Tensile strength of paper and paperboard

Mechanical testingMechanical testing

Physical properties of paper goods should be able function as they are inteded. Small variations in the paper/paperboard can affect the mechanical properties of the product. The products should be able to must withstand certain forces during manufacturing, transportation, shipping and use. Tensile test measures the paper or board sample's tensile strength and elongation in machine direction (MD) and cross direction (CD).

Suitable sample matrices
Paper and board
Typical turnaround time
2 weeks after receiving the samples
Quality system
Accredited test method, Accredited testing laboratory
Device families
Universal tester
ISO 1924-2, ISO 1924-3
Method expert


First sample


per sample

Additional samples


per sample

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