Westpak is certified to conduct product/package integrity testing to help guarantee successful delivery of products worldwide by any means of transportation.

Westpak is accredited to ISO/IEC 17025-2005, one of the most rigorous standards available for a mechanical testing laboratory.

Westpak is certified to the requirements of ISO 9001-2008 for quality management, and to ISO 14001-2004 for environmental management and sustainability efforts.

Webinars

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Upcoming Webinars

ASTM vs ISTA For Package Testing – Which Is Better?

WESTPAK’s test professionals present a webinar comparing popular ASTM and ISTA protective package test protocols. A high-level comparison between the ISTA 1-3 Series vs. the correlating ASTM protocol is made. Also included are two WESTPAK Solution Case Studies involving OEM medical device teams challenged with making the decision as to which standard to use and reasons for their selection.

What's Covered:

  • Review of ISTA 1-3 Series Protocols vs ASTM
  • Overview of ASTM D4169, and D7386 vs ISTA
  • Comparison of Test Time and Cost of Testing
  • Solution Case Studies For ASTM and ISTA

Who Should Benefit From Attending:

  • Project and Program Managers
  • Life Science Professionals
  • Distribution Professionals
  • Quality / Reliability Staff
  • Packaging Engineers

Webinar Will Provide Participants With:

  • Overview of ASTM and ISTA Package Test Protocols
  • Rationale Supporting Each Protocol Selected
  • Solution Case Studies For ASTM and ISTA

Date: Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Price: No Charge

Note: Same material presented at each session


Presenter: Tres Wood
Test Engineer II


Past Webinars

Accelerated and Real Time Aging

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Top Five Package Design Mistakes

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ASTM D4169 Webinar

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Riveting Revisions of Medical Product Package Test Procedures

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Product and Package Shock Testing

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Product and Package Vibration Testing

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Hazardous Material Package Certification Overview

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Packaging Dynamics #6 of 5: Extra Credit - Tricks of the Trade

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Packaging Dynamics #5 – Design and Testing of the Protective Package System; How We Know When the Job Was Done Correctly

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Medical Device Packaging Testing - Common Test Failure Modes & Solutions


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Packaging Dynamics Webinar #4 - Dynamic Cusion Testing for Shock Absorption & Vibration Attenuation


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Product Reliability Testing – Mechanical and Environmental Testing for a Rackmount Network Switch


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Packaging Dynamics Webinar #3 – Determining the Vibration Sensitivity & Shock Fragility of Products; Test Methods, End Results, and Significant Insights

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Packaging Dynamics Webinar #2 - Defining & Quantifying The Distribution Enviroment Through Which All Products Must Travel

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Riveting Revisions of Medical Package Test Procedures

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Packaging Dynamics Webinar #1 – Overview and Definition of Terms

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Arrhenius Equation Demystified - Usage with Accelerated Aging of Medical Device Packaging

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Writing Test Validation Protocol per ISO 11607 to Minimize Time to Market

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Package Integrity Testing: Common Tests and Applications

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Product Mechanical Shock and Fragility Testing Overview

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Supply chain webinar: dimensional weight pricing: what does this mean and how can we avoid large logistics cost?

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Medical Device Package Validation: Review and Updates on Standardized Test Methods of ISO 11607

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Product Reliability Webinar Combined Environmental Conditions Testing

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Product Reliability Achieving Reliability Objectives with Environmental and Mechanical Testing

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Package Integrity Testing, Optimizing Packaging and Minimizing Waste

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Developing and Evaluating the Optimal Package

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Sterile Barrier System Testing Failure Modes and Design Recommendations

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Applying Damage Boundary Principles To Save Product And Package Costs

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