Alert: Packaging World now enhanced for the iPad and iPhone. Watch a quick video preview
Materials Product Brief
|

Primer: Primer: Primer: Primer: Primer: Primer: Chemical-resistant epoxy insulation coating

Nansulate® EPX insulation, corrosion-prevention, chemical and flame-resistant coating from Industrial Nanotech, Inc. insulates pipes, tanks, and equipment to reduce energy costs, and stands up to harsh environments.
E-BOOK SPECIAL REPORT
42 Best Package Designs
Sign up to receive timely updates from our editors and download this e-book consisting of our editors' picks of most notable package designs. Updated for 2014!
Machine Product Brief
|

Primer: Primer: Photo-quality labels

Primera Technology’s new LX810 Color Label Printer prints fullcolor, photo-quality images and photos on labels at 4800 dpi. Printed labels are water- and scratch-proof, and substrates may include mattefinish, semi-gloss, and high-gloss materials.
Materials Product Brief
|

Yupo Corporation America: Yupo Corporation America: Yupo Corporation America: UV printable substrate

Yupo has introduced YUPO® FPR 200, a UV printable grade for converting and labeling applications. Specifically engineered for UV hybrid, offset, and flexo printing applications.
Machine Product Brief
|

Primer: Primer: Color label printer

Primera’s new LX800 Color Label Printer is a high-performance ink-jet-based label and tag printer with a resolution of 4800 x 1200 dpi. Capable of printing onto media as small as 11¼2” W and 3¼4” L or as large as 81¼4” W and 24” L.
Materials Product Brief
|

Exopack: Exopack: TE for multiwall bags

Exopack offers Shur-Seal™, a patent-pending, tamper-evidence device that provides positive evidence of tampering with the seal on pinch-seal multiwall bags.
Materials Product Brief
|

Klockner Pentaplast: Klockner Pentaplast: Corona-treated polyester film

Pentaclear® and Pentaprint® APET and PETG corona-treated films are now available from Klöckner Pentaplast of America (Gordonsville, VA). Films’ high surface tension properties allow improved wettability and ink and coating adhesion for print and folding carton applications.
Materials Product Brief
|

Constantia Hueck Foils Inc: Constantia Hueck Foils Inc: Lidding foils

A newly designed film closure in the form of a single polyester material is available in rolls from Hueck Foils (Wall, NJ). Lidding film is made of metallized PET and offers an alternative to paper/PET laminates.
Controls Product Brief
|

Rockwell Automation: Rockwell Automation: Glossary of motor terms

Rockwell Automation (Milwaukee, WI) has compiled a glossary of motor terminology. Definitions of axial thrust, capacitor, and 216 other terms provide a refresher for experienced motor users and a primer for beginners.
Machine Product Brief
|

Unitech Prepress Solutions, Inc: Unitech Prepress Solutions, Inc: Packaging guide

Unitech Prepress Solutions (Glendale Heights, IL) has made its Packaging Guidebook available to universities and schools. The primer covering all aspects of printing, prepress and packaging was first developed as a reference guide for customers and vendors.
Controls Product Brief
|

CTM Labeling Systems, Inc: CTM Labeling Systems, Inc: Applicator mounting stands

T and H base applicator mounting stands from CTM Integration (Salem, OH) feature carbon steel tubing and vertical upright construction of ¼” wall DOM steel tubing with internal assembly for ease of vertical height adjustment.
Controls Product Brief
|

Bostik Inc: Bostik Inc: Coating resin

Bostik (Middleton, MA) has introduced Vitel® 2250, a high-molecular weight, linear saturated copolyester resin that can be used as a primer, barrier coating, overlacquer or heat-seal modifier.
Controls Product Brief
|

Parvex, Inc: Parvex, Inc: Fieldbus primer

A short primer from Parvex (Elmsford, NY) describes the basics of fieldbuses and groups them into three classes: local, fast, high real-time capability; long distance, fast, high number of nodes, medium real-time capability; and long distance, fast, no real-time capability.