New Products


  • Ultrasonic Welder

    Westchester, PA-based Sonobond Ultrasonics is the recipient of the 2004 IDEA Equipment Award for its Ring­Master Filter Bag machine. The RingMaster is a specialized assembly system that ultrasonically attaches fleted filter media to rigid plastic…
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  • Permeability Tester

    PBI-Dansensor, Glen Rock, NJ, offers the LYSSY Water Vapor Permeability Tester for quick and accurate assessment of moisture barrier properties and increased reproducibility. Unlike the traditional cup test method in which ambient moisture and te…
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  • Surface Treatment

    Enercon, Milwaukee, WI, has introduced Plasma3, a proprietary atmospheric glow discharge surface treatment system for functionalizing narrow and wide nonwoven webs. The system can reportedly modify the entire fiber network of webs with dual-side trea…
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  • Wipes

    Non-Chemical Sterilization

    Cranbury, NJ-based E-Beam Services Inc., offers a non-chemical process for the bio-reduction and sterilization of nonwovens. This process permits manufacturers, packagers and distributors of wet and dry nonwoven sanitary products to assure and preser…
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  • Roll Packaging

    Elsner Engineering Works, Hanover, PA, has introduced its GS-4 High Speed Roll Packaging system for gift wrap papers and films. The system reportedly provides users with the ability to run metallized films at the same high production rates as pap…
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  • Control Systems

    Machine manufacturer Catbridge, Parsipanny, NJ, offers its CBM-1 Advanced Controls System that integrates the full range of machine controls into a single networking package.        The unit operates through a high…
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  • Roll Changing Systems

    Martin Automatic, Rockford, IL, has introduced two complete roll-changing systems for non-stop production on narrow web, roll-to-roll processes, the STS automatic turret butt splicer and the STR automatic turret rewind. Both are designed specifically…
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  • Online Ordering

    Magpowr, Fenton, MO, has introduced Perma-Tork permanent magnet clutches and brakes and Sofstep magnetic particle clutches and brakes at www.magpowr.com/order. Magpowr is reportedly the only tension control supplier that provides on-line ordering…
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  • Wipes

    Non-HAP Solvent

    Kingsport, TN-based Eastman Chemical Company has introduced Methyl Propyl Ketone, its non-HAP solvent for pre-saturated industrial wipes. Eastman MPK helps original equipment manufacturers, such as those in the automotive, aerospace and appliance ind…
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  • Selector Guide

    Canton, MA-based Interpolymer offers a new selector guide to help formulators choose the right polymer or polymer group for their application. The eight-page book highlights Inter­polymer’s comprehensive product line of patented Syntran…
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  • Hydrocarbon Resin

    Eastman Chemical Company, Kingsport, TN, has announced the launch of Regalite C6100, a partially hydrogenated hydrocarbon resin for nonwoven adhesives. Tackifier resins are added to the base polymers and elastomers in adhesives to improve their abili…
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  • Edge Detectors

    Madison, WI-based AccuWeb, has introduced New WideArray, its new edge detectors that automatically detect web edges passing anywhere through its 18.4-inch wide edge detection range. When positioned on opposite sides of the web in a center guiding mod…
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  • Support Team

    The Ultrasonics Support Team at Hermann Ultrasonics ensures that its customers’ nonwovn, film or textile bonding needs are met to the utmost satisfaction. The eight-member team, based in Schaumburg, IL, includes experienced specialists and engi…
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  • High Flow Polyamide

    DSM Engineering Plastics, Heerlen, Netherlands, has announced the availability of a new grade of high-flow Stanyl polyamide 46 designed for elements of aircraft jet engines. Stanyl 46HF4130 is a 30% glass fiber reinforced compound that was initia…
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  • Advanced Sulfopolyesters

    Kingsport, TN-based Eastman Chemical Company has introduced Eastman AQ Polymers, advanced, high-performance water-dispersible sulfopolyesters for use in nonwoven hygiene app­lications.     Eastman AQ polymers enable the produc…
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  • Textured Laminate

    The Performance Films Division of Avery Dennison Corporation, Troy, MI, introduced its new Textured Laminate. These laminates reportedly give the look and feel of metal-stamped finishes and dimensional technical patterns, giving vehicle manufacturers…
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  • Screen Winder

    Hanover, PA-based Elsner Engineering Works has introduced its new model ESW-48 screen winder and wrapper for rewinding and wrapping aluminum wire screen or fiberglass insect window screening. Up to 20 rolls per minute can be produced with an aver…
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  • Plastic Converter Literature

    New literature from trim waste and scrap solution provider Precision AirConvey, Newark, DE, introduces the WastePAC Densifier, a machine that converts plastic film, foil, poly-coated paper, loose scrap and other waste into valuable, manageable bricks…
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  • Printing Technology

    Mactac Printing Products has introduced its PressGold 710VHP printing technology. Designed to increase label converting and dispensing speeds, PressGold 710VHP features converting characteristics normally attributed to acrylic emulsion adhesives.…
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  • Aluminum Bolted Pump

    Export, PA-based Vers-Matic has introduced the E3 Aluminum Bolted Pump offering a leak-free design to enhance reliability and reduce downtime when pumping large volumes of fluid. The pump’s leak-free bolted design provides a greater positiv…
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