20. T

  1. Kit L. Yam
  1. Linda L. Butler1,
  2. Jack L. Rosette2,
  3. R. W. McKellar3,
  4. R. L. Sheehan4,
  5. Lorna Opatow5,
  6. Patricia D. Guerra Marcondes6,
  7. Duncan O. Darby7,
  8. Bert Johnson8,
  9. Robert Demorest8,
  10. H. H. Schueneman9,
  11. Alfred H. McKinlay Consultant10,
  12. Edwin Ho11,
  13. Vivek Chougule12,
  14. Matt Piercy12,
  15. R. Paul Singh13,
  16. Mark B. Eubanks14,
  17. Alfred H. McKinlay Consultant10,
  18. Mary Alice Opfer15,
  19. Huston Keith16,
  20. Thomas Miller17,
  21. T. J. Boedekker17 and
  22. Christopher White18

Published Online: 8 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470541395.ch20

The Wiley Encyclopedia of Packaging Technology, Third Edition

The Wiley Encyclopedia of Packaging Technology, Third Edition

How to Cite

Butler, L. L., Rosette, J. L., McKellar, R. W., Sheehan, R. L., Opatow, L., Guerra Marcondes, P. D., Darby, D. O., Johnson, B., Demorest, R., Schueneman, H. H., McKinlay, A. H., Ho, E., Chougule, V., Piercy, M., Singh, R. P., Eubanks, M. B., McKinlay, A. H., Opfer, M. A., Keith, H., Miller, T., Boedekker, T. J. and White, C. (2009) T, in The Wiley Encyclopedia of Packaging Technology, Third Edition (ed K. L. Yam), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470541395.ch20

Editor Information

  1. Department of Food Science, Rutgers University, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    National Business Forms Association, Tags, USA

  2. 2

    Forensic Packaging Concepts, Inc., Forensic Packaging; Tamper Evident Packaging, USA

  3. 3

    The Gummed Industries Association, Tape, Gummed, India

  4. 4

    3M Corporation, Tape, Pressure Sensitive, USA

  5. 5

    Opatow Associates, Testing Consumer Packages for Marketing Effectiveness, USA

  6. 6

    Marcondes, Clemson University, Testing, Packaging, Materials, USA

  7. 7

    DuPont Packaging and Industrial Polymers, Clemson University, Sealing, Heat; Testing, Packaging Materials, USA

  8. 8

    MOCON, Testing, Permeation and Leakage, USA

  9. 9

    San Jose State University, Supply Chain Engineering; Testing, Product Fragility, USA

  10. 10

    Testing, Shipping Containers; Transport Packaging, USA

  11. 11

    OSI Industries, Form/Fill/Seal, Vertical; Thermoform/Fill/Seal; Wrapping Machinery, Stretch-Film, USA

  12. 12

    Printpack, Inc., Thermoforming, USA

  13. 13

    Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, University of California, Time Temperature Indicators, USA

  14. 14

    MBE Associates, Cans, Composite, USA

  15. 15

    Fibre Box Association, Transportation Codes, USA

  16. 16

    Keymark Associates, Trays, Foam, USA

  17. 17

    IWKA, Tube Filling, USA

  18. 18

    The Tube Council of North America, Tubes, Collapsible, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 SEP 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470087046

Online ISBN: 9780470541395



  • tags in business and industry and shear-cut tags or “shipping tags”;
  • testing, packaging materials and need for maintaining production standards;
  • testing, permeation and leakage


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Tags

  • Tamper-Evident Packaging

  • Tape, Gummed

  • Tape, Pressure Sensitive

  • Testing Consumer Packages for Marketing Effectiveness

  • Testing, Packaging Materials

  • Testing, Permeation and Leakage

  • Testing, Product Fragility

  • Testing, Shipping Containers

  • Thermoform/Fill/Seal

  • Thermoforming

  • Time Temperature Indicators

  • Total Quality Management

  • Transport Packaging

  • Transportation Codes

  • Trays, Foam

  • Tube Filling

  • Tubes, Collapsible

  • Bibliography