Materials Product Brief

Pregis Corporation: Multidirectional stretch foam protects products

Stretchfoam from Pregis is a proprietary polyethylene (PE) resin blend sheet foam with multidirectional stretch for protective packaging applications.
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Materials Product Brief

Pregis Corporation: Protective packaging foam strips

Pregis’ Form-It customizable, self-adhesive polyethylene protective packaging foam strips cushion and protect a wide variety of products.
Dri-fresh Resolve ‘Soft-hold’ fruit cushioning pads
Materials Product Brief

Sirane Ltd.: Fruit cushioning pads

A ‘bubble pad’ developed by Sirane will offer soft fruit the ultimate protection during all stages of the supply chain.
Dr. Desmond G. Hunt

USP addresses moisture permeation in pharmaceutical packaging

Dr. Desmond G. Hunt, senior scientific liaison within the U.S. Pharmacopoeial Convention (USP), discusses USP’s pending revisions to USP General Chapter Containers—Performance Testing, concerning packaging and moisture permeation.
Machine Product Brief

Pregis Corporation: Technical support system for protective packaging systems

The predictive PX3 tech support system from Pregis Corp. combines software, personnel, parts management, and a 24/7 service hot line to maintain and service foam-in-place, air cushioning, and paper-based protective packaging equipment, and anticipate and predict machinery service needs before an expensive downtime event occurs.
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Cryoport delivers an innovative and complete outsourced frozen shipping solution for bio-pharm, labs, diagnostics, clinical trials and reproductive medicine.
Feature Article

BOPP bag for cat litter delivers shelf appeal, reduces damage

Dissatisfied with damage from its previous paper bags, MFM Industries, Inc. switches to polywoven BOPP bags that add strength and offer market differentiation.
Materials Product Brief

CSP Technologies: Desiccated blister packaging

CSP Technologies’ Activ-Blister desiccated blister packaging for the pharmaceutical industry controls the internal atmosphere of each individual blister cavity, protecting moisture- and oxygen-sensitive solid-dose pharmaceuticals.
Materials Product Brief

Cryopak: Shippers for reptiles, amphibians

Cryopak’s Phase 22 temperature-controlled packaging specifically for shipping reptiles and amphibians includes all items needed to ship reptiles safely and securely at all times of the year in any climate.
Turkey Sealed Air

Bagging unpardoned presidential turkey

Happy Thanksgiving! Here’s the vacuum bag used to protect the presidential family's turkey.


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