New Products

  • Green filter cartridge

    December 14, 2011
    Freudenberg North America has introduced Viledon Hydrotexx ECO, a green filtration media made with post-consumer recycled (PCR) polyester. "Hydrotexx ECO was designed to respond to the green-minded consumers in the pool and spa marketplace,&quo…


  • Medical adhesive

    December 13, 2011
    A new medical adhesive formulation from Avery Dennison Medical Solutions provides manufacturers of temporary adherent medical devices with improved performance over conventional acrylic adhesives and rubber-based hydrocolloid dressings. The Avery De…


  • Femcare stacker

    November 15, 2011
    Focke & Co.'s General Packaging division has introduced the new FSX high-speed stacker for femcare products, which the company says raises the bar and sets a new standard in packaging technology. The FSX femcare stacker features high operatin…


  • Viba Laboaratories Halogen-free additives

    November 8, 2011
    Viba Laboaratories has developed two halogen-free additives – Halogen Free 04109 and Vibatan PE flame retardant halogen-free 04063. As for 04109, working temperatures do not have to exceed 190-200 degrees while as for 04063 they do not have to…


  • Optima Palletizer

    November 8, 2011
    Optima has developed the first palletizer specifically designed for nonwovens. The robot of the Optima RTP 25 has a motor-driven gripper equipped with angled edges at the bottom. This increases gripping security and operating speeds. The angled edges…


  • Appleton Manufacturing Core recycler

    November 8, 2011
    Appleton Manufacturing Division has expanded its Safe-Slab Core Recycler product line to include Light and Heavy-Duty models. The Safe-Slab Core Recycler is designed to make it safer and easier to remove excess materials from a core without using bla…


  • Fluorochemical application process

    November 8, 2011
    Commission finisher TSG Finishing LLC has developed a new process to apply C6-based fluorochemicals to nonwoven medical fabrics used in disposable gowns, drapes and instrument wraps. This technique responds to a growing interest in providing more env…


  • BASF Green latex

    November 8, 2011
    BASF has developed the first latex for carpet backing adhesives to be made with a minimum of 10% renewable materials. Styrofan ECO 4810 will enable carpet manufacturers to develop new, sustainable products with ingredients that reduce energy and reso…


  • Lechler Cleaning nozzle

    November 8, 2011
    Lechler Inc.'s Gyro Tank Cleaning Nozzle is its largest free spinning model and is designed to clean medium to large size tanks from 10-20 feet in diameter. It is the high capacity workhorse of the Lechler tank cleaning product line. This long-la…


  • Non-contact measurement website

    November 8, 2011
    Beta LaserMike, a global provider of precision measurement and control systems, has announced the launch of its new LaserSpeed website at http://www.laserspeedgauge.com (also www.laserspeed.eu). The newly redesigned website provides users in a broad…


  • Mounting bracket

    October 4, 2011
    Converter Accessory Corporation's (CAC) new adjustable mounting bracket is a added option for use with CAC's Adjusta-Pull anti-wrinkle system.


  • Endboards

    September 30, 2011
    Precision-cut custom endboards from Badger Plug are combined with sleeve plugs to secure and protect medium to large rolls during shipping and storage.


  • Spunbond nonwovens

    September 30, 2011
    Nonwovens maker Avanti has launched a revolutionary new product made from 100% polyethylene spunbond nonwoven fabric.


  • Grounding system

    September 30, 2011
    The newly upgraded, intrinsically safe Earth-Rite Tellus II from Newson Gale Inc. offers effective, constantly verified static ground monitoring for drums, IBCs and other mobile or portable equipment during hazardous area operations.


  • Vertical lift

    September 30, 2011
    The Valu-Lift vertical lift is a light-duty, 4-strand, continuous lift, light-duty conveyor designed to handle cartons and other smooth-bottom unit loads up to 50 pounds.