FAQs

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Where are Placon’s products produced?
All Placon medical packaging products are produced in the USA in our ISO certified Class 8 clean rooms in Elkhart, IN, Plymouth, MN and Madison, WI.

Are you ISO Certified?
Yes; our Elkhart, IN quality management system is certified to ISO 13485, while our Plymouth, MN and Madison, WI quality management systems are certified to ISO 9001. All three of these locations also have certified ISO 8 clean rooms.

Do you require minimum quantities?
Placon manufactures medical device packaging in low to high volumes. While we don’t require a minimum, we do evaluate the total project in its entirety prior to design/development.

Do you carry stock medical packaging products?
Placon is a custom designer and manufacturer of turnkey medical device packaging systems, however, as an answer to small implant OEM’s requests for a system that allows new products to be quickly and cost-effectively commercialized, we developed BargerVPAK pre-validated off-the-shelf packaging as an answer.

What is thermoforming?
Thermoforming is the process of heating a plastic sheet or material and shaping it in a mold. Placon is regarded as one of the leading medical packaging thermoformers in North America.