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May 19, 2017

Test della stabilità del dosaggio a seguito dell’esposizione a una pressione atmosferica ridotta durante il trasporto aereo.

May 19, 2017

Studi MET in materia di siringhe preriempite

May 19, 2017

MET è specializzata nella realizzazione di test su una varietà di dispositivi infusionali e siringhe preriempite, in conformità con le...

May 19, 2017

Valutazione MET dei dispositivi ambulatoriali di iniezione L’innovazione continua ad alimentare lo sviluppo di nuovi dispositivi con iniettore indossabile,...

Apr 18, 2017

  New Laboratory Equipment in Chemical Analysis  Additional HPLC equipment has now strengthened MET’s capabilities in analysing migrating, non-volatiles...

Mar 17, 2017

Assessment of ambulatory injection devices by MET Innovation continues to drive the development of new wearable injector devices, with...

Dec 23, 2016

MET specialises in testing a variety of infusion devices and prefilled syringes to international FDA Guidance and ISO and IEC...

Nov 11, 2016

Assessment of luer conical connectors by MET

Nov 10, 2016

Pre-filled syringe studies by MET

Oct 25, 2016

MET  is  your  Drug  Delivery  Device  CRO

Sep 19, 2016

Testing of contraceptive devices and gynaecological rings by MET   ISO 8009 Mechanical contraceptives -- Reusable natural and…

Sep 16, 2016

Testing of dose stability after reduced atmospheric pressure exposure in air transit. Pre-filled syringes, auto-injectors and injector pens are…

Sep 2, 2016

Testing of terminally sterilised medical device packaging by MET ISO 11607 Packaging for terminally sterilized medical devices , is…

Aug 11, 2016

Risk Analysis in The Toxicity Testing of Medical Devices:   FDA Guidance on biocompatibility is now published, it…

Aug 10, 2016

First off what is GLP?   Good Laboratory Practice was not initially developed in the USA, but is defined...

Jul 22, 2016

Medical device laboratory testing services at MET are continuing to expand. 

Jul 7, 2016

EN ISO 11608-1 Needle-based injection systems for medical use. Requirements and test methods. Needle-based injection systems has been updated to…

Jun 20, 2016

Cleaning Validation and Verification of Residual Removal

Jun 17, 2016

When it comes to transit simulation testing is preconditioning really required? In transportation products are often protected by a...

Jun 17, 2016

Device, pharmaceutical and bio-similars manufacturers from around the world are choosing Medical Engineering Technologies Ltd to verify and validate their...

Jun 7, 2016

Package Integrity Testing Methods Reviewed Standard ASTM F3039 – 15 Standard Test Method for Detecting Leaks in Nonporous Packaging...

May 23, 2016

The MHRA has published guidance for the registration of electronic cigarettes under the Tobacco Products Directive (TPD). The guidance includes...

May 5, 2016

  The new monograph calls for more wide ranging analysis of pharmaceutical packaging materials. The areas of interest are:…

May 4, 2016

One of the world’s largest manufacturers of medical disposables has joined our increasing list of clients seeking regular QA support.…

Apr 20, 2016

Freshwater Alga and Cyanobacteria, Growth Inhibition Test* OCDE 201 The purpose of this test is to determine the…

Mar 22, 2016

The new version of ISO 13485:2016, Medical devices - Quality management systems – Requirements for regulatory purposes, is now live.

Mar 18, 2016

Experienced device developers and regulatory advisors at MET, can help you to develop your design verification strategy with a comprehensive...

Mar 16, 2016

There are a variety of standards relating to baby carrying equipment. These are primarily EN 13209 Child use and...

Mar 9, 2016

The European Technical Specifications for e-juice refill mechanisms include a limitation on the dispensing rate. MET’s laboratory has systems set...

Mar 2, 2016

These tests may be applied to cosmetic products medical devices, and particularly for compliance with EC Directive 528/2012/UE , concerning...

Feb 22, 2016

Do you want to discuss your design validation requirements?

Dec 16, 2015

MET’s participation in the EU funded (H2020) SAPHLEY project continues as the device’s development progresses apace. The goal is to...

Dec 16, 2015

A new set of standards for evaluating the safety of respiratory equipment has recently been approved. ISO/DIS 18562 Biocompatibility...

Dec 7, 2015

Leak testing for sealed components is described in ASTM Standard F 2338-09   Non-destructive Detection of leaks in packages by...

