7A Testing Services

Volunteer Drum, LLC currently offers third party 7A testing services for steel and fiber drums to transport solid materials.

7A Type A testing allows for these drums to be used for transporting and storing permissible radioactive materials. This testing involves a series of tests, including:

  • Water Spray Test
  • Free Drop Test
  • Penetration Test
  • Stacking Test
  • And an additional Fissile Drop Test


These tests are designed to meet the requirements set forth in Federal Regulations 49CFR 173.403, 410, 412(j)(1), 415, and 465.

For more information please call us at 865-673-9396.