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BP 10 - 33611 CESTAS - FRANCE
T +33 (0) 5 57 97 02 33
F +33 (0) 5 57 83 53 73
SGS SERCOVAM Etupes
BP 61059 - 25460 ETUPES - FRANCE
T +33 (0) 3 81 32 24 30
F +33 (0) 3 81 32 22 62
TESTS ON FOOD PACKAGING, COSMETIC AND WINE&SPIRITS PACKAGING, INDUSTRIAL PACKAGING, MEDICAL PACKAGING
provides several solutions against to insure that packagings protect perfectly products,: • Physical risks: heat, cold, UV. … • Chemical risks: humidity, corrosion… Climatic Climatic ageing laboratory has more than 100 automatic climatic rooms performing dry or wet heat and cold temperatures (1 to 30 m3) according to NFENISO 9142: Adhesives - Guide for the selection of ageing test normal conditions of stuck assemblies in laboratory and CEI 60068-2: Environmental tests. UV ageing The UV ageing laboratory has more than 27 devices. Several exposure conditions can be simulated on packagings during their using. The appearance (colour, gloss, duskiness …) change or damages more important such as cracks, blistering appear will be assessed at the end of exposure according to ISO 4892: Plastics - Method of exposure to laboratory light sources and NF Q64-022: Printings, printing ink and supports – Fastness to light with xenon lamp. Corrosion SERCOVAM simulates several conditions with more 20 corrosion rooms: neutral salt spray (NSS), acetic acid salt spray (AASS), Cass-test (CASS: Copper Accelerated Salt Spray) according to ASTM B117: Standard Practice for Operating Salt Spray (fog) apparatus and ISO 9227: Corrosion tests in artificial atmospheres - Salt spray tests.