Dec 1, 2015

MET a un programme complet pour rassembler toutes les données de laboratoire requises pour vos gels et crèmes gynécologiques, que...

Dec 1, 2015

MET has a comprehensive programme to gather all the required laboratory data for your gynaecological gels and creams, whether your...

Nov 19, 2015

The deadline for e-cigarette notification as required by the Tobacco Product Directive is rapidly approaching. The Directive comes into force...

Nov 18, 2015

CE marking and FDA registration of medical devices and IVDs requires design validation and design verification. Design verification: have...

Nov 5, 2015

MET’s analytical chemistry laboratory has validated new equipment for the detection and measurement of metals in medical devices and pharmaceutical...

Oct 16, 2015

Qualification of sterile barriers is an essential part of design validation for medical devices. Methods for carrying this out are...

Oct 9, 2015

Yellow or red bins for the containment of sharp waste come in a variety of formats and sizes. All are...

Sep 25, 2015

Surgical Face Masks are defined as Type I and Type II in EN14683 Medical face masks - Requirements and test...

Sep 10, 2015

Implanted metals, ceramics and plastics should all be investigated for the release of degradation products in the body. This applies...

Sep 1, 2015

Revisions to several sections of ISO 8536 Infusion equipment for medical use have been issued in 2015.

Aug 25, 2015

  MET provides the complete test programme for validating  personal lubricants, vaginal treatments and tightening gels. All of the FDA...

Aug 19, 2015

Engineers at MET have developed a new breathing machine for testing electronic cigarettes. The machine which collects the inspired vapour...

Aug 13, 2015

MET has published a new brochure describing our clean room assembly services. The clean room is supported by our medical...

Aug 7, 2015

MET’s Miniburst 5 is now available, fully calibrated within a few days of ordering. The gauge provides QA lab and...

Aug 3, 2015

The list of medical devices used in pharmaceutical drug delivery is many and varied: a dosing spoon, an infusion pump,...

Jul 27, 2015

  MET delivers the complete range of testing given in ISO 15747 Plastic containers for intravenous injections . Studies…

Jul 10, 2015

   MET’s packaging validation laboratory has developed a reduced qualification programme to allow you to ensure that your sterile barrier…

Jun 2, 2015

FDA Guidance   Saline, Silicones Gel and Alternative Breast Implants calls for more robust fatigue testing than that described in…

May 28, 2015

Evidence of biological safety is required for every medical device. This can sometimes be provided by chemical analysis of component…

May 26, 2015

The French standards agency AFNOR has published a new standard in two parts to help e-cigarette manufacturers comply with European…

Apr 28, 2015

  The Tyvek transition is almost upon us. Dupont have carried out a lot of test work on the…

Apr 21, 2015

Mark 10 have released a new very adaptable tensile / compression test stand. The ESM303 can deliver forces up to…

Apr 21, 2015

Following the revision of the European Commission Tobacco Products Directive (2014/40/EU) , the analysis of electronic vaping products is now…

Apr 10, 2015

  Our analytical chemistry facilities have been streamlined in a new dedicated facility. The laboratory provides testing to: …

Apr 7, 2015

What is CCI Testing?  

Mar 30, 2015

MET will be exhibiting at the MED-TECH Innovation Expo , in Coventry this year, on the 29 th and 30…

Mar 23, 2015

What is Packaging Machine Validation?

Mar 13, 2015

Which Transit Simulation Method To Use?

Mar 10, 2015

What is an Accelerated Ageing Calculator?

Mar 5, 2015

Pre Filled Syringe Testing From MET  

Mar 5, 2015

Increased Product Testing From MET - Tampons

Jan 2, 2015

The correct deployment of and interaction with medical devices by medical professionals and other users is a key safety consideration.

Nov 7, 2014

MET's laboratory is exhibiting at the ' Next Generation Nicotine Delivery conference '. Come and talk to us about your...

Oct 9, 2014

When it comes to medical device testing Medical Engineering Technologies are providing great science and great service, across the world....

Oct 3, 2014

MET is increasing its range of testing capabilities with a new GC-MS system. This machine increases our capacity for very,...

Sep 24, 2014

Do your packaging processes require confirmation of validation following changes to production processes at Du Point?

