WIST laboratory services include analysis and testing for the paper industry
including R&D work on the university's pilot paper machine
. And we provide sustainability services, including recyclability and repulpability, and compostability testing
. We're working to expand the current capabilities of the Paper Science and Engineering Department’s testing laboratory to meet the needs of emerging technologies. Laboratory Services provides the expertise and infrastructure to support and bring new laboratory services into WIST. Inquiries about WIST laboratory services, including services available, should be directed to John Baldus
, WIST Director of Laboratory Services.
WIST and IPS Testing, the Appleton-based independent testing laboratory, in 2011 created a formal joint venture that expands the long-standing relationship between the two organizations. The agreement allows both entities to offer additional tests and overall services to their clients. Click here
to learn more about WIST and IPS testing services for the paper, pulp, nonwovens and packaging industries.