Electrostatic testing
Is Static Electricity Putting Your Workplace at Risk?

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Electrostatic Testing

Protect against electrostatic hazards and harness electrostatic potential

Safeguard your operations and ensure staff safety by mitigating electrostatic hazards. DEKRA's Electrostatic Testing service offers comprehensive hazard identification, resolution, and innovative applications in compliance with ASTM D257, BS5958, NFPA 77, and IEC 61340-4-4. standards.
Don't let static electricity jeopardise your business.
Unmasking Hidden Threats
DEKRA's Electrostatic Testing service empowers businesses to thrive safely. Static electricity is pervasive, potentially endangering your staff and disrupting your operations. It can lead to fire, explosions, and production disruptions – issues often masked by their true cause. Understanding static's impact is the first step towards safety and progress.
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DEKRA's Approach to Electrostatic Testing

At DEKRA, we guide our clients towards self-sufficiency in addressing electrostatic challenges through a holistic approach that includes consulting, research, training, and laboratory/on-site testing. Our experts conduct on-site electrostatic hazard assessments, incident investigations, and precise measurements.
In our accredited state-of-the-art laboratories, equipped with humidity control, we perform a comprehensive battery of tests, aligning with industry-accepted practices and standards such as ASTM D257, BS5958, NFPA 77, and IEC 61340-4-4.

We're your trusted partner in mitigating Electrostatic Hazards, solving Electrostatic Processing Problems, and driving Innovation through Electrostatic Research and Development. Explore how we secure your safety and elevate your operations.

Our comprehensive range of testing methods includes:

  • Conductivity - Liquids
  • Electrostatic Chargeability – Liquids, liquid sprays, powders
  • Laboratory or on-site measurements
  • Volume Resistivity – Solid materials, powders, liners, sheets, fabrics
  • Surface Resistivity – Sheets, films, fabrics, foils, and coatings
  • Charge Relaxation Time – Solid materials, powders, liners, sheets, fabrics
  • Propagating Brush Discharge – Sheets, films, fabrics, foils, and coatings
  • Breakdown Voltage – Sheets, films, fabrics, foils, and coatings
  • Electrostatic Discharge
  • Electrical Resistance-To-Ground - Shoes, gloves, clothing, and flooring
  • Laboratory or on-site measurements
  • Discharge Incendivity (Full-Scale) – Type D FIBC
  • Measurement of Resistance to Ground – Type C FIBC
  • Breakdown Voltage – Type B FIBC
  • Surface Resistivity – Type L1, L2, L3 Liners
  • Breakdown Voltage Measurement – Type L1, L2 (multi-layer), L3 (multi-layer) Liners
Why Choose DEKRA?
Specialised Experts

Specialisation in consultancy, research, training, and testing.

Expert Support

On-site support for hazard assessments, incident investigations, and measurements.

Accredited Laboratories

Accredited, state-of-the-art, humidity-controlled laboratories.

Trainings & Support

Expert seminars for plant operators to assess ignition hazards.

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