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Ultrasonic sensor

Turck (Minneapolis, MN) has introduced the Q30, a low-cost ultrasonic sensor. It was designed with a single high-performance transducer that is used as both the emitter and receiver.
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Print/apply labeler

Auto Labe's (Ft. Pierce, FL) Model 150 print/apply labeler is suitable for one-up or next-label-out applications, and can be configured in either a tamp-on or blow-on version.
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Plastic bottle

Clear and lightweight, a 16-oz PET container for single-serve milk products is now available from QDC Plastic Container (Lansing, MI). The resealable bottle is available with Portola Packaging's (San Jose, CA) 38-mm NEPCO Clement snap-on neck closure.
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Anti-static film

Sealed Air Corp. (Danbury, CT) has introduced anti-static film for its Korrvu® retention packaging. The clear film is designed to protect products sensitive to electro-static discharge from shock, vibration, impact and surface damage during shipment.
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

Sonoco Engraph (Atlanta, GA) is expanding its packaging options with web carton printing.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Enercon Industries Corp. (Menomonee Falls, WI): Greg Schuelke, exec. vp.
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Screen print coatings

Two coatings from Cork Industries (Folcroft, PA) for use in screen printing are UV curable for high-gloss results. Cork-Kure CU 1065 has a 330-350 CPS viscosity and Cork-Kure CU-1066 has a 490-510 CPS viscosity.
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Bulk bagger

Model B-1600 bulk bagger from JMC Packaging Equipment (Burlington, Ontario, Canada) is designed for free-flowing or granular products. It places them into 16- to 40-lb bags at speeds to 18 bags/min, depending on volume and product flowability.
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Packaging web sites

Remember, type http:// in front of each address. Ambec, Inc. www.ambec.com American Frozen Food Institute www.affi.com FlexLink Systems Co. www.flexlink.se Great Lakes Packaging Corp.
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Conveyor belt

The Series 1400 Flat Top conveyor belt from Intralox (Harahan, LA) is suitable for soft drink and brewery applications. This heavy-duty belt is designed for harsh, mass-handling applications.

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