Incoming Plastics Laboratory Test Requests

Contract Laboratory has received the following Plastics Laboratory Test Requests which need to be fulfilled! These Laboratory Test Requests are received from a variety of sources ranging from start-up companies to large, multinational Fortune 500 corporations, international organizations, well-respected universities and government agencies that are actively seeking Independent, Third-Party Plastics Laboratories to perform their Plastics Testing, Analysis, Assays, Product Development, Scientific Research Experiments, Inspections, Certifications, and Engineering Projects. If you are a Plastics laboratory that would like more information on these Plastics projects, please visit our registration page or call toll us free 1-855-377-6821.

Below are our 50 most recent Plastics laboratory test requests. Please log in to see more.

Service Request 17-01591

Plastics

Plastics laboratory needed for gamma ray irradiation and measurement of light transmittance in PET bottles used in food and beverages. For measurement of light transmittance, it must be measured at 540-550nm. CFU should be less than or equal to 10 for mould, yeast and aerobic bacteria.
CFU should be less than or equal to 5 for coliform.
CFU should be 0 for E. Coli.

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Test Request 17-01570

Plastics

LONG-TERM TESTING Aerospace company needs materials laboratory for testing new aircraft part including mechanical property testing for composites and plastics.Our immediate needs are tests for Flexural and Bearing strength of Lamitex Fr-4 Glass/Epoxy material per ASTM D790-15 and ASTM D953-10 accordingly.Tests required to support certification of newly designed aircraft parts.

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Test Request 17-01511

Plastics

Plastics laboratory needed for ASTM testing to ASTM D6954-04 Standard Guide for Exposing and Testing Plastics that Degrade in the Environment by a Combination of Oxidation and Biodegradation

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Service Request 17-01510

Plastics

Contract Sterilizer needed for the sterilization of plastic disposable petri dishes as well as specifications for their packaging.

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Test Request 17-01463

Plastics

Plastics laboratory needed for ISO biodegradability testing as per ISO 15985, Determination of the ultimate anaerobic biodegradation and disintegration under high-solids anaerobic-digestion conditions -- Method by analysis of released biogas

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Test Request 17-01459

Plastics

Medical Device laboratory needed for surgery simulation and functional testing of sterile surgical packs after sterilization including on:
- aged samples (2 years past used by date) for: appearance (noting any signs of discolouration)
- functionality (whether the components within the pack show no adverse affect on the brittleness of the plastics, bungs breaking up in syringes etc).

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Test Request 17-01407

Plastics

Materials laboratory needed for ASTM Testing of plastics to ASTM D2990 Standard Test Methods for Tensile, Compressive, and Flexural Creep and Creep, Rupture of Fiberglass Reinforced Plastics.

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17-01351

Plastics

LONG-TERM TESTING Materials laboratories needed for proficiency testing for inter-laboratory comparisons for method validation (and) accreditation of the following four ISO standards:

ISO 4589-2:2017, Plastics -- Determination of burning behaviour by oxygen index, ISO 4589-3:2017, EN 13758-1:2001+A1:2006 (part 1), EN 13758-2:2003+A1:2006 (part 2),

ISO 105-J05 (part 1, part 2, part 3), Textiles -- Tests for colour fastness -- Part J05: Method for the instrumental assessment of the colour inconstancy of a specimen with change in illuminant (CMCCON02)

ISO 3795:2001, Road vehicles, and tractors and machinery for agriculture and forestry -- Determination of burning behaviour of interior materials

ISO 4312:2001. Surface active agents -- Evaluation of certain effects of laundering -- Methods of analysis and test for unsoiled cotton control cloth

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Test Request 17-01349

Plastics

Large industrial supplier needs plastics laboratory for roughness testing on rubber sheets.

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Test Request 17-01328

Plastics

Plastics laboratory needed for shrink film testing for:
puncture thumb edge, puncture sharp edge, tear strength and haze

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Test Request 17-01310

Plastics

Polymer laboratory needed for Coefficient of Friction (COF) testing on plastic film samples to ASTM D1894, Standard Test Method for Static and Kinetic Coefficients of Friction of Plastic Film and Sheeting.

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Test Request 17-01303

Plastics

Toxicology laboratory needed for USP biological reactivity testing of rubber and or silicone used in pharmaceutical products to USP 6, Plastics Test

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Test Request 17-01232

Plastics

Plastics laboratory needed for ASTM testing of plastic film and sheeting for water vapor using a modulated infrared sensor to ASTM F1249-13 test method for water vapor transmission rate.

