By Andrew Manrique, B.S., CPLP (ISTA)
Published: Packaging Digest
A package with a breach will not act as a sterile barrier, and the product contained within may reach the end user in a contaminated condition. Due to the high risk associated with a contaminated product, manufacturing companies spend significant time, money, and resources on creating and testing functional packaging. One of the most important integrity tests is container closure integrity (CCI).