For use in polyolefin concentrates, Ampacet (Tarrytown, NY) has introduced a black concentrate for food and water contact. Product 190405 Black conforms to FDA regulations when used at a recommended starting level of 2% and up to 12.5% for food contact applications.
Horix Manufacturing (McKees Rocks, PA) offers box loading and unloading equipment for medium or high production packaging applications. A pneumatically operated gripper/transfer head can handle a range of carton sizes.
FLEXcon (Spencer, MA) has a no-label-look pressure-sensitive film product suitable for glass bottle applications. The OptiFLEX PP-200-HC A-32 150 poly is a 2-mil clear PP film and 1.5-mil clear polyester liner combination.