The Tyvek® Medical Packaging Transition Project (MPTP)

DuPont is the worlds leading business in solving global challanges through science and engineering expertise. The company has invested more than $30 million in the Tyvek® Medical Packaging Transition Project (MPTP) to ensure “greater continuity and flexibility of future supply.” Tyvek® is a brand name for a tough, durable spunbonded olefin sheet products that are stronger than paper and more cost-effective and versatile than fabrics.

What consequenses has this project for you? As a manufacturer you need to assess all of the MPTP data available on their site in order to verify if additional testing is needed. This to make sure that all your package’s are able to protect your products through all storage conditions.