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Plastic bottle unscrambler

Omega Design's (Exton, PA) Omega-Sort plastic bottle unscrambler handles from 25 to 500 pharmaceutical, personal care, food, liquor and specialty product bottles/min, depending on size.
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Controls Product Brief
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Motion controllers

Ormec's (Rochester, NY) new Orion(TM) motion controllers, Models 30, 50 and 70, provide cost-effective electronic motion control for 1 1/2- to 14-axis applications.
Materials Product Brief
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Capping system

Alcoa Closure Systems (Indiana-polis, IN) has introduced the Intelli-Torq capping system. For use with both lined and linerless plastic closures on glass or plastic bottles, the sys-tem en-sures consistent re-moval torques and proper sealing with a variety of closure/ container combinations.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Adhesive Technologies, Inc. (Hamton, NH): John Starer, sales mgr. for industrial products.
Materials Product Brief
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Recovery drum liners

CDF's (Plymouth, MA) Model RDL85 are 85-gal recovery drum liners that offer double the protection in handling damaged or leaking drums. They can be drop-ped into damaged 55-gal drums to prevent leakages, or the drums can be in-serted into the liner for added protection.
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Supplier news: International news

Indigo N.V. (The Netherlands) and 3M (St. Paul, MN) have developed a strategic alliance to offer a range of Indigo-optimized substrates.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Teknor Apex Co. (Pawtucket, RI): Jack Loiselle, national sales mgr.
Materials Product Brief
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Hot melt applicator

The Mod-Plus(TM) Marathon BF automatic applicator from ITW Dynatec (Hendersonville, TN) uses a large internal heated filter that is said to virtually eliminate plugged nozzles that result in downtime and product rejects.
Materials Product Brief
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Snap-hinged closures

Zeller Plastik's (Libertyville, IL) new Zelsnap(TM) dispensing closures are suited for families of products, including honey, mustard, relishes and syrups, in that they help maintain a family look.
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Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Willett America, Inc. (Lawrenceville, GA): Mike Kearby, president of the Coding and Marking Div. in Atlanta, GA.

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