General data-sheets (DT)

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DT02.00 - STANDARD TOLERANCES FOR GLASS BOTTLES
01/12/1987 - Update 17/06/2020
Scope This document specifies capacity and dimension tolerances for glass bottles.
DT03.00 - GLASS BOTTLE DIMENSIONS
01/11/2002 - Update 11/07/2018
DT04.00 - DEFINITION OF CONDITION OF USE OF GLASS BOTTLES
01/06/1978 - Update 11/07/2018
DT06.00 - STANDARD EUROPEAN TOLERANCES FOR NORMAL WIDE MOUTH GLASS JARS
01/08/1998 - Update 11/07/2018
DT07.00 - DIMENSIONAL RELATIONSHIPS FOR NORMAL WIDE MOUTH GLASS JARS
01/02/1990 - Update 11/07/2018
Scope This data-sheet provides dimensional proportions of a typical wide-mouth jar made of glass.  It does not limit any other types of jars.
DT08.00 - SPECIAL STRENGTH PROPERTIES OF NEW GLASS BOTTLES FOR NON SPARKLING WINES
01/03/1980 - Update 28/09/2020
Scope This data sheet defines special strength properties for designs of new bottles for non-sparkling wines with less than 1 volume of carbonation (< 2 g/l). All new designs must be able to satisfy the requirements below.  Tests may also be carried out every shift during manufacture ...
DT09.00 - FACTORS TO CONVERT THE MASS OF WATER (IN G) TO TRUE VOLUME (IN ML)
01/09/1993 - Update 03/11/2020
Scope Factors to convert the mass of water (in g) to true volume (in ml) as required by the "measuring container" EEC directive (75/107).  
DT10.00 - FILL LEVEL AT 20° FOR STD III 33CL, BS 33CL AND BS 25CL BOTTLES
01/10/1989 - Update 11/07/2018
DT11.00 - STANDARDS & PROCEDURES FOR THE CONTROL OF MANUFACTURE OF CARBONATED BEVERAGE BOTTLES FOR GREATER THAN 2g CO2/L CARBONATION
01/01/1989 - Update 18/09/2020
Scope This datasheet describes the standards and procedures for the control of the manufacture of bottles designed to contain beverages with a carbonation level greater than 2 g CO2/l. The method for their use is described in section 2.
DT12.00 - GENERAL GUIDELINES FOR PREPARATION OF GLASS CONTAINERS QUALITY SPECIFICATIONS
01/09/1992 - Update 30/09/2020
Scope To assist preserve glass strength and improve glass handling throughout manufacture and filling.
DT13.00 - GLASS CONTAINERS - SURFACE TREATMENT
01/04/1992 - Update 19/05/2020
Scope The application of surface treatment preserves glass strength and improves glass handling throughout manufacture and filling. The outer surface of a glass container may be treated to reduce friction and to improve resistance to abrasion; Surface coatings are applied at two stages: ...
DT14.00 - GUIDELINES FOR THE USE OF GLASS CONTAINERS
01/01/1998 - Update 29/09/2020
Scope Glass containers are designed, manufactured and tested by the glass manufacturer to ensure that with proper use the containers will give a satisfactory and safe service throughout their intended life. Glass containers are produced in accordance with the relevant Cetie Data-sheets or ...
DT15.00 - FLACONNAGE - STANDARD TOLERANCES
01/01/1996 - Update 06/10/2020
Scope This data sheet identifies references to standard tolerances and test methods for flaconnage products made of moulded glass. It also provides a definition of ‘flaconnage’. These values are consistent with those given in standard ISO 12818.
DT15.01 - FLACONNAGE - BRIMFUL CAPACITY TOLERANCES
01/01/1996 - Update 06/10/2020
Scope This data sheet gives the recommended brimful capacity for flaconnage articles made of moulded glass.
DT15.02 - FLACONNAGE - HEIGHT TOLERANCES
01/01/1996 - Update 18/07/2018
Scope This data sheet gives the recommended height tolerances for flaconnage articles made of moulded glass.
DT15.03 - FLACONNAGE - DIAMETER AND WIDTH TOLERANCES
01/01/1996 - Update 18/07/2018
Scope This data sheet provides the recommended diameter and width tolerances for flaconnage articles made of moulded glass.
DT15.04 - FLACONNAGE - VERTICALITY TOLERANCES
01/01/1996 - Update 23/04/2018
Scope This data sheet gives the definition of the verticality and recommended tolerances of verticality for flaconnage articles made of moulded glass.
