Edgewise crush test (ECT) from cardboard

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Edgewise crush test (ECT) measures the edge strength of boards. The results give indication about the board's resistance to crushing during processing and use. In the test, the test specimen is loaded perpendicular to the open edge of the board sample.

Suitable sample matrices
Corrugated board
Typical turnaround time
2 weeks after receiving the samples
Quality system
Accredited test method, Accredited testing laboratory
ISO 3037
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