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CTS Containerboard Program: Interlaboratory Programs

EPTIS factsheet 137767 | Last revision 2022-07-12 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts137767 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts137767

PT provider
PT provider Collaborative Testing Services Collaborative Testing Services
Based in United States
Language(s) English
Remarks Collaborative Testing Services (CTS) combines proven knowledge of interlaboratory testing with cutting edge tools to help you quickly and easily monitor your laboratory’s performance. We are committed to helping organizations achieve and maintain excellence in measurement quality. Contact us regarding your questions concerning testing materials and data analyses.
Product groups Pulp and paper
Testing fields Materials evaluation
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Linerboard Bursting strength TAPPI - T807
Ring Crush Strength (RCT) TAPPI - T822
Short-span Compressive Strength (STFI) TAPPI - T826
Roughness Sheffield method, TAPPI - T538
Smoothness Stylus method, TAPPI - T575
Air resistance Gurley Oil Type, TAPPI - T460
Coefficient of Friction (Slide Angle) Inclined Plane Method, TAPPI - T815
Internal Bonding Strength TAPPI - T569
Medium Flat Crush Strength (CMT) TAPPI - T809
Fluted Edge Crush (CFC) TAPPI - T824
Ring Crush Strength TAPPI - T822
Short-Span Compressive Strength (STFI) TAPPI - T826
Corrugated Boxes Box Compression (BCT), Top-to-bottom Compression TAPPI - T804
Corrugated Board Edge Crush Compression (ECT), Edgewise Compression Strength Wax Dip or Clamp Method, TAPPI - T811 or T839
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants
Linked to specific legislation / standards TAPPI T807, T822, T826, T809, T824, T804, T811, T839, T575, T569, T815, T460
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by ANAB on the basis of ISO/IEC 17043:2010

Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Prices vary by test. Visit www.collaborativetesting.com for complete pricing
Regularly operated Yes (Weekly & Monthly)
Year of first operation Oct 1969
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Collaborative Testing Services
21331 Gentry Drive
20166 Sterling, VA
United States

Phone: +1-571-434-1925
Fax: +1-571-434-1937
Web: http://www.collaborativetesting.com http://www.collaborativetesting.com
Mr. Christopher Czyryca
Phone: +1-571-434-1925 x 103
Fax: +1-571-434-1937
Email: eptis@cts-interlab.com eptis@cts-interlab.com
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in United States, Dr. George W. Latimer, Jr.. Dr. George W. Latimer, Jr..
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.23-SNAPSHOT.20230502124635-7925ae379a631fc1ececff45d2921c8db38877d5