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Compounding and Filling Vessel features magnetic mixer.
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'); document.write('With 60 L working volume, Compounding and Filling Vessel utilizes magnetically coupled turbine agitator that floats during operation up to 490 rpm. Mixer stirs low-viscosity suspension as it is being discharged under pressure of nitrogen and filled into vials, syringes, or other containers. Because agitator is bottom-mounted, complete mixing is ensured regardless of batch level. Vessel is rated for 375 psi to full vacuum at 250°F. All wetted parts are 316L SS, electropolished and passivated.'); document.write('
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Re-Closable Food Package combines safety and convenience.
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'); document.write('Combining re-closing ability and tamper-evidence security, Bebo Swing™ features re-closable lid, attached to tub via ultrasonic welding, that can be hinged or fully removed. Pack solution, intended for spreadable products, incorporates perforation process which facilitates opening and can be designed for various shapes. Suitable for products with and without lidding film, product can be manufactured in monolayer or multilayer PP and can incorporate light barrier.'); document.write('
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Filling System handles high viscosity materials.
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'); document.write('Designed to fill syringes and compules with extremely high-viscosity materials, Model 2400 uses convection oven to lower material\'s viscosity and then quickly routes it through system and into containers using high hydraulic pressure. Solid-state sensing system simultaneously controls amount of fill for single or multiple syringes, and up to 5 compules. Benchtop system has refillable cartridge/piston assembly that holds bulk material, allowing it to be prepared off-line and stored for future use.'); document.write('
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High-Pressure Filling System suits high-viscosity materials.
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'); document.write('Model 2400 accurately fills syringes and compules with such high-viscosity materials as dental composites and restoratives. After convection oven lowers material viscosity, bench-top system routes material into containers using hydraulic pressure. Solid-state sensing system simultaneously controls amount of fill for single or multiple syringes and up to 5 compules for max filling efficiency. Refillable cartridge/piston assembly holds bulk material, allowing off-line preparation/storage.'); document.write('
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Bulk Bag Filling System incorporates pallet dispenser.
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'); document.write('Material Master Powerfill™ features Power-Lift™ system for powered fill head height adjustment and Easy-Load™ rotary bag hanger system. To aid access, fill head and bag strap connection points are brought directly in front of operator. Pallet will automatically be dispensed onto filler deck to accept bag, and bulk bag is filled by weight to programmed set point after connection and inflation. Once fill cycle is complete, system automatically discharges filled bag onto roller conveyor.'); document.write('
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Decorated Packaging combines IML and desiccant closures.
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'); document.write('With in-mold labeling (IML) and desiccant closures, Brilliance®Tube is optimally suited for effervescent tablets and also work with conventional or coated tablets as well as other solid pharmaceutical products. Design completely protects contents against light and moisture, while geometry of tube base ensures compatibility with standard commercial sales trays. Up to 8 colors and metallic effects are possible, and IML affords photorealistic printing with choice of textures and finishes.'); document.write('
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Paper Void Fill Packaging System eliminates several manual tasks.
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'); document.write('Available in floor or table-top models, FasFil® EZ® Auto system employs automated cutting mechanism for facilitated release of single-ply, protective paper void fill. Footprint supports small-cell packaging operations, and hands-free automated cutting tools let users set pre-programmed or continuous paper lengths to produce consistent void fill volumes. Operated through automated footswitch, system is adjustable to range of customized heights and angles.'); document.write('
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Heavy-Duty Stretch Wrapper has 7 in. full color touchscreen HMI.
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'); document.write('Available as Low and High Profile and Dual Turntable machines, LP20/20-UTS features 100% steel construction, 60 in. table, 6,000 lb load capacity, and 30 in. Uni-Tension Pre-Stretch or Magnetic Brake systems that can use both 20 or 30 in. film/netting. Touchscreen provides such intuitive features as customized programs with wrapping parameters based on varying product, troubleshooting screens with part numbers and descriptions, full manual operation system, and real-time machine alarms.'); document.write('
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Clear PET Food Containers use recycled post-consumer content.
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'); document.write('Designed to highlight and market fresh food, Crystal Seal reFresh thermoformed, FDA food-grade, 100% recyclable, plastic containers comes in 8 sizes and shapes that can be used in various configurations. All styles are leak resistant, offer unobstructed view of product, and feature tamper-evident hinge and tight seals. Tabs facilitate opening/closing by consumers, and design maximizes structural integrity with minimal ribbing.'); document.write('
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Coated Packaging Material is recyclable and compostable.
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'); document.write('Offering alternative to polycoated cardboard for food packaging market, Respak features barrier that repels water, oil, and grease yet is recyclable, compostable, and made from 50% recycled fibers. Elemental chlorine free (ECF) and FSC®-certified product complies with main food safety standards, including those established by Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for packaging that comes in contact with dry, aqueous, and fatty foods.'); document.write('
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Single-Use Filling System has validated multi-tubing port.
