Water vapor transmission rate (WVTR) of packages

This test is designed to measure the water vapor transmission rate (WVTR) of packages, such as cups, bottles, trays, and containers. The analysis includes three replica measurements.

This test is not suitable for films or sheeting. Please see the Water Vapor Transmission Rate (WVTR) of Films and Sheeting.

Upon ordering, please specify the sample dimensions and desired testing conditions. The chosen temperature can be between 15 and 55°C and the relative humidity between 20 and 100% RH.

Suitable sample matrices
Cups, trays, bottles, containers and other finished packages
Required sample quantity
3 pcs
Typical turnaround time
4 weeks after receiving the samples
Detection limit
0.01 g / package / day
Available quality systems
Measurlabs validated method

Pricing and online order

Price per sample (Excl. VAT):
656 €

We also charge a 97 € service fee per order.

Large batches of samples are eligible for discounts.

Samples are entered during checkout.

Our experts review all orders to ensure the testing method is suitable for your needs and samples.

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