Sep 12, 2014

As the controversy over electronic cigarettes grows and their popularity is forging ahead MET has teamed up with the University…

Sep 4, 2014

METs Medical Device Laboratories sind vom 12. - 15. November auf der MEDICA 2014 in Düsseldorf mit einem Stand vertreten.…

Jul 22, 2014

MET's Medical Device Laboratories will be exhibiting at MEDICA 2014 in Dusseldorf from 12-15 November.

Jul 18, 2014

Laboratory Seal Peel Testing to EN868 / ASTM F88 Packaging validation and in process quality assurance (QA) is required...

Jul 11, 2014

New Testing Guide for Catheters and Enteral Feeding Tubes New guidelines have been published for ballooned enteral tubes and...

Jun 23, 2014

The Bubble Emission Test  is a method of determining the integrity of medical packaging. Bubble testing involves the application of...

Jun 2, 2014

Following a visit from local MP Charlie Elphicke MET's (ISO 14644) class 7 clean room is now open for business.

May 30, 2014

Tensile testing equipment  can be used for applications such as material elongation testing, connector withdrawal testing and spring testing.Mark 10...

May 23, 2014

MET’s class 7 clean room is now available for subcontract production services. We have begun offering clean room assembly services...

May 19, 2014

Shelf life claims validation forms part of a comprehensive range of medical device and pack testing that is available from…

May 9, 2014

Needleless injectors used for administering medicines to humans must be tested rigorously to ensure they are safe. MET has developed...

May 2, 2014

Leachables are small amounts of contaminants found in medicinal products, originating from their containers. To ensure your products meet high...

Apr 25, 2014

There are a number of choices when it comes to package strength testing for medical devices. It is a design...

Apr 22, 2014

May the 16th 2014 will see the launch of MET Cleanroom Division Ltd, and the official opening of our medical...

Apr 11, 2014

Dye penetrant testing is a common method of checking for leaks in medical packaging such as pouches and blisters. Recent...

Apr 11, 2014

MET's new clean room and laboratory will be opened by local MP Charlie Elphicke at 12:30 on the 16th of…

Apr 7, 2014

Needle injection systems, or auto injectors, are used in a wide variety of applications, from single emergency doses for anaphylactic...

Apr 1, 2014

For medical device package validation, shelf life testing and transit simulation are often treated as entirely separate issues. But can...

Mar 21, 2014

Personal lubricants (also known as intimate lubricants) must undergo personal lubricant testing to show that they are safe and effective,...

Mar 14, 2014

To ensure that you are using sterile medical device packaging, we carry out medical device package integrity testing , including...

Feb 18, 2014

Mark 10 tensile have released the ESM1500, a single-column force tester for tension and compression measurement applications up to 1,500...

Feb 6, 2014

There is currently a lot of interest in the safety and use of e-cigarettes. You can use MET's laboratory services...

Jan 24, 2014

MET’S medical device testing lab delivers a full suite of testing to ASTM D 3492- Standard Specifications for Rubber Contraceptives...

Jan 23, 2014

Leak testing of packages is required for process validation, shelf life validation and in process QA. The test method used...

Jan 16, 2014

To help our clients manage their projects efficiently, MET has developed design validation plans for a variety of medical devices.

Dec 20, 2013

ASTM F2211 - 13  the standard for classification of tissue engineered products has been reinstated.

Dec 10, 2013

Mark 10 force measurement have published a calculator on their web site. It allows convenient conversion between units of measurement.

Nov 27, 2013

Due to continued strong growth through exemplary customer support, MET, has moved into 6,000 square feet of new laboratory space.…

Nov 26, 2013

Due to continued strong growth through exemplary customer support MET, has moved into 6,000 square feet of new laboratory space....

Nov 12, 2013

MET’s medical device testing laboratory can provide dynamic torque measurement for ablation devices.

Nov 7, 2013

When testing the strength of your sterile package is it better to use a peel test or a burst test?...

Nov 1, 2013

ASTM have released a new standard for specifying the performance of uttering catheters.    

Oct 25, 2013

This article first appeared in Medical Packaging Innovation The shelf life of terminally sterilised medical devices should be validated...

Oct 21, 2013

Many medical devices are made from polymers. These materials need to be examined at several stages in the production cycle:...

Oct 18, 2013

ASTM have released a new standard for assessing tissue based devices. The new standard test method gives information on explanting...

