New Products

  • New Additive for Flame-Retardant Textiles

    November 1, 2009
    Dow Corning Corp. is unveiling Dow Corning DS-9000 Eco Repel, an eco-friendly, multifunctional encapsulated silicone additive for technical textiles. Jointly developed with Devon Chemicals, this technology allows apparel manufacturers to increase sof…


  • Dow Corning launches Syl-Off

    November 1, 2009
    Dow Corning Corp. has developed a new Syl-Off solvent-free release coating system that delivers long-term anchorage on unprimed polyester. The system includes a base coating, an anchorage additive, a choice of crossliners and a platinum catalyst. The…


  • Line Concepts

    November 1, 2009
    Brckner is a worldwide supplier of modular and well tuned lines for the finishing of woven and knitted fabric with domicile and production sites in Germany. In partnership with Messrs. Tianjin Tiange Textile Co. Ltd. in China, Bruckner is offering d…


  • AutoLoader Reduces Labor Costs

    October 1, 2009
    Appleton Mfg. divisions AutoLoader, in combination with the P510 Programmable Core Cutter or other Appleton core cutters, offers increased flexibility in automating efficiencies in the core cutting process. The AutoLoader reduces labor costs, while…


  • Vision Tools

    October 1, 2009
    Cognex Corp. is introducing VisionPro Solar toolbox, which includes pre-configured software tools for the most common vision alignment and inspection applications in photovoltaic (PV) solar production. With the addition of the Solar toolbox, users ha…


  • Stain Blocking Polish

    October 1, 2009
    Advanced Polymer, Carlstadt, NJ is trotting out API-278 Stain Blocking Polish. API-278 is a water based hybrid resin system that provides a deep penetrating, high gloss, stain resistant finish for new densified concrete surfaces. API-278 forms a non-…


  • Measurement Device

    October 1, 2009
    Beta LaserMike, a global manufacturer of precision measurement and control systems is unveiling LaserSpeed, a non-contact length measurement device that is designed to be 20 to 40 times more accurate than contact methods. BetaLaserMike claims that si…


  • Measurement and Control Platform

    October 1, 2009
    Thermo Scientific Iplus! is a new offering from Thermo Fisher Scientific. The new gauging platform is designed to accurately measure weight or thickness in cast film extrusion, sheet extrusion, nonwovens, vinyl calendering and extrusion coating appli…


  • Automated Core Cutters

    September 1, 2009
    Appleton Manufacturing Divisions fully automated core cutting solutions provide manufacturers with production control, allowing them the scalability to quickly respond to fast changing market conditions while increasing efficiency. With Appleton Mfg…


  • Solar Protection Fiber

    September 1, 2009
    Cellulosic fiber supplier Lenzing is presenting a new fiber with solar protection. Tencel SUN fiber is effective due to permanent pigment integration. The latter comes from minerals and provides long-term protection from solar radiation. Even after…


  • Biodegradable, Compostable Polymers

    September 1, 2009
    Mondi is introducing an innovative product portfolio of silicone-coated release liners for the label industry and a wide range of newly developed functional coatings. Mondi is extending its Sustainex product range with a biodegradable and compostable…


  • Water-Borne Epoxy Hardeners, Dispersions

    September 1, 2009
    Cytec Industries announced the startup of new capacity for its Beckopox water-borne epoxy hardeners and dispersions at their Langley, South Carolina facility. As a result of demand increases for water-borne technology, Cytec will offer a domestic sup…


  • Syl-Off Release Coatings

    September 1, 2009
    Dow Corning Corp. is launching Syl-Off, a solventfree silicone release coating system for polyester substrates. The system provides long-term anchorage to unprimed and primed polyester films. It is specially designed for filmic pressure sensitive la…


  • Nozzles for Stamm Self-Cleaning Showers

    September 1, 2009
    Lechler Inc. is rolling out octagonal flat fan replacement shower nozzles in spray angles ranging from 15 degrees to 75 degrees, as well as round 0 degrees, or solid stream (needle jet) versions. These nozzles come in a wide range of flow rates. The…


  • Unwind Stand

    September 1, 2009
    CTC International is introducing its Model SHDL-900-EG Edge Guided Heavy Duty Constant Tension Unwind Stand. The unwind stand can handle a variety of materials, including tag, label, board, film paper, foil and other materials used in packaging and c…