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The following Standards have been approved for publication at the Spring 2020 SARG meeting:

(* = indicates Standards eligible for submission as American National Standards)

1. T 441 om-20 Water absorptiveness of sized (non-bibulous) paper, paperboard, and corrugated fiberboard (Cobb test)
2. T 455 sp-20 Identification of wire side of paper
3. T 515 om-20 Visual grading and color matching of paper
4. T 804 om-20 Compression test of fiberboard shipping containers
5. T 843 om-20 Fluted edge crush of corrugating medium (rigid support method)
6. T 845 om-20 Wet pin adhesion of corrugated board by selective separation
7. T 1205 sp-20 Dealing with suspect (outlying) test determinations

These Standards will be available on in the next couple of weeks.

Check here for the list of TAPPI Technical Information Papers (TIPs) recently published:

TIP 0305-21 Ordering steel rule cutting dies (revised) WGC: Ron Spice

TIP 0404-64 Press fabric guiding (revised) WGC: David Burton

Special note: Documents appearing in the TAPPI online version of the Standards and TIPs are updated once a month (usually around the 15th). So it is possible that there is a delay between the publication announcement and the posting online. If you are a subscriber to the online access to Standards and TIPs and you are in a hurry for new documents that have not yet been posted, you can send a request for TIPs to or for Standards to

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