Oct 16, 2013

MET’s laboratory has been approved as a supplier of medical device and packaging testing to the MHRA.

Oct 11, 2013

MET is providing testing for tissue engineered products. We can develop analyses specific to your product or test to existing…

Oct 4, 2013

ASTM has published a new standard relating to vascular stents: ASTM F2942 - 13 : Standard Guide for in...

Oct 3, 2013

The purpose of transit simulation testing with regards to medical devices is 3 fold. The primary reasons concern patient safety:...

Sep 24, 2013

Mark 10 Force and Toque Measurement Products have released the latest edition of their catalogue. MET is the UK distributor...

Sep 20, 2013

  ISO 11607 requires both transit simulation testing and shelf life validation of packaging for terminally sterilised medical devices....

Sep 13, 2013

 Summer student Delphine Dalton leaves MET today. She has made significant project contributions.  Her work has been on intra-arterial catheter...

Sep 11, 2013

A new edition of Medical Device Testing News has been published by MET. http://www.met.uk.com/pdfs/MET-News-sept2013.pdf

Sep 10, 2013

ISO  standard 11070:  Sterile, single-use intravascular catheter introducers has been updated to prEN ISO 11070:2013.    

Sep 6, 2013

MET is developing a range of design validation plans for a variety of medical devices. These plans will layout your...

Sep 3, 2013

MET's laboratory provides a full suite of testing for personal lubricants. The primary testing for contraceptive compatibility is the tensile…

Aug 30, 2013

Mark 10 , tensile test equipment distributed by MET, now has specific tooling to help measure the force required to...

Aug 28, 2013

MET's device testing laboratory has developed a new test for superabsorbent dressings.

Jul 24, 2013

Medical Engineering Technologies’ laboratories are now accredited to ISO17025. This is an international laboratory accreditation scheme, which tightly controls the...

Jul 24, 2013

Medical Engineering Technologies is now an internationally accredited laboratory. Our medical device package testing facility has been independently accredited by…

Jul 17, 2013

  MET is providing independent analysis and certification.  

Jul 10, 2013

MET's  MiniBurst 5 is ideal for testing medical device packs for seal strength. It works great in the clean room…

Jun 4, 2013

MET is now providing a compete suite of tests to cover the requirements of EN ISO 14607 Non-active surgical implants…

Jun 4, 2013

MET medical device packaging test department provides a full suite of transit validation tests. We take you bulk packed products...

Jun 3, 2013

It is essential that syringe pumps and other infusion devices deliver the correct dosage to a patient. A particular requirement...

May 28, 2013

Come to MET for breast implant testing to EN ISO 14607 Non-active surgical implants -- Mammary implants -- Particular requirements.

May 24, 2013

Pharmaceutical stability testing to ICH guidelines is provided by MET. ICH Q1 describes the stability / ageing regime required and...

May 10, 2013

MET’s laboratory is equipped to provide the studies described in EN ISO 11070: 1999 Sterile, single-use intravascular catheter introducer.

May 9, 2013

The Series 2 digital force gauges are designed for basic tension and compression force testing applications up to 100 lbF...

May 8, 2013

 Design inputs and risk analysis are important components of a CE Technical File. Design inputs should be specific: a super...

May 7, 2013

This year, MET is giving to spina bifida charity Shine http://www.shinecharity.org.uk/

Apr 30, 2013

Sports drinks claim to be isotonic: osmolarity and electrolyte analysis provided by MET can support these product claims. Also some...

Apr 25, 2013

MET has published a new web page which details our testing services for intravenous administration devices. Protocols are available for…

Apr 23, 2013

 Laboratory analysis of product performance to CEN/TR  15821 Method for testing compression medical hosiery and EN 1644 Test for nonwoven...

Apr 17, 2013

Burn salves, wound creams and insect bite sprays are often treated as medical devices. As such biological safety testing...

Apr 17, 2013

  MET has developed a new flow chart for testing to: ISO 11608-1:2012 Needle-based injection systems...

Apr 11, 2013

Further investment in our laboratory chemical analysis services gives MET increased HPLC capabilities. The new chromatography system includes refractive index…

Apr 4, 2013

The laboratory team at MET is proud to welcome a new chemical analysis technician on board.

Mar 20, 2013

MET’s experience in device testing is now being applied to cosmetic and cosmetotextile products such as skin treatment wipes and...

