Medical Testing:

Medical Testing & Specimen Preparation Services by Intertek PTL

Intertek Plastics Technology Laboratories (Intertek PTL), the Leader in Plastics, Elastomers, Film and Composites Testing, provides a variety of testing and specimen preparation services to meet the requirements of the medical industry. Intertek PTL provides fast, knowledgeable and cost-efficient testing services.

Medical industry leaders rely on Intertek PTL for testing services ( and specimen preparation. Intertek PTL is experienced in interpreting requirements to various specifications and performs associated testing and specimen preparation for some of the leading medical product manufacturers, medical material suppliers, medical molders and end-users in the industry.

Through active participation in Standards Organizations, Intertek PTL is proficient in all aspects of testing to ASTM and ISO methods. Intertek PTL currently focuses on property evaluation of medical materials and parts by ASTM, ISO and other standards.

Examples of industry specific medical testing provided by Intertek PTL include:
  • Chemical Compatibility, affect of sterilization on mechanical properties either by radiation or steam autoclave.
  • Optical Clarity
  • Syringe Burst Testing
  • Product Quality Control
  • Failure Analysis
  • Medical Part Testing
  • Other, please contact Customer Service to discuss your program
Intertek PTL is experienced with testing for quality control and testing in support of marketing and sales objectives. Intertek PTL continues to focus on the medical industry and regularly attends industry specific events.

Correct specimen preparation is vital to test results. Additional services provided by Intertek PTL include in-house CNC machining and Die-Cutting to meet ASTM and ISO specifications. Injection molding of specimens can be provided by approved outside services.

Intertek PTL has some of the fastest turnaround times in the industry. Typical turnaround is two to five days from receipt of prepared specimens. Intertek PTL can provide testing for one test to multiple lots.

Intertek PTL truly is the Leader in Plastics testing and provides fast, knowledgeable service. To learn more about tests performed at Intertek PTL, go to for informative services such as Testlopedia™, a free encyclopedia outlining nearly every test required by the medical, plastics, elastomers, composites and film industry. Let Intertek PTL’s knowledge of materials assist you in achieving your program goals. Contact Intertek PTL today to request a quote.
Intertek PTL is accredited by A2LA to meet ISO/IEC 17025.

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