Mechanical Testing

For packaging, mechanical testing subjects the package design to the stresses that may be experienced during handling, transportation, storage and use.  Typical mechanical tests for packaging include:

DDL uses mechanical testing methods such as:

For product and materials, mechanical testing reveals the behaviors when a force is applied to the test specimen.  Mechanical testing shows whether the material or part is adequately designed for its intended mechanical application.  The products that are protected by packaging and the materials that make up the packaging can undergo a wide spectrum of testing:  

Have a question about mechanical testing? Please contact us or Ask our Testing Expert about your next mechanical testing project.

You can also contact us at 800-229-4235.

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DDL's Testing Locations

DDL’s testing laboratories are located in Eden Prairie, MN and Fountain Valley, CA. Learn more about the different testing services provided at each location.

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