The Packaging Research and Development Center provides technical support to individuals or manufacturers in the areas of package development, testing, and third party evaluation. 

UW-Stout's packaging laboratory has state-of-the-art equipment to design, develop and evaluate packages for most product areas. 

Testing equipment includes:

  • Shock tests
  • Vibration tests
  • Compression tests
  • Standard materials tests

Contact Information

Michael Lorenzen, Director