DT15.05 - FLACONNAGE - GLASS FINISH PLANARITY TOLERANCES - PRACTICAL VALUES IN USE IN THE INDUSTRY
01/12/2013 - Update 18/07/2018
Scope This data sheet gives the recommended planarity tolerances for the finishes of flaconnage containers made of moulded glass.
DT15.06 - FLACONNAGE - MOUTH-BASE PARALLELISM TOLERANCES: PRACTICAL VALUES IN USE IN THE INDUSTRY
01/12/2013 - Update 18/07/2018
Scope This data sheet gives the recommended tolerances of mouth-base parallelism for flaconnage containers made of moulded glass.
DT15.51 - FLACONNAGE - TESTING PROCEDURE: GLASS FINISH PLANARITY MEASUREMENT METHOD
16/12/2013 - Update 18/07/2018
Scope This data sheet gives the definition of the planarity of a finish for flaconnage articles made of moulded glass, and test procedures for its measurement. The planarity of the upper surface of top finish must comply with the requirements of the sealing system to be used on the glass ...
DT15.52 - FLACONNAGE - TESTING PROCEDURE: MEASUREMENT OF MOUTH-BASE PARALLELISM
16/12/2013 - Update 18/07/2018
Scope This data sheet gives test procedures to measure mouth-base parallelism for flaconnage articles made of moulded glass. The parallelism of the upper surface of the finish with respect to the base bearing surface should comply with the requirements of the closure system to be used on the ...
DT15.53 - FLACONNAGE - TESTING PROCEDURE: LEAKAGE TEST
16/05/2013 - Update 18/07/2018
Scope This data sheet describes a standard testing procedure to evaluate the liquid tightness of the glass-closure system for flaconnage subject to normal handling conditions, storage and transport. It may provide also an indication of gas tightness into or out of the container where this is ...
DT15.54 - FLACONNAGE - TESTING PROCEDURE: RESISTANCE TO VERTICAL LOAD
16/05/2013 - Update 18/07/2018
Scope This data sheet defines a test method to evaluate the resistance to vertical loading of flacons made of moulded glass. This test is intended to simulate vertical load to which containers may be subject both during capping operations and during storage and transport.
DT15.55 - FLACONNAGE - TESTING PROCEDURE: VERTICALITY
27/05/2015 - Update 18/07/2018
Scope This data sheet gives recommended test methods for determination of the verticality of glass flaconnage articles with complementary information to those described in EN 29008/ISO 9008.
DT16.00 - HYGIENE PRECAUTIONS - RECOMMENDATIONS FOR GLASS CONTAINERS MANUFACTURERS
01/01/2000 - Update 30/09/2020
Scope Where glass containers are being produced for the packaging of food, drink or pharmaceutical products the following hygiene precautions are recommended for consideration by glass manufacturers who do not already have equivalent and established Company rules on hygiene and where there is ...
DT19.00 - LABELLING SPOTTING BAR
01/01/1998 - Update 03/11/2020
DT20.00 - LOCATING DIMPLE FOR FLACONNAGE
01/01/2000 - Update 13/12/2016
DT20.10 - RAMP LOCATING SYSTEM FOR FLACONNAGE
01/01/2002 - Update 13/12/2016
DT21.00 - FLACONNAGE FINISHES
01/01/2008 - Update 14/12/2016
Scope This data sheet makes out the list of various glass finished used in flaconnage, following definition of CE.T.I.E. data sheet DT 15.00 Edition 1996.
DT22.00 - DEPRESSED THREAD
- Update 18/07/2018
Scope This data sheet specifies the profiles of thread for all the screw neck finishes for metallic, plastic and metallo-plastic closures. The depressed threads could be used on continuous thread finishes to reduce the thread depth at and adjacent to the mould parting line. Depressed threads ...
DT23.01 - GLASS CONTAINER NOMENCLATURE
01/05/2004 - Update 29/01/2019
Scope This data sheet gives in different languages the main parts of a glass bottle or jar. 
DT23.02 - NECK FINISH NOMENCLATURE
01/01/2004 - Update 15/12/2016
Scope This data sheet gives in different languages the different neck finishes parts of a glass bottle or jar.
DT23.03 - PET FINISHES GLOSSARY AND NOMENCLATURE
10/02/2016 - Update 25/11/2020
Scope This data sheet identifies the different parts of PET neck finishes and defines a standard nomenclature for the main dimensions according to that proposed by ISBT and consistent with the standard EN 16063. It also defines a standard format for naming Cetie PET finish specifications.
