Test methods for films
Description Test method Test name Cost per test ($)
Gloss ASTM D2457 Standard test method for specular gloss of plastic films and solid plastics 25
Haze ASTM D1003 Standard test method for haze and luminous transmittance of transparent plastics 25
Tensile properties ASTM D882 Standard test method for tensile properties of thin plastic sheeting 125
Coefficient of friction ASTM D1894 Standard test method for static and kinetic coefficients of friction of plastic film and sheeting 100
Trouser tear ASTM D1938 Standard test method for tear-propagation resistance (trouser tear) of
plastic film and thin sheeting by a single-tear method
Dyne test ASTM D2578 Standard test method for wetting tension of polyethylene and
polypropylene films
Contact angle Polytest method Contact angle on Tantec contact angle meter 100
Dimensional stability ASTM D1204 Standard test method for linear dimensional changes of nonrigid
thermoplastic sheeting or film at elevated temperature
WVTR ASTM E96 Standard test methods for water vapor transmission of materials 350
Hot antifog test As needed Hot antifog test developed per customer request Call for quote
Cold antifog test As needed Cold antifog test developed per customer request Call for quote