Green & Clean

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Green & Clean

Thermal Curtainwall meets stringent energy codes.

November 3, 2015

Intended for medium- and low-rise commercial buildings, 400TU Series combines aluminum framing, dual thermal strut, and insulated glass. Dual-glazed product, which achieves U-Factors of 0.30 for thermal transmittance and frame condensation resistance factor of 81, meets or exceeds ASTM and AAMA industry standards for air, water, structural, thermal, acoustical, and seismic performance. System is also tested to meet acoustical performance ratings for Sound Transmission Class 38 and OITC 32. Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment, Green & Clean

Smart and Flat Flame Oxy-Fuel Burners meet glass industry needs.

November 2, 2015

Targeting glass industry applications, Cleanfire® HRe™ smart burner includes sensors that monitor key burner conditions. Data enables glass manufacturers to optimize burner performance in furnace as well as monitor conditions that may require operator attention. Also available, oxy-fuel flat flame burner offers independent control of flame length and luminosity, furnace atmosphere control at glass surface for foam reduction, and integrated sensors for diagnostics and control. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Green & Clean

Packaging Resins balance stiffness and toughness.

November 2, 2015

Created from patented molecular catalyst coupled with advanced process technology, INNATE™ Precision Packaging Resins are suited for variety of applications ranging from flexible food packaging to heavy-duty industrial shipping sacks. Products offer abuse resistance, optimized sustainability profiles due to light-weighting potential, film toughness without compromising stiffness, and processing ease with bubble stability. Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment, Green & Clean

Residential Gas Furnaces include built-in self diagnostics.

November 2, 2015

Supplied in 33 in. cabinet to fit in tight spaces, Coleman® LX Series TM8Y and TM9Y offer efficiencies up to 80% and 96% AFUE, respectively. Units feature easily accessible controls, aluminized steel tubular heat exchanger, electric hot surface ignition to conserve fuel, and 100% shut-off main gas valve for extra safety. Both units are factory-shipped for upflow or horizontal applications and can be converted for downflow applications. Model TM9Y is ENERGY STAR-rated. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Acrylic Binder improves hardness in low-VOC architectural paints.

October 30, 2015

RHOPLEX™ 800h features controlled polymer morphology technology, which employs hard, soft, and functional monomers in waterborne acrylic binder to help improve hardness and block resistance in high-gloss, deep-tone, low-VOC architectural paints. Binder helps create ultra-low-VOC, deep-colored paints that exhibit increased tack, scrape, and print resistance. Read More

HVAC, Green & Clean, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Fully Integrated Solar Platform targets commercial installations.

October 30, 2015

Standardized across rooftop, carport, and ground installations, Helix™ features Cradle to Cradle Certified™ Silver-designated solar panels, mounting hardware that maximizes roof coverage; and SunPower® EnergyLink™ energy intelligence software. Latter quantifies real-time demand charge savings and identifies demand peaks and savings opportunities, and plug-and-play power station eliminates need to strip and land wires on site. Modular solution is designed for accelerated installation. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Low-VOC Vinyl Acrylic Binder promotes shear stability in paints.

October 30, 2015

Available for flat to semi-gloss interior paints, ROVACE™ 10 Emulsion is APEO- and solvent-free and 55% solids. Manufacturing flexibility lets formulators combine technology into paints with varied pigment volume concentrations, while processing properties facilitate pumping/handling. For paint contractors, emulsion offers effective spray application and touch-up. Color acceptance aids matching to color chips and maintaining uniform color appearance under varying conditions. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean, Display & Presentation Equipment

Asymmetric LED Luminaires brighten large open spaces.

October 28, 2015

Replacing up to 1,000 W HID products, Ametrix ASYX 2.0 comes in lumen packages from 2,355–30,162 lm, forward and wide optical distributions, 6 shapes and sizes, and 2700K, 3000K, 3500K, and 4000K CCTs. These IP66, indirect-direct products, offered in 3 mounting options, utilize AccuLED Optics™ system for beam control in high-ceiling applications and can be mounted upward or downward. Fixtures also feature rotating optics and offer ±20° up and down adjustment in 5° notched increments. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Cleaning Products & Equipment, Green & Clean

Cleaner/Degreaser improves workplace health and safety.

October 28, 2015

Optimized for cleaning and degreasing aluminum in automated and ultrasonic parts washers, ALUSTAR 100 has built in foam and corrosion inhibitor packages and leaves low-residue finish. This mild alkaline cleaner is formulated with Low Energy Surfactant (LES) technology, which efficiently enables cleaning and degreasing in hot parts washers at lower temperatures to help conserve energy. Formulated for sensitive materials, VOC-free product can be used on aluminum and other non-ferrous alloys. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Waste Handling Equipment, HVAC, Green & Clean

A/C Coil Ultraviolet System features quick-release lamp.

October 27, 2015

Equipped with quick-release lamp that allows for replacement without tools, BLU QR™ utilizes standard germicidal wavelength lamp for safe disinfection and protection of AC coil surfaces from bacteria, viruses, mold growth, and odors. System comes with 4 mounting options, including magnetic mount and multiple through plate mounting styles. System's 24 Vac ballast is designed to be mounted either in air handler control panel itself or external to HVAC air handler unit. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Green & Clean

Hydraulic Power System helps reduce machining cycle times.

