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Materials Product Brief

Static-dissipative film

Klockner Pentaplast's (Gordonsville, VA) new Pentastat(TM) SC 660/05C is a clear, rigid, static-dissipative vinyl film for clamshell packaging of electronic products, offering more consistent electro-static (ESD) properties than the Pentastat SC 660/05 it will replace.
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Materials Product Brief

Square gallon jug

Kols Containers (Baltimore, MD) has introduced a 1.5-gal HDPE square jug as a stock item. Created with source reduction in mind, the jugs can be packed into a four-pack reshipper for shipments of six square gal instead of the standard four rounds.
Supplier News

Supplier news: Relocations, expansions

Ball Corp. (Muncie, IN) is opening a PET container manufacturing plant in Chino, CA.
Supplier News

Supplier news: Domestic acquisitions, agreements

Cloud Corp. (Des Plaines, IL) and Klockner Bartelt (Sarasota, FL) will end their exclusive sales agreement this August.
Controls Product Brief

Slat lane divider

Krones (Franklin, WI) has introduced a slat lane dividing system designed to eliminate container breakage and jams associated with conventional multiple-gate dividing systems.
Controls Product Brief

Hot-stamp controller

The DSP Controller from United Silicone (Lancaster, NY) is now available as a standard feature on the company's Model US 10 one-ton Vertical Hot Stamping Machine.
Supplier News

Supplier news: Appointments, promotions

Superior Label Systems Inc. (Cincinnati, OH): Glen Mavity, mgr. of Superior Machine Systems.
Supplier News

Supplier news: International agreements

J.L. Clark (Rockford, IL) has become the exclusive sales and marketing partner in the U.S. for Kunststoffwerk Kutterer GmbH & Co. KG (Karlsruhe, Germany).
Machine Product Brief

Networking software

Safeline Metal Detection (Tampa, FL) has introduced SafeNet networking software, which allows full utilization of microprocessors in digital metal detectors through linking of PCs and metal detectors.
Materials Product Brief

Lacquered blister foil

White stove lacquer blister foil from Hueck Foils (Manasquan, NJ) has good contrast and smooth surface that helps eliminate problem spots caused by in-line printing applications where solvents displace coding ink.



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