Tyvek® Cargo Covers: Excellent Protection Against Temperature Excursions
- Test samples – Low thermal mass (110 liters water, liqui-pack) euro sized pallets, each protected with a different cover.
- Covers tested – Tyvek® low emissivity cover and pre-formed metallized bubble wrap cover.
- Control – No protective cover.
Pallet configuration – 18 15”x15”x15” boxes stacked 3Wx2Dx3H; stretch wrapped on sides only for load stabilization.
- Air and product temperatures measured at top center, south face center, & top southeast and southwest corners.
- Test conducted in Florida, November 2012.
- Full sun exposure with ambient high temperature of 31°C (88°F).