Routine Container Qualification Tests Include:

USP/NF Section <660>  Type I Highly Resistant Borosilicate Glass

USP/NF Section <660>  Type II Glass- Treated Soda Lime

USP/NF Section <660> Type III Glass

EP 3.2.1 Glass Containers for Pharmaceutical Use

USP/NF Section <661> Physicochemical Plastic Container Testing

USP/NF Section <661> Thermal Analysis

USP/NF Section <661> Multiple Internal Reflectance

USP/NF Section <661> Physico-Chemical Extractions (3 solvents)

USP/NF Section <661> Polyethylene Containers (HDPE / LDPE)

USP/NF Section <661>  Polypropylene Containers

USP/NF Section <661>  PET & PETG Bottles

USP/NF Section <671> Light Percent Testing

USP/NF Section <671> Container Permeation Testing – No Closure for PE & PP

USP/NF Section <671> Container Permeation Testing – With Closure With Induction Seal

USP/NF Section <671> Container Permeation Testing – With Closure Without Induction Seal

USP/NF Section <671> Container Permeation Testing – Liquid Product Container

USP/NF Section <671>  Unit Dose Method I Testing (Single Unit Container / Blister)

USP/NF Section <671>  Unit Dose Method II Testing (2 or More Cavity Blister)

USP/NF Section <671>  ASTM D7709-12 Test Method – Container

USP/NF Section <671>  ASTM D7709-12 Test Method Blister Method One

USP/NF Section <671>  ASTM D7709-12 Test Method Blister Method Two

USP/NF Section <381>  Elastomeric Closures

EP 3.1.9 Silicone Elastomer

EP 3.2.9 Rubber Closures (Elastomeric)

EP 3.1.5 Polyethylene W/ Additives for Containers Parenteral/Ophthalmic

EP 3.1.6 Polypropylene for Containers and Closures For Parenteral/Ophthalmic

EP 3.1.3 Polyolefins

EP 3.1.11  PVC

JP Chapter Plastic Container Testing

JP Chapter Glass Container Testing

USP <87> Biological Reactivity – Direct Contact

USP <87> Biological Reactivity – Agar Diffusion (rubber stoppers)

USP <87> Biological Reactivity – Elution Method (plastic materials)

USP <88> Class Six Plastic Testing