Mar 20, 2013

The latest edition of MET’s medical device testing newsletter is now published on the web site.   Read...

Mar 18, 2013

Recent projects at MET have included measuring the performance of new materials in nappy development.   Testing has...

Mar 15, 2013

The microscopic analysis capabilities at MET have been enhanced with the addition of video capture on our latest microscope.

Mar 4, 2013

The testing requirements for vascular products are evolving as products and hazards become better understood.

Feb 20, 2013

Lots of new products have been released in the Mark 10 force measurement range over the last few months. ...

Feb 18, 2013

A full suite of tests examining the performance of wound dressings is available from our laboratory.

Feb 14, 2013

MET’s IQ OQ PQ program to support the Ramac medical blister tray former sealer is proving popular in many countries....

Feb 7, 2013

The RAMAC combined action packaging system forms and seals your blisters on the same machine.

Jan 16, 2013

Capture The Entire Event Introducing Series 7 Force Gauges. Capture and record data at an amazing rate of 14,000…

Dec 4, 2012

Further investment in testing facilities at MET's laboratory now enable testing of metallic implants for degradation products. This test forms...

Oct 31, 2012

A new testing program at MET examines the performance of oral fluid dispensers. The program examines uniformity of dose, pharmaceutical...

Oct 31, 2012

ISO 10993-15 Biological evaluation of medical devices Part 15: Identification and quantification of degradation products from metals and alloys, uses...

Oct 25, 2012

In September 2010 the FDA issued: Class II Special Controls Guidance Document for Certain Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty (PTCA) Catheters.

Oct 19, 2012

Our testing laboratory for wound care products has incorporated nonwoven run-off testing as an option for demonstrating dressing performance. This...

Oct 16, 2012

J.R. MARUANI, French Manufacturer of 4SS Packaging Machines, with 30 years experience invites you to come and discuss your packaging...

Sep 27, 2012

Mark 10 have upgraded their torque testing tools for bottle caps, wrenches and general purpose use.

Sep 25, 2012

The RAMAC combined action packaging system forms and seals your blisters on the same machine. It will be on show...

Sep 24, 2012

MET is always seeking feedback from customers  on our performance. We distribute questionnaires to all new customers following their first...

Aug 17, 2012

MET has developed a tool for testing open pouches with our Mini Burst Tester , which is receiving positive customer...

Aug 17, 2012

To make life a bit simpler for medical device engineers we have added an accelerated ageing period calculator to our...

Aug 17, 2012

Medical device innovation and development is being supported by new device testing regimes at MET. Our experienced engineers contribute to...

Aug 15, 2012

MET will be exhibiting at the: Med-Tech Innovation Conference & Exhibition 2012 Date: 11 Sep 12 Location: London, Brunel University

Jul 20, 2012

ISO 15747:2010 details the required physical, chemical and biological testing for parenterals and other infusion systems which are stored and/or...

Jul 16, 2012

Are you testing barrier materials for water vapour or oxygen transmission? MET provides testing to a wide variety of standards...

Jul 6, 2012

Here is an accurate effective leak tester for under £4,000. The LPC 250 does not have the on-board computing and...

Jul 5, 2012

Medical Engineering Technologies has recently participated in a multi-national cold chain validation program.

Jul 5, 2012

Laboratory technicians at MET have just successfully completed two large wound dressing performance testing programs for a US based company...

Jun 25, 2012

MET engineers have carried out another successful qualification of a RAMAC blister forming/ sealing machine in France. The machines are...

Jun 25, 2012

Many medical device manufacturers 'buy in' open '3 sided seal' pouches as a low capital investment way of packaging their...

May 22, 2012

MET medical device testing web site  is now available in the Russian language. Keeping medical device engineers informed accross...

May 18, 2012

Sterile barrier pack seal strength testing can be carried out using internal pressurisation (a burst test) or a peel test.

May 15, 2012

The Belco blister tray sealer is now available with data logging. Data recorded throughout the sealing cycle (time, temperature, pressure)...

May 14, 2012

A new web page on the MET site gives details of our capabilities and knowledge relating to the testing of...

May 11, 2012

 The MET newsletter for May 2012 has been issued.  It gives details of some of the laboratory test services we...

May 5, 2012

Reports from our medical device testing and chemical analyses can now be accessed online. On customer request our client's reports…

May 3, 2012

MET engineers have just returned from a very successful qualification of a RAMAC blister forming/ sealing machine in Germany. These...

