Submitting Samples

Perritt Laboratories is accredited to perform child-resistant package testing in accordance with the following:

  • U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (16 CFR, part 1700)
  • Environmental Protection Agency (40 CFR, part 162)
  • Canadian standards (CSA Z76.1 & Z76.2)
  • European standards (EN8317 & EN14375)
  • International standard (ISO 8317)

Prior to submitting samples to Perritt Laboratories for the first time, please contact us to determine which tests are appropriate for your package. When you contact Perritt Laboratories, it would be helpful if you are prepared with the following:

  • Type of package (unit dose vs. re-closable)
  • Type of closure for re-closable packages
  • Failure level (f value) for unit dose packages

For assistance, please call 609-443-4848 or use Email to contact Richard Ward
( or John Trepper (