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Oct 17, 2018

FAQs on ASTM D4169 – Schedule C Vehicle Stacking

Oct 17, 2018|ASTM D4169, Medical Device Package Testing, Pack Review, Packaging Validation|

In this edition of DDL’s PackReview series, DDL Packaging Engineers Scott Levy and Peter Johnson address some of the frequently asked questions on ASTM D4169, specifically Schedule C vehicle stacking, that they receive from DDL’s customers. What issues do you see in compression testing? A Lot. Many of our clients don’t meet the specified [...]

Sep 25, 2017

Overview of ASTM F1980 Accelerated Aging – Part 1

Sep 25, 2017|Accelerated Aging, Medical Device Package Testing|

In this edition of DDL’s PackReview series, DDL Packaging Engineers Scott Levy and Peter Johnson discuss some of the common questions they receive on ASTM F1980 Accelerated Aging Testing: What is Accelerated Aging? Accelerated Aging is a process of putting packaged products into a chamber, elevating the test temperature to claim a specific expiration date [...]

Feb 9, 2017

Watch DDL’s PackReview Video on the Recent Update to ASTM D4169

Feb 9, 2017|ASTM D4169, Medical Device Package Testing, Packaging Validation|

Welcome to the latest edition of DDL’s PackReview video series. In this edition, DDL Packaging Engineers Scott Levy and Peter Johnson discuss the recent updates to ASTM -D4169 and address the following questions. What are differences between ASTM D4169-14 and ASTM D4169-16? Why they made the change? Why the change is important? What are the [...]

Jun 9, 2016

DDL PackReview: ASTM-F1929 Dye Penetration

Jun 9, 2016|Medical Device Package Testing, Packaging Validation, Seal Strength Testing|

In this edition of DDL’s PackReview series, DDL Packaging Engineers Scott Levy and Peter Johnson discuss the following topics on ASTM –F1929 Dye Penetration testing: What is Dye Penetration? Why use it? What are the different methods? What are the major concerns? Can anybody do ASTM-F1929? Dye Penetration is a physical seal integrity test. The [...]

Apr 1, 2016

ASTM F88 Package Seal Strength Testing Overview

Apr 1, 2016|Medical Device Package Testing, Packaging Validation, Seal Strength Testing, Uncategorized|

Welcome to DDLs PackReview series on Seal Strength Testing In this video, DDL Inc Package Engineers Scott Levy and Pete Johnson sat down to talk about the most frequently asked questions they receive on ASTM F88 Seal Strength testing. Some of the questions covered include: What is seal strength testing? Why use it? What are [...]

Jul 22, 2015

DDL Expands Its Medical Device Package Testing Capacity

Jul 22, 2015|Medical Device Package Testing, Medical Device Packaging, Packaging Validation|

DDL has expanded capacity for medical device package testing at its laboratories in Fountain Valley, CA and Eden Prairie, MN. The expansion includes the addition of more chambers at its recently opened facility at the Fountain Valley laboratory to provide increased capacity for environmental conditioning, real time aging and accelerated aging testing. Additional chamber capacity [...]

Jun 25, 2015

DDL Receives ISO/IEC 17025 Accreditation

Jun 25, 2015|DDL News, Medical Device Package Testing, Medical Device Testing|

DDL is pleased to announced its Eden Prairie, MN and Fountain Valley, CA facilities have received ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accreditation from the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA). ISO/IEC 17025:2005 is the international standard by which a laboratory’s commitment to quality and technical competence are evaluated. DDL achieved ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accreditation by demonstrating its laboratories are [...]

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