Westpak Achieves ISO 14001 Certification

Apr 04, 2012, 13:25 ET from Westpak, Inc.

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Westpak, Inc., a world class ISO 17025 accredited environmental test laboratory in California, recently announced the successful completion of its ISO 14001 certification through UL.

This certification signifies Westpak's commitment to sustainability and environmentally friendly business practices at all levels, according to Catherine Dowling, Assistant Quality Manager at Westpak. "It is our intention and commitment to carry this process forward by offering a variety of services aimed at helping client firms reduce their waste, lower their carbon footprint and improve their overall material efficiencies in areas like packaging, product design and material selections," says Dowling. Initial services will be offered from the San Jose site, followed thereafter by the San Diego site.

"Our planet simply cannot afford continued inefficient usage of resources, wasting of energy and other practices not consistent with an earth-friendly view, especially in a time of increasing population and expectations," Dowling states.  "We can and must do better and Westpak intends to be at the forefront of this vital effort."

For more information contact: Danai Suksiri 408-930-9077 


Westpak, Inc., established in 1986, is a leading independent testing laboratory with facilities in San Jose and San Diego, California.  Westpak's laboratories are accredited to ISO/IEC 17025 by the American Association of Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA) for a wide variety of test procedures. Westpak specializes in product, reliability, distribution, packaging and related custom testing services for solar, technology, medical device and other industries. Westpak's philosophy continues to be "Integrity is the priceless component in testing."


SOURCE Westpak, Inc.