Inks

Solvent-Based Inks offer accelerated drying times.

Designed to utilize thermal ink jet (TIJ) printing at industrial speeds onÂ- various non-porous substrates, LS-6020 and LS-6021 offer unassisted dry times faster than 2 sec. Both inks are packaged in single-use cartridges and offer coverage for polyesters, oriented nylon, coated packaging, foils, and resins. Formulation enables production of high-quality marks while reducing clean up,...

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Samuel Strapping Brings Better Bander Performance to Boise Cascade EWP
Strapping and Banding

Samuel Strapping Brings Better Bander Performance to Boise Cascade EWP

Samuel Strapping Systems, a leading supplier of industrial packaging supplies and equipment, recently partnered with Boise Cascade's Engineered Wood Products division to install a bander in their White City, Oregon facility. Boise Cascade EWP's Oregon facility is one of the largest laminated veneer lumber (LVL) and I-joist manufacturing plants in the world, and must meet the needs of over 60...

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Brass Inserts for Plastics suit compact electronic assemblies.
Inserts

Brass Inserts for Plastics suit compact electronic assemblies.

Available in thread sizes from M1 to M1.6, microPEM® Thru-threaded Brass Inserts install permanently in wide range of plastic materials from ABS to polycarbonate, promoting secure attachment for devices such as handheld consumer electronics and medical equipment. Inserts install in either straight or tapered mounting holes and use single mating screw to complete joining process....

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Bottles

O-I Partners with Brazilian Premium Spirits Maker

Perrysburg, Ohio – A striking new bottle developed by Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI) for cachaÃ-§a spirit maker Yaguara has debuted in Brazil. The bottle was created for the new ultra-premium spirit through a design partnership between renowned UK artist Brian Clarke, the O-I Covet™ team and Yaguara. The new bottle creates a differentiated shelf presence to support Yaguara's high-end...

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Yardley Products Fulfills Custom Order, Manufactures Inserts to Pistol Manufacturer's Designs
Fasteners

Yardley Products Fulfills Custom Order, Manufactures Inserts to Pistol Manufacturer's Designs

Yardley Products Corporation, a manufacturer of threaded metal insert fasteners, recently fulfilled an order of custom inserts to Azimuth Technology, a manufacturer who was contracted to fabricate a small tactical pocket pistol for their client, DoubleTap Defense. Azimuth Technology called on Yardley products seeking an insert capable of securely holding together the two pieces of the pistol's...

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Cappers

Preanalytics Instrument automates sample processing.

Reducing hands-on time for delivering test results, cobas p 480 automates uncapping and recapping of primary sample vials used for liquid-based cytology (LBC) and molecular assays run on cobas® 4800 System. Preprocessing steps, including vial cap removal, vortexing, and barcode quality checks, are automated, reducing risk of sample mix-up, cross contamination, and user error. Also, primary...

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Screens

The "Beast" Draws a Crowd in Richmond Illinois

Rockford, Illinois — In late October, Enviro-Care sponsored a demonstration of its innovative septage receivingÂ- system installed at the Richmond Illinois WWTP.  The Beast" is the screening component of the Enviro-Care Liquid Waste Hauler System which is designed to pre-treat septage by removing the solids from this highly concentrated flow.  In addition to the Beast, the...

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Food and Beverage Containers

WorldStar for RPC Superfos Sea Food Container

RPC Superfos has been awarded a coveted WorldStar for its custom oxygen barrier packaging for Bornholms' sea food Judging took place on 7 November, when representatives from 24 packaging associations, members of the World Packaging Organisation (WPO), judged 249 packaging projects from 35 countries that applied for WorldStar Awards 2014. Bornholms, a market leader in seafood in Scandinavia, is...

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Barriers

Barrier Liner targets bag-in-box foods.

Offering blend of moisture barrier, mineral oil barrier, and breathability, Amcor Vodex Generation II helps ensure food protection and safe consumption. Recyclable, co-extruded packaging solution additionally provides aroma and flavor retention, easy-opening, and ability to be tailored to specific product needs,Â- with features such as puncture resistance.

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Packaging Materials

Placon Packaging Design Innovation Scores IOPP Ameristar Awards in The Health and Beauty and Medical Device Categories

For over 45 years Placon has been a leading custom designer and manufacturer of thermoformed plastic packaging with an extensive line of stock packaging products as well as environmentally-friendly recycled sheet materials for the retail, food and medical markets. Continuously setting the bar in thermoform packaging and sustainable material solutions, Placon provides innovative, high quality and...

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