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'); document.write('PreVAS (pre-validated, -assembled and -sterilized) single-use filling system features fully validated multi-tubing port. With PreVAS pump trolley, users gain mobile filling station that can be combined with existing filling lines. Product bag is situated outside isolator, while filling tubes are compactly and safely guided through isolator wall via multi-tubing port before being connected to filling station. This helps accelerate upgrades their existing lines to filling operations.'); document.write('
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Sealed Air Shrink Film eliminates fog from packaged produce.
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'); document.write('Offering alternative to PVC in cold chain/fresh produce goods packaging, Cryovac® CT-311 prevents water droplets (fog) from accumulating inside of film and clouding package contents. This 35-gauge, microwaveable, micro-layered, anti-fog shrink film, with Recycle Code 4, does not contain plasticizers typically used with PVC films. Film allows fresh produce to be packaged and distributed to retailers from central location, minimizing risk of cross-contamination at store level.'); document.write('
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Food Service Board features lightweight, sustainable design.
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'); document.write('Safe for food contact, Carta Dedica is suited for cups, plates, trays, clamshells, collars, and lids as well as general food packaging applications. Board is available in 2 versions, one with clay coating for optimal print results and uncoated version that provides more natural appearance. Made from fresh renewable forest fibers, board can be recycled and is hard-sized to prevent edge penetration, allowing it to retain strength when in contact with liquids, moist foods, or condensation.'); document.write('
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Bulk Bag Discharger helps maximize production efficiency.
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'); document.write('Equipped with integral hoist, monorail, and Spider-Lift™ bag lifting frame, MATERIAL MASTER™ utilizes Flo-Master™ bag massaging system for positive material flow, and Seal-Master™ chamber for optimal access to bag discharge spout. Material lump breaker is mounted beneath product discharge transition. Other features include incline screw conveyor, loss-in-weight scale system with digital weight controller, and integral dust collection system.'); document.write('
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Plastic Handle Applicator is designed for high throughput.
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'); document.write('Located directly after capper, handle applicator utilizes continuous motion roll-feed design to achieve 2, 4, 6, 8, and 12 packs and offers up to 600 bottles/min throughput. Roll-feed design reduces operator time as well as number of dies required to one die per bottle neck size (as opposed to pack-size configuration). To change rolls, operators weld end of in-use roll to the beginning of next roll by pressing one button. Each machine accommodates two rolls of fully recyclable HDPE handles.'); document.write('
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Bagging Machine and Pouch Filler/Sealer are wash down-ready.
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'); document.write('Rated at cycle speeds up to 100 bags/min, Triton Vertical Form-Fill-Seal Machine can help packagers maximize uptime and efficiency while minimizing waste. Bag sizes range from 2 x 3 in. to 18 x 23 in. Designed for stand-up, flat bottom, and 5th panel style bags, Toyo Jidoki TT-8D-N Pre-made Pouch Fill and Seal Machine is rated at up to 55 pouches/min with pouch sizes from 4.7–10.2 in. W to 5.1–15.7 in. L. Both are wash down-ready for fresh produce packaging operations.'); document.write('
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Liquid Filling Service offers various flexible packaging options.
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'); document.write('Available to consumer goods companies and suited for liquids, creams, and gels, liquid filling (sachet filling) can accommodate such packaging initiatives as samples and single-dose or single-use configurations. Sachet sizes range from <2 in. long and wide to >13 in. long and 5.5 in wide. Format options include stand up or gusseted sachets or pouches, die cut shapes, and various hole punches. Sealing options include easy-open, directional pour spouts, and re-closable seals/zippers.'); document.write('
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Bulk Bag Closer stops flow from partially discharged bags.
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'); document.write('Using dual blades, pneumatically operated Bulk Bag Closing Device effectively seals bag opening at center so operator can tie it off for removal. Quick sealing capability is particularly effective where fluidized dry materials such as calcite, alumina, or bentonite are handled. Device is also highly effective in preventing plant humidity from reaching hygroscopic materials during discharge, during closing procedure, or during idle time in process cycle.'); document.write('
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Miniature Burst Disc Plugs provide over-pressure protection.
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'); document.write('Designed for critical liquid and gas flow control systems, Burst Disc Plugs provides pressure relief in 135 x 173 mm, leak-tight, corrosive-resistant package; sizes down to 64 x 94 mm are available upon request. Pressure ratings range from 3,000–15,000 psid, and construction is of NACE-compliant Incoloy 825 and Inconel 625. Operating up to 450°F, plugs exhibit tolerance of ±10% rated burst pressure and operate up to 80% of rated burst pressure.'); document.write('
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Packaging Machine supports on demand usage.
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'); document.write('Designed to address couriers that charge based on package size instead of weight alone, iQ Fusion 2™ enables companies to create infinite number of right-sized boxes to ensure best product fit, minimizing need for void fill and unnecessary dimensional charges. System enables single operator to transition from box creation to box induction with minimized cycle time. iQ Fusion 2 can be placed on just about any pack line and uses Packsize\'s corrugated z-Fold™ for box-making process.'); document.write('
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