Materials Product Brief

Multisorb Technologies, Inc: Sorbent analyzes product stability

SimulSorb℠ and SimulOx℠ are integral components of Multisorb’s Calculations through Operations℠ value proposition; they utilize an advanced proprietary program that analyzes the drug product being packaged and predicts its chemical and/or physical stability outcomes when exposed to moisture or oxygen in the headspace of a container.
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ARC Forum points to the need for packaging machinery standards

A scheduling conflict kept me from attending this year's ARC Forum in Orlando. But Keith Campbell—esteemed colleague, automation expert, and author of OnTheEdge blog—made it to the event, so I bring you his observations.
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White paper discusses advances in roll-fed extended content labeling

White paper from Quality Assured Label explains the recent development of roll-fed extended content labels (ECLs), also called booklet labels. Covers benefits such as the ability to increase content area by up to 200%, utilize existing materials and labeling equipment, and maintain current production line speeds.
Machine Product Brief

Fogg Filler Co.: Chemical supply & recovery system saves fluid

Fogg Filler’s Chemical Supply & Recovery System saves users 96-98.5% of fluid losses on new or existing lines, according to the company, by taking chemicals and water, filtering it, and reusing it.
Wynn Wiksell, manager of packaging QRO at General Mills
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Focusing on food safety

Wynn Wiksell, manager of packaging QRO at General Mills, and chairman of the Food Safety Alliance for Packaging (FSAP), offers an update on the HACCP models for packaging materials.

Plan to attend Sustainable Packaging Symposium 2011

Greener Package and the American Institute of Chemical Engineers' (AIChE) Institute for Sustainability have combined resources to produce a new conference, Sustainable Packaging Symposium 2011—Advancing the Greener Supply Chain, which will focus on the technical foundations of successful sustainability programs.
Supplier News

LIVE FROM MD&M WEST: Minntech employs Eastman Tritan in renal market

The first acute renal care market manufacturer to utilize Eastman Chemical Co.’s ( Tritan™ copolyester, the Therapeutic Technologies Group of Minntech Corp., a Cantel Medical company, is developing the first renal system applications made with Tritan--Hemocor HPH® Hemoconcentrators and Renaflo® II Hemofilters.
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Sustainability through Fogg's chemical supply & recovery system

Fogg Filler, a market leader in the design and manufacture of rotary filling systems for the liquids industry, is continually focused on improving technology that better serves our customers and the environment.  Fogg’s new Chemical Supply & Recovery System will help you save 96-98.5% of fluid losses for your new or existing line.  This is a savings everyone can appreciate.  
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Berlin Packaging completes All-Pak integration with rebranding

The rebranding culminates Berlin’s effort to integrate the two businesses after the All-Pak purchase.
VERSATILE PRINTING. Variable label information is printed on demand so no additional stickers need to be manually applied to the
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Spray paint company cuts labeling costs and enhances label printing flexibility

In-line POD system and wrap labeler replace lithographed cans and manually applied UPC stickers.


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