Packaging Materials

Sonoco's Award-Winning Retortable Membrane Closure Provides Cost-Effective Convenience

HARTSVILLE, S.C. - Nov. 11, 2008 - A robust, peelable Ultrapeel(TM) retort membrane end from Sonoco, one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, that was specifically designed for heat-and-eat foods, is giving today's economy-minded, on-the-go consumer an easy and inexpensive way to enjoy a hot and healthy snack on the run. The first retortable membrane end closure manufactured in...

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Environmental Packing is fully biodegradable.

Green Family(TM) products include Super 8Â-® loosefill and CELL-OÂ-® air cushions, both of which are 100% biodegradable in presence of microorganisms and made to perform with minimal carbon footprints. Constructed from 100% recycled polystyrene, both products may be reused and will decompose completely within 9-60 months. Unlike starch-based products, they will not attract rodents or...

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Intercept Technology Packaging from Liberty Packaging Co., Inc., Protects Inventories and Equipment in the Down Times

Intercept Technology Packaging from Liberty Packaging Co., Inc., Protects Inventories and Equipment in the Down Times

Hard decisions are being made by manufacturing companies to terminate plants and lines due to inactivity or to consolidate operations. Construction companies find their inactive equipment rusting in yards. Whether the inactive equipment, inventory, and machines are being transported or stored, Liberty Packaging's Intercept Technology(TM) packaging can protect them. Intercept Shrink Film has a...

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Plastic Ingenuity Takes Another Green Step: Thermoformed Fiber

Cross Plains, WI: With a continual commitment to preserving the environment, Plastic Ingenuity is now using wood pulp in some of its thermoforming applications. Pulp thermoforming, or thermoformed fiber is the conversion of paper or corrugated feedstock into a sustainable packaging material. The process utilizes technology which produces strong, well defined, smooth surfaced parts. Plastic...

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Honeywell Signs Supply Agreement with Chinese Company for Aclar-® Film

Agreement with Haishun will help meet increasing demand for pharmaceutical packaging in China SHANGHAI, Nov. 6, 2008 - Honeywell announced today that it has signed a three-year supply agreement with Shanghai Haishun Packaging Material Co., Ltd., to provide the Chinese company with Honeywell's Aclar-® brand moisture-barrier films for pharmaceutical packaging. Honeywell will also provide technical...

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Western Industries in Oklahoma City is Pleased to Announce the Successful Installation of a Jumbo Gluer.

Western Industries in Oklahoma City is Pleased to Announce the Successful Installation of a Jumbo Gluer.

February 12, 2008 We are set-up and ready to run the largest corrugated fibreboard box on the planet. The addition of the jumbo gluer, to the existing 2-color jumbo printer, slotter, makes Western Industries the ONLY source in Oklahoma for your large box needs. We are now able to manufacture and glue the largest box possible, which is, 91 x 91 x 35 . Other investments have also been made to...

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MeadWestvaco to Feature Advanced Packaging Automation and Sustainable Packaging Solutions at Interpack 2008

RICHMOND, VA - February 7, 2008 - MeadWestvaco Corporation (NYSE: MWV) will showcase its full platform of consumer packaging services and capabilities, including consumer insights, innovation, design, materials, primary and secondary packaging, and equipment solutions, at Interpack 2008 in Dusseldorf, Germany, April 24-30. The company will be exhibiting in Hall 13, Stands C47/D48. MeadWestvaco...

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SEMPAC Manufacturer of Air-Cavity Plastic Packages Announces New Distributor TopLine, Recognized World Leader in Dummy Component

Sunnyvale, CA - Sempac Inc, a Sunnyvale, California based manufacturer devoted to the design, development of air-cavity plastic packages used mainly during the prototype and test phase announces the addition of TopLine, to their distribution network. TopLine, known in the industry for providing dummy components and practice PC boards will expand their product offering with Sempac's QFN, SOIC, SOP...

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Plastic Cosmetic Packaging has biodegradable formula.

Plastic Cosmetic Packaging has biodegradable formula.

Derived from starch-rich field plants such as corn, Polylactic Acid or Polylactide (PLA) compacts are made from environmentally friendly material that retains physical properties of regular plastic, can be composted, and biodegrades within 5 years in landfills.

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Infineon Lays Foundation for New Industry Standard Package Technology

Technology Media November 12, 2007 Neubiberg, Germany, and Kaohsiung, Taiwan, November 12, 2007 - Infineon Technologies, a leading supplier of semiconductor and system solutions, and Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc. (ASE), the world's largest semiconductor packaging and test company, today announced a partnership to introduce semiconductor packages with a higher integration level of...

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