West Analytical Services offers product testing, development and packaging solutions for the pharmaceutical industry throughout the world. It assists clients in the areas of laboratory analysis associated with meeting drug product, stability, container closure and packaging regulatory guidelines. The company specializes in the fields of product validation, release, administration systems, devices and package testing. It offers process development, problem resolution, migration testing, material extraction, toxicological evaluation and profiling services. The company provides services to pharmaceutical, medical device and personal care product companies, such as Abbott Laboratories, Baxter International, GlaxoSmithKline, Warner-Lambert, Johnson & Johnson, Merck & Company and Procter & Gamble. West Analytical Services is a part of West Pharmaceutical Services, which was founded in 1923 and offers drug safety administration solutions for the pharmaceutical industry.