Article - 19 Feb 2019
In this article, the various options for ensuring the different closing and sealing mechanisms for beverages are discussed and how to test them.
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This video shows automated system from Mecmesin that is used to test the closures made by natural corks. This machine can be loaded up to 200 samples for unattended operation.