Research & Testing


  Permeability Testers  FTIR of Film

The School of Packaging pursues research projects on a broad range of packaging topics.  Research projects lead to advances in the state of knowledge, benefiting our partners and society as a whole.

Research Information




Incline Impact Tester  Drop Tester

The School of Packaging also conducts contract testing projects, referred to as fee-for-service projects.  Fee-for-service projects examine packages and their components following standardized protocols developed by organizations such as ISTA, ASTM, and ISO. 

Testing Information