Entegris Test Standards and Protocols


Fluid Handling Products

Entegris invests a significant amount of time and money in the continual testing of the products we produce and sell. We utilize the following standards for the qualification and ongoing testing of our fluid handling products. In conjunction with these standards, we have developed numerous other testing programs to accommodate the unique designs and materials of our products. This is done to ensure our products will perform in a safe and reliable manner.

ASME Standards
ASME, Section VIII, Division I Pressure integrity test for pressure vessel, inner liner of fluoropolymer material, metal outer shell.
ASTM Standards
D1598 Standard test method for time-to-failure of plastic pipe under constant internal pressure.
D1599* Standard test method for short-time hydraulic failure pressure of plastic pipe, tubing and fittings.
D2122* Standard test method for determining dimensions of thermoplastic pipe and fittings.
D2143* Standard test method for cyclic pressure strength of reinforced, thermosetting plastic pipe
D2837 Obtaining hydrostatic design basis for thermoplastic pipe materials.
D3332* Standard test methods for mechanical-shock fragility of products using shock machines.
D3580* Standard test methods for vibration (vertical linear motion).
D4332* Standard practice for conditioning containers, packages or packaging components for testing.
E432* Standard guide for selection of leak testing method
E479* Standard guide for preparation of a leak testing specification
E515* Standard test method for leaks using bubble emission techniques.
F328 Standard practice for calibration of an airborne particle counter using monodispense spherical particles.
F649 Standard practice for secondary calibration of airborne particle counter using comparison procedures.
E515* Standard test method for leaks using bubble emission techniques.
ANSI Standards
ANSI/ESD S20.20-1999* ESD association standard for the development of an electrostatic discharge control program for protection of electrical and electronic parts, assemblies and equipment (excluding electrically initiated explosive devices)
ANSI-FCI 70-2 (1976)* Control valve seat leakage.
FCI 75-1 (1979) Test conditions and procedures for measuring electrical characteristics of solenoid valves.
NFPA/T.3.5.15M-1986 Hydraulic fluid power - valves - method for determining the internal leakage characteristics.
PPI Standards
TF-3/98 Policies and procedures for developing recommended hydrostatic design stresses for thermoplastic pipe materials.
DOT/UN Standards
Title 49 CFR, Part 178 Performance - oriented packaging standards
UN Chapter 9 General recommendations on packaging
UN Chapter 8 Recommendation on intermediate bulk containers
ISO Standards
ISO/TR 9080 Method of hydrostatic-stress rupture data extrapolation.
ISO 8233-1988* Thermoplastics valves - torque - test method.
ISO 8659-1989* Thermoplastics valves - fatigue strength - test method.
ISTA Standards
Procedure 1A* Packaged - products weighing 150 lb (68 kg) or less.
Basic requirements: fluid displacement vibration and shock testing.
Procedure 2A* Packaged - products weighing 150 lb (68 kg) or less.
Basic requirements: atmospheric conditioning, compression, fixed displacement or random vibration and shock testing.
SEMI Standards
F7 Test method to determine the tensile strength of tube fitting connections made of fluorocarbon materials.
F8 Test method for evaluating the sealing capabilities of tube fitting connections made of fluorocarbon materials when subjected to tensile forces.
F9 Test method to determine the leakage characteristics of tube fitting connections made of fluorocarbon materials when subjected to a side load condition.
F10 Test method to determine the internal pressure required to produce a failure of a tube fitting connection made of fluorocarbon materials.
F11 Test method to obtain an indication of the thermal characteristics of tube fitting connections made of fluorocarbon materials.
F12 Test method to determine the sealing characteristics of tube fitting connections made of fluorocarbon materials after being subjected to a heat cycle.
F18 Guide for determining the hydrostatic strength of, and design basis for, thermoplastic pipe and tubing.
F32 Guide for determining the hydrostatic strength of, and design basis for, thermoplastic pipe and tubing.
F57 Test method for determining flow coefficient for high purity shutoff valves. Specification for polymer components used in ultrapure water and liquid chemical distribution systems.
ISA Standards
ISA-S75.02 Control valve capacity test procedures.
ETM Standard, Entegris Fluid Handling Products Test Method
ETM-101 Test method for hydraulic burst.
ETM-102 Pressure envelope cyclic fatigue testing.
ETM-103 Thermal transition testing of piping products.
ETM-104A Seat leakage of valves using the "Bubble Leak" method.
ETM-105 Tensile testing of piping components.
ETM-106 Pressure cycle fatigue testing of valves.
ETM-107 Seal integrity of tube fitting connections using the "Bubble Leak" method.
ETM-109 Deviations/Additions to ISA-S75.02 (control valve capacity test procedures).
ETM-114 Measurement method for particle counting on drums.
ETM-115 Measurement method for chemical entrapment testing.