The medical device industry faces some of the toughest challenges when it comes to leak testing as compared to other manufacturing and industrial applications. Product safety and consumer protection place a very high priority on the reliability of leak tests for medical devices. This in turn requires the medical device manufacturer to consider several factors to ensure successful leak testing.
There are many types of leak testers and leak testing techniques available today. Shouldn’t that make it easy to pick the right leak tester? While it may be true in many applications, it certainly isn’t when it comes to leak testing of medical devices.
Choosing the right leak tester for medical devices
Here is a quick checklist for you to use when selecting a leak tester for medical devices.