Packaging Materials

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McCullagh Coffee Launches Compostable Ecoverde Packs Using NatureFlex(TM) Film

McCullagh Coffee, a US coffee roasting company, has introduced a compostable pack, for its Rainforest Alliance Certified Ecoverde Coffee brand, using cellulose-based, NatureFlex(TM) from Innovia Films. Warren Emblidge III, VP, Sales and Marketing outlined why the Buffalo NY based firm chose NatureFlex(TM) over other packaging films that are available on the market, We were looking for a partner...

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Packaging Materials

New Plastic Packaging Peps up Pulp

A new family-size plastic packaging is now on shelves for fruit pulp from French food producer Charles & Alice. The pot is part of the strategy to revitalise fruit compote and is produced by RPC Superfos, exhibiting at Salon Emballage 2012 in Paris. Fruit compotes from the company Charles & Alice hit the French market and stand out as a novelty. Not only are the recipes fresh and new, also the...

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Buckets and Pails

RPC Superfos at Salon Emballage 2012

RPC Superfos is present at Salon Emballage 2012 in Paris to showcase its innovative packaging solutions. The company is one of four specialist clusters from the RPC Group exhibiting together at stand M 108 Hall 6. A complete range of technologies that the RPC Group uses to make innovative packaging is on display at Salon Emballage in Paris this year. Thermoforming, blow moulding and injection...

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Pouches

Cryopak Partners with Héma-Québec to Patent a Method for Rapidly Cooling Blood for Collection and Storage

Edison, NJ - Cryopak, leader in temperature controlled package design and manufacturing, recently partnered with HÃ-©ma-Québec to co-patent a new method for rapidly cooling blood to 22 degrees C for effective collection and storage. The method ( Rapid cooling to and maintaining of whole blood at 20 to 24C for processing") was developed using Cryopak's popular phase change product, the...

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Miscellaneous Film

Transparent Polypropylene targets frozen food sector.

Based on Borealis Nucleation Technology, Borpact™ SH950MO features melt flow rate of 40 and stiffness of 1,050 MPa, enabling use of thinner wallsÂ- and complex designs without compromising product properties or performance. Organoleptics properties ensure taste and odor of packed product will not be altered. Providing clear view of contents without fear of damage or brittle...

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Blister Films offer alternative to films containing PVC.
Miscellaneous Film

Blister Films offer alternative to films containing PVC.

Available in all standard thicknesses and combinations, PX Series non-barrier co-polyester serves as alternative to mono-layer PVC for packaging applications that do not require barrier properties. PXA Series consists ofÂ- co-polyester and PCTFE film laminate, which is suited for applications that require moisture ingress/egress protection. Offering clarity and transparency, both sealable...

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Packaging Materials

Upgrade to The International Standard for Barrier Packaging

A Baldor motor manufacturing facility in Kings Mountain, North Carolina, US, was recently acquired by ABB. The Baldor facility had a business model that primarily focused domestic distribution. In the past the plant had used a combination of no protection, or volatile plastic wrapping methods because there were few constraints on a relatively short shipping cycle. Given the fact that...

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Miscellaneous Film

Light Medical Packaging Films help meet sustainability goals.

Intended for medical-device packaging, Pentamed® light foamed high-impact polystyrene (HIPS) films enable material reduction by reducing package weight while maintaining physical properties comparable to standard materials. Products offer formability and processability compatibleÂ- with standard thermoforming and form/fill/seal equipment and are sealable to range of lid stocks. Able to...

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Packaging Materials

Resealable Airtight Packaging locks in product freshness.

Featuring proprietary self-sealing matrix that closes securely without exact alignment of opposing segments, ZIP-PAK® Vector™ provides tactile and audible feedback for reassurance of complete fastening with each use. DesignedÂ- for integration into existing flexible packaging lines with only minor modifications to machinery, solution is suitable for applications ranging from cheese,...

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Pouches

Sonoco Awarded Two Golden Cylinders for Flexible Packaging Innovations

LEGO Hero Factory reclosable stand-up pouch wins top packaging award HARTSVILLE, S.C. - Sonoco (NYSE: SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, received two Golden Cylinder Awards for flexible packaging innovations from the Gravure Association of America (GAA) at its recent Packaging and Products Conference held in Chicago, Ill. Flexible stand-up pouches produced by Sonoco...

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Krueger Sentry Gauge Announces the Release of Two New Chemical Sight Gauge Models Designed for Aggressive Liquid Storage Monitoring
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Krueger Sentry Gauge Announces the Release of Two New Chemical Sight Gauge Models Designed for Aggressive Liquid Storage Monitoring

Krueger Sentry Gauge, a leader in chemical sight gauges, now offers the ultimate in aggressive liquid storage monitoring devices. From sulfuric and hydrochloric acid to bleach, and acetone, our products are designed with robust features that deliver a long and trouble-free service life. See our video to learn all about this new and innovative line of sight gauges.

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