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Susceptor films

Himac (Atlanta, GA) offers a line of polyester microwave susceptor films that can be chemically or corona treated to precise customer specifications.
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Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

Jefferson Smurfit Corp.'s (St. Louis, MO) Per Pak operations has acquired the assets of Elite Pkg. (Memphis, TN) and will be known as PerPak/Elite.
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Supplier news: Achievements

The Curwood Group (Oshkosh, WI) won the Kraft Foods Rick Stuedemann Award for Supplier Excellence.
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Supplier news: International agreements

Exxon Chemical Co. (Houston, TX) is pursuing and establishing licensing relationships with Asian companies for its polymer technologies.
Materials Product Brief
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Pouches for sterilization

TPF-0562 film pouches from Tolas Health Care Packaging (Feasterville, PA) are made of PE and DuPont's Tyvek® to create a high-performance alternative to conventional autoclavable packaging.
Controls Product Brief
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Automatic bag closer

Model 865 automatic bag closing machine from Kwik Lok (Yakima, WA) is equipped with variable-speed control for closing up to 80 bags/min. The bag-actuated machine can close any package width without adjustments.
Supplier News
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Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

Sharp Corp. (Conshohocken, PA) has purchased Iver-Lee Div. (West Caldwell, NJ) from Becton, Dickinson and Co.
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Supplier news: International agreements

MGS Machine Corp. (Maple Grove, MN) has entered into a joint venture with Korea Fuji Machinery Co. Ltd. (Ansan-City, South Korea) for distributing and manufacturing MGS's full line of equipment to Asia.
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U.S. companies say Eco-labels have hollow echo

U.S. Trade Representative presses European Union to endorse labels with descriptive language. Threats of trade retaliation ups the ante.
Materials Product Brief
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Stretch wrap film

Intertape Polymer Group's (Danville, VA) StretchFlex stretch films are engineered to wrap uniform or irregular, light or heavy loads. Good clarity, cling properties and puncture-resistance make load identification and wrapping easy.

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