R&D and Laboratory
Politiv’s R&D and Laboratory Department is one of the largest and most developed in the Agricultural & Horticultural sectors. The laboratory is led by a senior manager, two highly experienced technologists and a large team of quality controllers that work around the clock to ensure customers receive products of the highest quality. The laboratory is equipped with innovative instrumentation used for quality control tests (according to local and global standards) and new product development for different application needs. Based on the markets and products tests are conducted according to the ASTM, Israeli, and/or European standards.
Digital micrometer: the digital micrometer is used for testing thickness. Tests are conducted across the film with approximately 5-7 cm between test points. The micrometer is installed on a special plate to maximize its precision. The instrument is connected to a printer and once the test is over, a ribbon is provided with the results of each individual point. A statistical analysis of tests is also provided.