Apr 13, 2012

Due to popular demand we have further increased our environmental chamber capacity at MET.

Apr 4, 2012

The operation and performance of the Mark 10 interchangeable force and torque testing systems is now demonstrated on video.

Mar 2, 2012

The primary role of packaging is to keep a sterile medical device sterile. ISO 11607 ( Packaging for terminally sterilized...

Feb 21, 2012

Further increasing our laboratory capability MET has now added osmotic pressure testing to its armoury.

Jan 25, 2012

The RAMAC combined action packaging system forms and seals your blisters on the same machine. It is now available in...

Jan 6, 2012

New from Mark 10 the Series TT01 Cap Torque Testers are designed to measure application and removal torque of bottle...

Dec 16, 2011

There is a slow deliberate process of evolution at JR Maruani. The pouch packaging machines continue to deliver better and...

Nov 23, 2011

Medical device consultancy now has its own page on the MET web site. Find out about our services for product…

Oct 26, 2011

These new gauges from Mark 10 are based on an indicator unit which accepts a variety of accessories to provide...

Oct 14, 2011

It is so convenient because it forms the blisters in the first part of the cycle. The blisters are then…

Sep 14, 2011

The MET store has opened it doors to customers who want to buy on-line. Our full range of tensile testing…

Sep 9, 2011

MET has expanded its laboratory facilities. The addition of the new testing and conditioning area doubles the capacity we have…

Sep 2, 2011

The MET Mini Burst is now available with a high volume option. This version of the machine is ideal for...

Jul 21, 2011

Stability testing from MET spans the ICH and WHO guidelines for pharmaceuticals and is applied to cosmetic products and food…

Jul 15, 2011

Accurate dispensing of drugs from automatic systems is vital. At MET we have equipped a section of our laboratory specifically...

Jul 13, 2011

The JR Maruani VIVAPAC is now available with a vertical product loading module. This module is perfect for loading cylindrical...

Jul 12, 2011

Programming the JR Maruani range of automatic pouch packing machines is now even easier. New icon based screens lead you...

Jul 11, 2011

The VIVAPAC four sided seal pouch making machine will be on display at Compamed / Medica this year. The machine...

Jun 14, 2011

Restraining fixtures for blister and pouches make burst testing easier to manage. Samples are held securely in place and needle...

Jun 7, 2011

Mark 10 Series 5 force gauge now available in a 1,000 lb / 5,000 N capacity! Series 5 advanced...

May 26, 2011

MET has invested in increased capacity for product shelf life studies. We are proud of our no queues policy for...

May 24, 2011

Details of the X-ray inspection equipment supplied by MET are now available on a dedicated web page:

May 5, 2011

ASTM D4169 Distribution Cycle 12 (for pallet testing), ISTA 2B and ISTA 3B are some of the transit simulation test...

Apr 20, 2011

ASTM F2054 - 07 Standard Test Method for Burst Testing of Flexible Package Seals Using Internal Air Pressurization Within Restraining...

Apr 13, 2011

The pouch packaging equipment from JR Maruani is delivered with factory support practically on your doorstep.

Apr 7, 2011

Non destructive, non contact X-ray analysis of medical devices is now available. Medical Engineering Technologies had signed an exclusive agreement...

Apr 5, 2011

MET's latest article explains the requirements for materials characterisation in medical devices. The article gives a summary of how each...

Mar 17, 2011

The RAMAC blister forming/tray sealing machine is now available in two sizes. The original RAMAC 525 has a sealing area...

Mar 9, 2011

Our all-new Series 3 digital force gauges are here, joining Mark-10's recently introduced Series 4 and 5.

Mar 3, 2011

Come and see just how convenient the RAMAC blister forming and sealing machine is. This robust, reliable piece of equipment...

Mar 2, 2011

MET has published a 'white paper' aimed at assisting engineers with the incorporation of packaging requirements into their device development…

Feb 10, 2011

The Mark 5 version of the MET Mini Burst has been released. In addition to being a really easy to...

Feb 9, 2011

New heavy duty self-tightening grips with a capacity range of 1 kN to 10 kN are ideal for tensile testing...