October 27, 2015

Green Hydraulic Power™ increases yield, reduces noise emissions by 20 dBA, and minimizes heat generation, cycle time, and oil volume for 100, 200, and 300 gal tank Spectra Line hydraulic power units rated to 4,000 psi on MJC machine builds. Solution utilizes Siemens SINAMICS variable-speed servo pump drive, and control data output from onboard diagnostic capability in drive supplies information for predictive maintenance. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Vision Systems, Green & Clean, Display & Presentation Equipment

Retrofit Screw-In LED Bulbs conserve energy in sign applications.

October 27, 2015

Rated for up to 50,000 hr operation and flash tested to 1,000,000-times on/off cycles, LED SignLight™ bulbs are UL wet-location rated and feature screw base to serve as retrofits for incandescent lamps in indoor/outdoor illuminated sign installations. Bulbs with S11 bases, offered in medium and intermediate, offer clear, frosted, or color finished and consume 1 W. Clear and frosted S14 use 1 W, while color models use 1.5 W. While A19 clear models consume 1 W, frosted models use 2.5 W. Read More

Waste Handling Equipment, Green & Clean

Recycling System processes aerosol cans.

October 26, 2015

Utilizing rack and paw gear, Aerosolv 360® reduces effort needed to process aerosol cans. Fully enclosed, dual seal system seals inside at point of puncture and outside when can is being processed. Alignment cone and 2-way vent pin direct flow straight into drum, minimizing maintenance. Featuring replaceable filter components, carbon filter captures odors and potentially harmful VOCs. Additional features include built-in counter, integrated lockout system, and insulated non-stick coating. Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Green & Clean

Vertical Conditioner requires no external ducting.

October 23, 2015

Without requiring ceiling room, Self-Contained Vertical Generating Unit conditions existing stability storage space for humidity and temperature. Unit attaches to existing chambers and walk-in rooms, adding just 15 in. of depth to exterior room wall. Model measuring 28 x 15 x 77 in. conditions 250–400 cfm, while 30 x 20.5 x 77 in. version conditions 400–800 cfm. With touchscreen control, operators can set unit for steady state conditioning or programmable cycling of environment conditions. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean

Gas Injection System optimizes heat treatment furnaces.

October 22, 2015

Designed to maximize productivity of heat treatment furnaces without use of circulation fans, CARBOJET® is suited for upgrading roller hearth, pusher, rotary-retort, and pit furnaces. Ultra-high-speed injection of gas or gas mixture through special CARBOJET lances optimizes gas and atmosphere flows and circulation. To satisfy NFPA safety requirements, nitrogen supply system for CARBOJET system can be equipped with safety solution used to purge flammable atmosphere furnaces. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Composites target aerospace industry.

October 22, 2015

Comprising PAEK and carbon fiber based unidirectional tape and laminate panels, VICTREX® AE250 Composites enable production of continuously reinforced components that can perform under load, including brackets, clips, clamps, and housings used throughout aircraft in primary and secondary structures. PAEK composites are 100% recyclable and offer greater chemical resistance, fatigue performance, and FST properties than thermosets, while matching strength and stiffness. Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Green & Clean

Hospitality Thermostat promotes guest room energy management.

October 21, 2015

Communicating with up to 10 devices, Omnistat™ 3 Hospitality Thermostat detects if hospitality room is occupied and automatically adjusts heating and cooling set points and turns such devices as lights, TVs, and lamps on/off. Functionality lets hoteliers upgrade guest rooms with smart, reliable controls to enhance guest experiences, increase energy savings, and meet guest room control and plug load control requirements when paired with wireless Leviton Lumina RF load controls and sensors. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Programmable Li-Ion Battery Charger supports EV applications.

October 20, 2015

Operating off 90–305 Vac, 47–63 Hz, IP64-rated EVC-120 Series includes 3 models that are factory programmable to provide 3.8–4.2 A @ 15–30 V, 2.527–2.793 A @ 22.5–45 V; and 1.938–2.142 A @ 29–58.8 V ranges. These 120 W, constant current chargers for lithium ion as well as other battery chemistries are designed for electric vehicle (EV) applications, including electric bikes, small scooters, and lifts, and feature PFC up to 0.98 @ 100 Vac and full load. Efficiencies reach up to 89%. Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment, Green & Clean

Residential Gas Furnaces combine 2-stage heating, ECM motor.

October 19, 2015

York LX Series TM8Y and ENERGY STAR®-rated TM9Y respectively deliver efficiencies up to 80% and 96% AFUE. Factory-shipped for upflow or horizontal applications, furnaces can be converted for downflow applications. Accessible controls and lack of knockouts aid installation, and 33 in. cabinets fit in space-restricted areas. Other features include self-diagnostics with fault code display; electric hot surface ignition; 100% shut-off main gas valve; and aluminized steel tubular heat exchanger. Read More

HVAC, Green & Clean

Hybrid Water Heating System meets needs of businesses.

October 15, 2015

To handle commercial-duty demands, Demand Duo™ combines heat exchanger technologies from 199 BTU, Energy Star®-certified C199 condensing commercial tankless water heaters with durable 119 gal tank. Hybrid water heating system, built for longevity and to conserve energy, features direct vent, common venting options, and single-unit/common vent room-air capability. Latter can use existing vertical vent penetration to eliminate need to core additional holes in walls/roofs. Read More