World Packaging Standardisation Newsletter WPSN

The World Packaging Standardisation Newsletter (WPSN) keeps you informed about the developments in international packaging standards (ISO, CEN etc).

About WPSN:

  • Published once every three months
  • In English
  • Exclusive for NVC members
  • No costs involved

In the October 2019 issue:

  • Medication and Medical Devices – Safety
  • ASTM standard for Resin Identification Code (RIC) revised
  • ISO guidance supports making ethical claims more credible
  • Testing containers for temperature sensitive goods
  • Dimensions of flexible aluminium tube nozzles
  • Test methods for cleanrooms
  • Determining the aerobic degradation of plastic
  • Food contact materials – glass and paper and board
  • Drop test of loaded containers by free fall
  • Accessible packaging design - handling and manipulation
  • Quality of packaging printingTesting paper and board




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Helen Crowe