Jan 24, 2011

MET has designed equipment for testing child resistant bottle caps. The equipment is based on a Mark 10 torque test…

Jan 18, 2011

Packaging medical devices, diagnostics, homeopathic products and cosmetics is really easy with the RAMAC combined tray forming and sealing machine.…

Jan 13, 2011

MET's latest publication ‘Force Testing in Medical Devices' appears in the January edition of EMDT. It is an excellent starting…

Jan 12, 2011

Validation of shelf life claims is equally important for products and packaging. MET's ageing chambers are employed in both applications.…

Dec 15, 2010

MET are finding a great deal of interest in the RAMAC blister forming and sealing machine.

Dec 11, 2010

Many sterile medical devices are packed into pre-made pouches. These '3 sided' pouches are then sealed on the fourth with…

Dec 10, 2010

The Sensitor hydrogen leak detection equipment has had some upgrades. It still provides an extremely sensitive method for location and…

Dec 9, 2010

The RAMAC blister forming/tray sealing machine is now offered with gas flushing. When packaging atmosphere control is required this reliable...

Nov 12, 2010

Many sterile medical devices are packed into pre-made pouches. These '3 sided' pouches are then sealed on the fourth with…

Nov 3, 2010

The JR Maruani medical pouch packaging machines will be on display at Medica this year. The VIVPAC medium volume: form,…

Nov 1, 2010

A convenient summary of compression, tensile and torque testing equipment is now available from MET. Our new brochure describes the…

Oct 14, 2010

MET now supplies a variety of materials analysis test equipment. This includes: high force tensile gauges and test stands measuring…

Oct 10, 2010

Packages and devices should subject to stability testing to support product claims and regulatory submissions. Artificial ageing is a rapid…

Sep 24, 2010

The leak test computers from Schreiner have been updated to include more communications options. The new flagship LPC 850 additionally…

Sep 21, 2010

MET has published an article explaining the options for transit testing of medical device shipping cartons. ISO 11607 requires assessment…

Sep 15, 2010

MET provides validation and calibration services for our customers across Europe. Our test house facilities include calibration services for temperature…

Sep 12, 2010

When conducting product performance assessments, technical knowledge and a sound grasp of the industry play a key role in understanding…

Aug 26, 2010

Selecting materials for medical devices is not always easy, especially if the device itself is likely to be used over…

Aug 25, 2010

More and more of our clients are specifying preconditioning with their transit testing. Cardboard cartons are susceptible to environmental conditions…

Dec 9, 2009

MET's medical device testing laboratory has moved to a new home. You will still get the same rapid, efficient service…

Nov 18, 2009

A full range of tensile and torque testing equipment is now available from MET. Fully calibrated gauges and test stands…

Oct 6, 2009

Economic gauges providing accurate results feature in the latest edition of Measuring Up from Mark 10. The newsletter describes the…

Jul 27, 2009

At MET we have been expanding our laboratory equipment line up. We have invested in new tensile testing equipment and…

Jul 24, 2009

MET is setting up to provide testing for walking aids, wheel chairs and mobility aids. Please let us know about…

Jul 16, 2009

Heart valve testing services are now available from MET. Test benches for custom and standard testing services are described. This…

Jul 7, 2009

Hydrogen gas medical device and package leak testing equipment from MET has been upgraded. Version 5 of the Sensistor H2000…

Jun 29, 2009

The medical device packaging machines from MET can now be seen on You Tube. The video footage shows a two...

Jun 27, 2009

Medical tray sealers have been evolving at Belco. They still retain the rigid structure and precise control, now with added…

Jun 23, 2009

The MET Vacuum Package Leak Test equipment is now available with extra precision. Making the leak integrity testing of tablet…

Jun 8, 2009

A new series of brochures describing medical device testing services is now available from MET. Titles include: Endovascular…

Jun 4, 2009

Stent delivery systems must deploy their cargo at the desired location. ASTM F2394 - 07 'Standard Guide for Measuring Securement…

Jun 2, 2009

Fatigue testing, standards compliance, flow characteristics: a complete range of tests for heart valves is now available from MET. We…

May 22, 2009

"The testing for IV Bag for pressure decay last time was smooth and successful, we are satisfied by the prompt…

Apr 22, 2009

MET's supplier of blister tray sealing equipment, Belco Packaging Systems Inc., is celebrating its fiftieth birthday. Belco's medical tray sealers…

Apr 3, 2009

MET is now able to provide the full gamut of testing required in ISO25539:2003 Cardiovascular implants. Testing covers both part…

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