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Test Request 17-01177

Plastics

Materials laboratory needed for USDOT certification testing of 30 gal bio boxes for transporting Corrosive Class 8 UN3261 materials.

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Test Request 17-01169

Plastics

Medical Device laboratory needed for several microbiology and toxicology tests of a polypropylene orthodontic device.

o Mercury limits
o Microbial limit test
o Toxicology assessment
o RIPT assessment (for products that touch skin)
o Plastics test/safety

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Test Request 17-01149

Plastics

Environmental toxicology laboratory needed for eco-toxicity testing on a pipe liner to be used in culverts in California.

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Test Request 17-01143

Plastics

Plastics laboratory needed for acetaldehyde testing for PET bottle preforms by gas chromatography.

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Test Request 17-01134

Plastics

Polymer laboratory needed for testing water vapors and oxygen gas permeability testing of new improvement in barrier of food packaging films made by blending two polymers.

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Test Request 17-01127

Plastics

Materials laboratory needed for UV resistance testing in HDPE Corrugated Flexible Pipe used as an electrical conduit

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Test Request 17-01114

Plastics

Polymer laboratory needed forGas chromatography mass spectrometry GC-MS analysis to determine the organic purity of 2-Octyl cyanoacrylate monomer using with Agilent 7820A or Shimadzu GC-2010.

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Test Request 17-01039

Plastics

Construction materials company for agriculture needs polymer laboratory to test content analysis of PVC

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Test Request 17-00919

Plastics

Consumer products / textiles laboratory needed for polyester textile fiber testing for silicone composition.

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Test Request 17-00878

Plastics

Medical device laboratory needed for biodegradability testing on two different types of medical gloves to ASTM D5511 - Standard Test Method for Determining Anaerobic Biodegradation of Plastic Materials Under High-Solids Anaerobic-Digestion Conditions

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Test Request 17-00874

Plastics

LONG-TERM TESTING Plastics laboratory needed for ingredient analysis of recycled PET (RPET) for benzene, acetaldehyde, and limonene measurable in PPB.

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Test Request 17-00862

Plastics

INDIA snack food manufacturer needs packaging laboratory for package integrity testing of snack bar pouch which consists of three layer laminates including NAT PE, aluminum, and MATT BOPP.

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Test Request 17-00855

Plastics

Materials laboratory needed for confirmatory testing of jointing materials for sewer drains to DIN 4062, Cold processable plastic jointing materials for sewerdrains - Jointing materials for prefabricated parts of concrete, requirements, testing and processing

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Test Request 17-00850

Plastics

Automotive laboratory needed for several tests on plastics oil pan auto parts including oil pan assembly fatigue resistance (vibration test), M8 bushing pull out test, stone impact test, 21 day heat age test, pressure burst test, thermal cycle sealability - 100 cycle leakage test, tightness test, CCM testing, oil pan material check, final assembly check, dimensional check, drain plug torque to failure test, and drain plug gasket repeated installation

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Test Request 17-00849

Plastics

Materials laboratory needed for ASTM Thermal Stiffness property testing as per ASTM D 1043 Stiffness Properties of Plastics as a Function of Temperature by Means of a Torsion Test of 3 rubber parts. The property measured by this test is the apparent modulus of rigidity, G, sometimes called the apparent shear modulus of elasticity. It is important to note that this property is not the same as the modulus of elasticity, E, measured in tension, flexure, or compression.

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Test Request 17-00847

Plastics

Materials laboratory needed for determination of optical transmission characteristics of red plastic lens resin used in laser receiver products. The optical transmission characteristics are important for this part so that it can filter sunlight while passing near IR laser wavelengths.