DT23.04 - PLASTIC CAP GLOSSARY AND NOMENCLATURE
18/08/2016 - Update 09/07/2020
Scope This data sheet identifies and proposes standard terms to describe different features of plastic screw caps and provides the nomenclature of the main characteristic dimensions. Main types of seal and tamper evident features are also described. The document covers flat top screw caps both ...
DT24.00 - SPECIFICATIONS FOR HAND-HELD CROWN BOTTLE OPENER
01/04/2002 - Update 11/07/2018
Scope This data sheet specification requirement for crown bottle openers designed for the standard 26 mm crown closures specified in Cetie data sheet EC 1-02 (1), to suit the glass bottle finishes specified in Cetie data sheets GME 13.01 (2) and GME 13.02 (3). It applies to hand-held openers of ...
DT25.00 - RECOMMENDATIONS FOR DESIGN OF CORK REMOVAL DEVICES
01/03/2002 - Update 11/07/2018
Scope This data sheet gives recommendations for the design of devices for removing corks from wine bottles. Corks can be made of cork or plastic/synthetic material.
DT26.00 - GLOSSARY OF GLASS CONTAINER VISUAL CRITICAL DEFECTS
01/10/2007 - Update 29/07/2020
Scope This document is a non-exhaustive list of examples of visual critical defects. It constitutes a general datasheet for all containers of all types, except those for cosmetics and perfumes. It does not preclude specific requirements agreed between bottlers and suppliers at a customer level.
DT26.01 - GLOSSARY OF GLASS CONTAINERS VISUAL DEFECTS
01/10/2007 - Update 29/07/2020
Scope This glossary is proposed as an aid to identify visual defects. It constitutes a general data sheet for glass containers of all types, except those for cosmetics and perfumes. Separately, if values of severity are required for particular features, such values should be agreed between the ...
DT26.10 - GLOSSARY OF GLASS CONTAINER VISUAL CRITICAL DEFECTS FOR COSMETICS & PERFUMES
01/01/2009 - Update 29/07/2020
Scope This document is a non-exhaustive list of examples of visual critical defects. It constitutes a general data sheet for containers for cosmetics and perfumes. It does not preclude specific requirements agreed between customers and suppliers.
DT27.00 - CROSS-RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN CETIE DOCUMENTS AND INTERNATIONAL STANDARDS
03/11/2005 - Update 25/11/2020
Scope This data sheet gives identified cross relationships between Cetie documents and National/European/International standards or other recognized reference documentation. The list may not be exhaustive and is subject to modifications. It is thus recommended not to conserve printed versions ...
DT28.00 - LASER MARKING ON GLASS CONTAINERS AT COLD END AND AT FILLING OPERATION
01/07/2008 - Update 05/06/2019
Scope This data sheet gives the areas to avoid for the marking of laser codes on glass bottles and jars during filling. Marking in these areas may have an adverse effect on the strength of the container dependant on the applied stress
DT29.00 - GENERAL APPLICATION TORQUES FOR FLACONNAGE
01/02/2007 - Update 14/12/2016
Scope This data sheet specifies general application torque values for plastic closures used with glass containers for cosmetics, pharmaceutical and toiletry products. Note Specific values should be sought from closure and liner manufacturers for particular uses. Child Resistant Closures ...
DT30.00 - COLOUR MEASUREMENT OF GLASS PACKAGING
01/07/2008 - Update 28/09/2020
Scope This data sheet aims to: - advise basic knowledge of colorimetry - specify the important points for a colour measurement - propose a reference for colour measurement of glass packaging.
DT31.00 - MAIN TYPES OF SEALING
01/06/2004 - Update 11/07/2018
Scope This document is a non-exhaustive list of main types of sealing for bottles and jars, used for the packing of beverages, food products and flaconnage products (cosmetic and pharmacy). It also lists corresponding reference-documents concerning the particular finishes. For finishes used ...
DT32.00 - VOLUME CALCULATION
19/01/2013 - Update 20/09/2018
Scope This Data Sheet gives a common reference frame for the calculation of the brimful volume of a glass container as it is presented in the specification drawings. It applies to all cylindrical jars and bottles made of glass, manufactured on I.S. machines. It enables a standardized volume ...
