogen • P and K Manure samples should be taken within 1 to 2 weeks of application. Composts may … Read more

Minimum film formation temperature (MFFT)

ASTM D2354, ISO 2115
MFFT is the lowest temperature at which a latex, emulsion, or adhesive will uniformly coalesce when laid on a substrate as a thin film. An accurate MFFT value allows the formulation of products that … Read more

Water vapor transmission rate (WVTR) of textiles

ASTM E96
Water vapor transmission rate testing is used to evaluate the breathability of textiles. The ASTM E96 test measures the amount of water vapor that passes through the fabric in a controlled environment. The … Read more

Automotive diesel testing package according to EN 590 standard

EN ISO 10370, EN ISO 12156-1, EN ISO 12185, …
Standard EN 590 outlines the testing requirements and methods for diesel fuel quality testing. The following tests … Read more

Change of dimensions of paper or board upon change in humidity or immersion in water

PN 85/P-50157, PN 92/P-50158
With this test, the dimensional changes of a paper sample are measured after immersion in water. The measurements are … Read more

Ethanol testing by EN 15376

The analysis is intended for ethanol used as a blending component for petrol. All the parameters mentioned in standard EN 15376 are included in the analysis. Read more

Fastness to light – Xenotest of paper or board

EN ISO 105-B02, ISO 12040
This test is used to determine the effect of artificial daylight (D65) on the color of paper or board. During the test, the sample is exposed to filtered xenon arc light to … Read more

Gasoline testing package according to EN 228 standard

EN ISO 12185, EN ISO 20846, EN ISO 2160, …
Standard EN 228 outlines the testing requirements and methods for gasoline quality testing. The following tests are included in the … Read more

Grammage of component papers separated from corrugated cardboard

EN ISO 536
Grammage measures the weight of the sample in relation to its area. Grammage values are commonly used to categorize different board and paper grades. In this method, the components … Read more

Home compostability

ISO 11268-1, ISO 11268-2, ISO 14855, …
Home composting provides an effective way to manage organic waste on a small scale or within a household setting, involving the transformation of organic matter into compost through the activity … Read more

Identification of an unknown sample

Measurlabs offers tailor-made analysis packages for unidentified samples. Our experts will formulate the needed analysis package based on the information provided by the customer. The formulated package aims to provide sufficient information to … Read more

Lightfastness of textiles according to EN ISO 105-B02 (up to note 6)

EN ISO 105-B02
This test determines the resistance of color of all kinds of textiles to artificial natural daylight (D65) up to note 6 of standard ISO 105-B02. Read more

Lightfastness of textiles according to EN ISO 105-B02 (up to note 7)

EN ISO 105-B02
This test determines the resistance of color of all kinds of textiles to artificial natural daylight (D65) up to note 7 of the standard. Read more

Lightfastness of textiles moistened with artificial sweat

EN ISO 105-B07
This test determines the resistance of color of all kinds of textiles to the combined effect of artificial sweat and artificial daylight (D65). Read more

Magnetometry with a vibrating-sample magnetometer

Magnetometry provides information on the magnetic properties of the sample material as a function of the magnetic field. A vibrating-sample magnetometer (VSM), also referred to as a Foner magnetometer, is used in the … Read more

Manure & compost - Analysis package 2

The basic analysis package for manure or compost includes the analyses listed below: • Specific weight • Dry matter • Soluble Nitrogen • Total Nitrogen • P, K, Ca, Mg, Na, Cu, Mn, Zn and B Manure samples should be taken within 1 to 2 weeks of … Read more

Melting point of fibers and threads

Determination of fiber melting point using the Kofler bench. The maximum testing temperature is 260 °C. Read more

Picosecond ultrasonics

It is a non-destructive technique in which picosecond acoustic pulses penetrate into thin films or nanostructures to reveal internal features such as film thickness as well as cracks, delaminations, and voids. Read more

Refractive index of powder sample

Measurement of the refractive index of powder samples with Becke line microscopic method. Read more

pH of aqueous extracts in cold or hot water extractions of paper, board or pulp

ISO 6588, PN 84/P-50109
With this test, the pH of water extraction (hot or cold) from a paper, board, or pulp sample is measured. The extraction is performed … Read more

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