The study involves determination of the total transmissibility vs. wavelength for various red plastic lens samples. The wavelength range of interest is roughly 250-1250 nanometers (in 1 nm increments) at a minimum. A report shall be provided that includes the following at a minimum, test lab name, test date, test equipment used, test specimen condition, and graphical results of the optical transmission range, minimally including 250-1250 nm in 1 nm increments, for each sample

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Test Request 17-00837

Plastics

Packaging laboratory needed for child resistant packaging testing of plastic caps under CFR 16, Part 1700,Poison Prevention Packaging

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Test Request 17-00834

Plastics

LONG-TERM TESTING Plastics laboratory needed for acetaldehyde and viscosity testing of PET to 2 ASTM standards:
for acetaldehyde according ASTM F2013-10 Determination of Residual Acetaldehyde in Polyethylene Terephthalate Bottle Polymer Using an Automated Static Head-Space Sampling Device and a Capillary Gas Chromatography with a Flame Ionization Detector and
IV according ASTM 4603-96, Determining Inherent Viscosity of Poly(EthyleneTerephthalate) (PET) by Glass Capillary Viscometer

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Test Request 17-00823

Plastics

LONG-TERM TESTING Polymer laboratory needed for polyvinyl limit value testing on a variety of plastic formulations

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Test Request 17-00819

Plastics

Polymer laboratory needed for UV resistance / weathering testing to ISO-21898 of a standard polypropylene (plastic) jumbo bag for stone and iron ore. Lab in India requested.

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Test Request 17-00816

Plastics

Food packaging laboratory needed for FDA direct food contact compliance testing for compostable PLA foam products used in packaging of meats, fish, poultry and fresh produce.

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Test Request 17-00815

Plastics

Pharmaceutical packaging laboratory needed for USP testing of polypropylene vials as per USP 671 for moisture transmission rate and spectral transmission (light resistance)

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Test Request 17-00789

Plastics

Materials laboratory needed for ASTM thermal conductivity testing of plastic roofing product to ASTM C518 (Standard Test Method for Steady-State Thermal Transmission Properties by Means of the Heat Flow Meter Apparatus test) .

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Test Request 17-00770

Plastics

Polymer laboratory needed to identify composition of a gelatinous elastomer product and a coating product used for breast prostheses and other medical applications. The elastomer consists of polymer pellets and medical grade mineral oil.

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Test Request 17-00761

Plastics

Construction materials laboratory needed for plastIcs testing for identification of additives in plastic pipes

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Test Request 17-00742

Plastics

Plastics construction materials company needs laboratory for Solar Reflectance Index SRI measurement for LEED compliance to ASTM E1980

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Test Request 17-00740

Plastics

Materials laboratory needed for development of fire retardant rubber products as per EN 4554 fire testing of materials and components for trains

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Test Request 17-00736

Plastics

Polymer laboratory requested for migration study of a resin used in food contact (packaging) materials.

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Test Request 17-00734

Plastics

Materials laboratory needed for expanded rubber testing studies to three DIN EN ISO Standards:
- Coefficient of thermal conductivity according DIN EN ISO 8497,
- Water vapor diffusion resistance factor according DIN EN ISO 12086
- Fire behavior according EN 13501-1:2007

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Test Request 17-00697

Plastics

University Research Scientist needs analytical chemistry laboratory for polymer analysis by GPC Gel Permission Chromatography.

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Test Request 17-00690

Plastics

Materials laboratory needed for ASTM testing for thermal conductivity of nitrile rubber Insulation foam at 0, 20, and 40 Celcius to ASTM C 518 and ASTM C 177 test methods

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Test Request 17-00672

Plastics

ISO 17025 certified laboratory needed for OECD physical / chemical testing of solid materials and an octanol / water solution as per three OECD standard methods: OECD107 Partition Coefficient (n-octanol/water): shake flask method , OECD 117 Partition Coefficient (n-octanol/water), HPLC method, and OECD123 Partition Coefficient (1-octanol/water): slow-stirring method

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Test Request 17-00671

Plastics

Food toxicology laboratory needed for safety testing of polymers and polyethylene terephthalate (PET) used in food products.

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Test Request 17-00668

Plastics

Construction materials laboratory needed for bisphenol BPA testing in polypropylene sheets

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Test Request 17-00667

Plastics

Polymer Laboratory needed for self-accelerating polymerization temperature SAPT testing to UN3532 United Nations Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods

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Test Request 17-00655

Plastics

Food laboratory needed for HDPE packaging failure investigation testing to identify cause of smell in dried cereal puff packed in HDPE canister bottle.

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Test Request 17-00651

Plastics

Automotive laboratory needed for VW-Audi plastics melamine resin foam testing for conformance to VW Audi requirements.

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Test Request 17-00616

Plastics

LONG TERM TESTING Plastics laboratory needed for chemical composition analysis for nitrogen content (should be theoretical N~1500 ppm) in 3 plastic pellets containing ~30% carbon black.

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