Facilities


The Center for Packaging and Unit Load Design (CPULD) has benefited major companies and government agencies for over 40 years, predetermining product protection for consumer and industrial products. If you have experienced excessive damage claims, high packaging costs or are contemplating the introduction of a new product package, our Laboratory's services can be a real benefit to you.


At the Center for Packaging and Unit Load Design you will find that we have highly specialized but still versatile package testing and design facilities focusing on various aspects of the unit load. We are, testing corrugated, paper, wood, metal, and plastic for serviceability as container components as well as manufacturers' compliance to customers' specifications.


We are an independent certified ISTA testing laboratory, staffed by highly skilled, certified technicians, performing tests in accordance with ASTM, TAPPI, ISO, ANSI, and customized application methods developed in our laboratory for or by our clients.


In addition, the Center for Packaging Unit Load Design can also perform chemical, anatomical, and physical analysis of various materials in the macro and micro scale.