Life Pack Labs opens for business
Partnership between MOCON and Life Packaging Technology offers package development, testing for pharma, and medical devices.
MINNEAPOLIS—Pharmaceutical and medical device companies will now have access to a new testing company which provides innovative packaging technology solutions that can improve time-to-market and reduce costs with the opening of Life Pack Labs.
Life Pack Labs situated in Vista, Ca., is staffed by long-time packaging and life science industry professionals with multidisciplinary expertise. The company’s mission is to help manufacturers test, as well as design, develop, prototype, validate and troubleshoot life-science packaging. The company expects to be granted its ISO 17025 certification in Q1 2016.
“Life Pack Labs offers a true consultative edge that sets it apart from all other packaging and medical device testing services. Our scientists and engineers have decades of packaging industry experience and testing expertise. By combining these skillsets under one roof, we can reduce both cost and development time while dramatically impacting packaging innovation,” says Life Pack Labs president Karen Greenet.
Life Pack Labs is a business partnership between MOCON, Inc., a global leader in the manufacture of permeation instrumentation headquartered in Minneapolis, MN, and Life Packaging Technology LLC of Costa Mesa, CA., a leader in package engineering services for life science products.
Life Pack Labs combines MOCON’s signature brand of packaging permeation, headspace analysis, package integrity equipment and testing services with Life Packaging Technology’s expertise in design, testing and validation of packaging systems for sterile and non-sterile medical devices, biotechnology and pharmaceutical products.
Photo Caption: The MOCON LIPPKE Model 4500 tests a medical tray for leaks and seal strength.