Ametek Mocon Launches Package Integrity Knowledge Platform Focuses on Packaging Science, Applications and Standards

MINNEAPOLIS, February 28, 2018 - AMETEK MOCON, a global leader in gas measurement technologies, announces the launch of, a new website focused on packaging science, applications and standards. The website was created to assist packaging professionals in making better barrier material choices and design decisions.

“With the ongoing advances in packaging technology, there is a continual need to stay up-to-date on the latest innovations. AMETEK MOCON, a global leader in permeation and package testing instruments, has helped companies improve their packaging for more than 50 years. Today we launched a noncommercial website that serves as both a knowledge base and a discussion platform for the packaging community,” notes Phillip Tan, Global Director of Strategic Marketing, AMETEK MOCON. provides a platform for professors and other packaging thought-leaders to collaborate, learn and share packaging best practices. The website will feature articles, white papers, case studies, reference tools and research studies contributed by academics and industry peers. Readers and contributors will have the ability to share content and comment on social media.

Designed to be a collaborative community, welcomes academic and industry researchers, packaging scientists, quality assurance/control technicians, and those interested in packaging integrity measurements to explore and contribute.

“The website will include discussions on entry-level to advanced topics, ranging from permeation basics to nanotechnology applications. Understanding the path to achieving better shelf life, learning about package design trade-offs and determining material limitations are all part of this conversation,” adds Tan.

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AMETEK MOCON is a leading provider of detectors, instruments, systems and consulting services to research laboratories, production facilities, and quality control and safety departments in the medical, pharmaceutical, food and beverage, packaging, environmental, oil and gas, and other industries worldwide.

AMETEK MOCON is a business unit of the Process & Analytical Instruments, a division of AMETEK, Inc. AMETEK is a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of $4.3 billion. See for more information.

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