ASTM International - ASTM D3198-97(2002)
Standard Test Method for Application and Removal Torque of Threaded or Lug-Style Closures
|Publication Date:||10 September 1997|
|ICS Code (Packaging materials and accessories):||55.040|
1.1 This test method covers the application with a given torque of a threaded or lug-style closure to a container, and measures the torque required to unscrew the closure from a container.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The inch-pound units given in parentheses are for information only.
1.3This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.