Pacific Scientific (Wilmington, MA) released a brochure on its family of brushless digital servo systems. The selection guide provides detailed product features and benefits, technical and system component information, specifications and performance curves and dimensions.
Intertape Polymer (Montreal, Quebec, Canada) has introduced a new adhesive for water-activated tape called Adhesive 2000(TM). This starch-based adhesive is said to give quick initial tack, long open time for high-speed applications, and deep fiber penetration into paper or corrugated materials.
The Avery Dennison Printer Systems' (Philadelphia, PA) Datapply EAS Dual Labeler automatically applies roll-fed Electronic Article Surveillance tags to packages during the converting stage at speeds to 300 labels/min.
An aseptic pouch for UHT-processed milks and liquids has been developed by Elopak Inc. (New Hudson, MI). The Elopouch(TM) is a coextruded structure made primarily from PE with up to six layers and is said to keep the product fresh for up to four months at ambient temperature.
A recyclable corrugated container that uses a patented barrier coating to resist moisture is available from International Paper (Shreveport, LA). Applications for Fibreshield(TM) include shipping meat, fish and poultry and fresh flowers.
Associated Bag (Milwaukee, WI) is offering a free 107-page catalog featuring its complete line of packaging supplies. The full-color catalog includes a wide range of PE bags for industrial applications, with over 300 styles and sizes of zipper bags.