SCT from paper or board

SCT (short span compression test) 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
Minimum sample amount
10 A4 sheets
Typical turnaround time
3 weeks after receiving the samples
Quality system
Accredited test method, Accredited testing laboratory
ISO 9895
Method expert
Ville Roininen
Ville Roininen
Price (VAT 0)
First sample: 110 €
Additional samples: 71 € per sample

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