With modern analysing techniques and a scientific interpretation of test results, the ‘VerpakkingsCentrum’ conducts scientific research and provides services to industry.
In strong collaboration with other research groups, institutions and companies, the center, with its knowledge and expertise, contributes to investigate/to solve research questions that can lead to innovations in the industrial chain.
In its complementary cooperation with the unique Master’s program in Packaging Engineering Technology (University Hasselt), it supports the education of young people into skilled and dedicated engineers, that are able to work with integrity and a clear vision in today’s society.
Packaging innovation and packaging diagnostics
Packaging innovation and packaging diagnostics regard packaging materials, packaging concepts and the packaging process in the company with special attention for innovation, prevention and sustainability. Eco-indicators, Artioscad, Inventor, CAPE, … are supporting tools. Taking into accont the expertise in the physical-mechanical testing of materials and packages, company-specific training programs can be provided by engineers ofMore info