Testing Services

IPI is an independent laboratory that provides both standardized and custom independent research for corporate, governmental, or non-profit sponsors. Below are links to descriptions and pricing for some of our most common research requests. If your need is not described, contact us, and we may be able to develop a program to meet your specific needs. All results of sponsored research and testing are confidential.

Testing ServicesImage Stability Evaluations

Photo-storage and Framing Materials Evaluations
(ISO 18902)

Key Components of the Recent Major Revision of ISO 18902 Imaging Materials – Processed Imaging Materials – Albums, Framing and Storage Materials

Why Should I Test?

Testing provides consumers and manufacturers of imaging and photo storage and display materials with unbiased, data-driven answers to questions of print stability, relative longevity and photo safety.