Grease resistance of paper or board with the turpentine method

This test determines the penetration of greases and oil, commonly found in foodstuffs. The test can be used to evaluate and grade the usability of greaseproof papers and vegetable parchments.

The analysis might not be suitable to evaluate packaging materials that are intended to contain these oils or greases, but it can give a preliminary indication of the paper's grease resistance.

Suitable sample matrices
Paper and board
Typical turnaround time
3 weeks after receiving the samples
Available quality systems
Accredited test method

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First sample (Excl. VAT):
304 €
Additional samples (Excl. VAT):
192 €per sample
If you have a large number of samples, contact us for a possible discount.

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