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Standard of Carton Drop Test

2019/3/18

Involves the range of inspection are: ceramics inspection, glass inspection, Tableware inspection, furniture inspection, home textiles inspection, hardware inspection (indoor, outdoor) etc., some of small classification didn't described as above such as (PE, PVC gloves, nails, etc.).
 


Involving customers are: CGSA WGAL, KAL, OBI, THD, TESCO, LENOX, AUCHAN, SIPLEC.
 
Inspection standards can be according to European standard to perform, can also according to customer requirements to perform.
 
 

1. Purpose: To check if the packaging is security to contain product during transportation when inspector conducts inspection.

2. Scope: It is for the product packaging which would be damaged and / or without fragile marking during transportation. And this WI is only for the individual packaged-product of weight 150 lbs (68kgs) or less. (Note: if client has any requirement on this test, inspector should conduct it.)

3. Method, procedure and requirement:
3.1 Requirement: The packaged-product should withstand free drops after testing as requirement according to actual packaging status (refer to table 2).

3.2 Method and procedure: And the drop test must be taken with the rule of one corner, three edges and six faces according to the following table 1 and conduct on concrete floor.
 
Table 1
Seq
Orientation
Specific face,edge or corner(see below figure)
1
Corner
Most fragile face-3 corner,if not know ,test 2-3-5
2
Edge
Shortest edge radiating from the corner tested
3
Edge
Next longest edge radiating from the corner tested
4
Edge
Longest edge radiating from the corner tested
5
Face
One of the smallest faces
6
Face
Opposite small face
7
Face
One of the medium faces
8
Face
Opposite medium face
9
Face
One of the largest faces
10
Face
Opposite large face
 
 
Table 2
Equal to or greater than
But less then
Free fall
lb
kg
lb
kg
In
mm
0
0
21
10
30
760
21
10
41
19
24
610
41
19
61
28
18
460
61
28
100
45
12
310
100
45
150
68
8
200

 

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