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Materials Product Brief
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Film resins for food

Exxon Chemical (Houston, TX) announced that its new modified PP film resins have been approved for use in direct contact with fatty food. Previously known as HP3, OPPERA® resins are for use in oriented, cast and shrink film monolayer and multilayer constructions.
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Supplier News
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Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

Slautterback Corp. (Monterey, CA) began construction on a 63ꯠ sq' headquarters at Ryan Ranch Research Park in Monterey, CA, to be completed in 1997.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Industrial Dynamics Co., Ltd. (Torrance, CA): Ivan Heit, vp, sales & mktg.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Quantum Chemical Co. (Cincinnati, OH): Dale H. Spiess, group vp, polyolefins and specialty polymers; Bruce E. Jakusik, regional sales mgr., PE; Russell W.
Machine Product Brief
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Bar code printer

Sato America (Sunnyvale, CA) has introduced the CL-412, a high-resolution, competitively priced thermal-transfer bar code printer. It employs a replaceable plug-in interface module, which allows users to change interface types without having to upgrade the printer.
Machine Product Brief
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Shipper for cheese

An alternative to traditional wooden shippers for cheese, the Atlas 640 Shipper(TM) from A.R. Arena Products (Rochester, NY) is made of ABS. It uses a patented "fixed-corner" design to eliminate steel banding and brackets.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Keller Crescent (Evansville, IN): Christopher Dickson, senior account exec.; Jim Keller, account exec.; Dan Luedke, account mgr., Eli Lilly & Co.
Controls Product Brief
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Medical shipper

Cin-Made (Cincinnati, OH) has introduced an insulated shipper employing dry ice for the transport of infectious waste. The United Nations Dry Ice Shipper complies with Intl.
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Gut check on recycling

Since the appearance of a cover story in the magazine section of the New York Times, June 30, "Recycling Is Garbage," virtually all industry people have been doing some re-evaluating of the subject.
Machine Product Brief
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Carton sealing machine

The CP-522 automatic uniform carton sealing machine from Central Products (Menasha, WI) can handle multiple lines of the same box at one time: speeds are determined by box length and speed of conveyor.

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