Our card testing is made in accordance with British standard and International standard BS ISO/IEC 10373-1 (test methods) and ISO/IEC 7810 (specification) or ANSI INCITS 322.
ISO 10373-1 details a wide range of mechanical, environmental and dimensional tests for identification cards. Tests include:
- Card warpage
- Peel strength
- Resistance to chemicals (including salt spray)
- Bending and torisional stiffness
ISO 24789 and ISO 10373-1 detail a wide range of mechanical, environmental and dimensional tests for identification cards.
Smithers Pira also carries out adversarial and challenge testing including the resistance to tampering and counterfeiting.