SCT from paper or board

Material testingMaterial testing
Mechanical testingMechanical testing

SCT (short span compression tests) is one of the most commonly used testing methods in determining paper's and cartonboard's compressional strength. In this test, the sample is conditioned in standard conditions (23°C/50% RH), after which the SCT is measured in machine direction (MD) and in cross direction (CD).

Suitable sample matrices
Paper and board
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Accredited test method, Accredited testing laboratory
ISO 9895
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