DT33.00 - IMPACT TESTING OF GLASS CONTAINERS
01/04/2015 - Update 29/01/2019
Scope Test to predict the glass container resistance to impact breakage in service, by multiple point impacts on empty samples, commonly carried out with a pendulum impact tester. Three usual forms of this test are considered, according to the objective: Determination of the impact ...
DT34.00 - TEST METHOD OF COMPRESSIBILITY AND ELASTIC RECOVERY
18/07/2018 - Update 25/03/2020
Scope Elastic recovery and compressibility comparative measurements of the liner material.
DT35.00 - FLACONNAGE: PLANARITY TEST OF LABEL AREA
06/06/2017 - Update 15/10/2020
Scope The presence of deformations of the surface of a label area can be the cause of aesthetic defects (presence of bubbles underneath, folds, etc.) when applying the label. This procedure describes a standard testing method for assessing the deformation of a glass surface on which a label is ...
DT35.01 - FLACONNAGE: RESISTANCE TO DYNAMIC VERTICAL LOAD - TEST PROCEDURE
02/10/2017 - Update 02/11/2020
Scope The aim of this test is to check how an article resists to vertical compression or to snapping for an assembly. The principle is to apply a vertcial force to the tested element, using an cylinder that can be adjusted to conditions simulating as much as possible those used in industry. ...
DT36.00 - RESISTANCE OF GLASS FLACON DECORATIVE ELEMENTS TO IMMERSION IN WATER FOR 6 HOURS AND 24 HOURS
27/03/2018 - Update 26/11/2020
Scope The aim is to assess the resistance of the decorative elements or lacquering of a glass flacon to periods of immersion in water. The principle involves immersing the tested component in water for 6 hours and 24 hours at ambient temperature and then performing an adherence test. This ...
DT36.01 - RESISTANCE OF GLASS FLACON DECORATIVE ELEMENTS TO ABRASION
28/09/2020 - Update 02/11/2020
Scope The abrasion resistance test is used to check the level of deterioration of a sample by friction of a rough material.
DT36.02 - RESISTANCE OF GLASS FLACON DECORATIVE ELEMENTS TO SUN TESTS
29/09/2020 - Update 02/11/2020
Scope The sun test makes it possible to artificially simulate the accelerated ageing of products in the sun (in store windows or outdoors).  
DT36.03 - RESISTANCE OF GLASS FLACON DECORATIVE ELEMENTS TO COLOUR DETERIORATION
29/09/2020 - Update 02/11/2020
Scope This test aims at evaluating the colour resistance on glass flacons.  
DT37.00 - RESISTANCE OF GLASS FLACON DECORATIVE ELEMENTS TO BULK
05/04/2018 - Update 21/01/2020
Scope The aim is to assess the resistance over time of the decorative elements or lacquering of a glass flacon to exposure to bulk. The principle involves placing the item to be tested in contact with a cotton swab soaked in generic bulk (G1) for 24 hours at ambient temperature, then ...
DT38.00 - ROLL-ON PILFER PROOF CLOSURE: REMOVAL TORQUE - TEST METHOD
02/05/2018 - Update 30/05/2018
Scope This document provides a test method to measure the removal torque for ROPP closures applied to glass finishes.
DT39.00 - PROCEDURE AND SPECIFICATIONS FOR ESTABLISHING CONFORMITY WITH ARTICLE 6 OF THE SUP DIRECTIVE
12/03/2019 - Update 01/07/2020
The present data sheet is developed as collective input from Cetie to feed the CEN procedure for elaborating a harmonised standard as required in Article 6 of the EU directive [currently COD (2018) 0172 – reference to update]. The data sheet takes the editorial form of a standard and it is ...
DT40.00 - DATAMATRIX HOT-END LASER MARKING ON GLASS CONTAINERS
01/05/2019 - Update 23/09/2020
Scope This data sheet gives recommendations for a harmonised coding system and the positioning of the laser codes on containers according to product types and production conditions.  
DT40.01 - DATAMATRIX HOT-END LASER MARKING - PROCEDURE OF ATTRIBUTION OF LINE NUMBERS
18/06/2020 - Update 16/09/2020
Scope This document explains how Cetie manages the registration of the lines, attributing to each glassmaker a series of numbers corresponding to the lines he intends to equip with datamatrix laser coding.    
DT41.00 - RECYCLING SIMULATION - CEMENT MIXER TEST
18/12/2019 - Update 18/12/2019
Scope This datasheet defines the steps and conditions of the test supposed to simulate the first step of the glass recycling process.