Products or Packaged Products in Mechanically Handled Bulk Transport Containers


Procedure 3H covers testing of bulk loads made up of one transport container or system consisting of the same product that because of their size and/or weight must be handled by mechanical means, for example, automotive parts in reusable racks..

Test Details

Requirements may include:

  1. Atmospheric conditioning
  2. Shock and impact
  3. Random vibration
  4. Compression.

Types of packaging tested under this method

  1. Mechanically handled bulk loads (bulk containers)

Please Note: The information outlined above is to be used as reference for ISTA 3H. Please refer to  ISTA's  website for full details.

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