New Products

  • Unwinder

    December 19, 2006
    Independent Machine Company has in­tro­duced the latest innovation in spooling equipment. . . Unspooling with  Spool-Mate, the first low cost,  dri­ven spool unwind with closed loop tension control.  The growing popularity…


  • Sheeter

    December 19, 2006
    Maxson Automatic Machinery Company has introduced a sheeter that converts webs of multi-ply vinyl laminations into master parts, which are vacuum formed into door panels, dashboards, headliners and floor panels for the automotives industry. Using dua…


  • Knife Holder

    December 19, 2006
    Dienes has developed a knife holder with clamping featuring a new German in­dustrial design. The advantage of this innovation is that knife holders in longitudinal slitting machines equipped with this clamping system can be interchanged quickly a…


  • Dual Purpose Automatic Wipe Folding Machine

    December 19, 2006
    Elsner's ZFV-1-20 fully automatic wet and dry wipe folder offers the ultimate in flexibility and versatility thanks to the ZFV-1-20's ability to switch easily from wet or dry products whenever needed. Products such as cosmetic wipes, baby wipes, floo…


  • Resins

    December 19, 2006
    GE Plastics has launched Extem thermoplastic polyimide (TPI) resins, a new family of amorphous polymers that provide exceptional performance, while elimi­nating the drawbacks of semi-crystalline materials, imidized thermosets and competitive amor…


  • Antimicrobial Technology

    November 16, 2006
    Dow Reichold Specialty Latex has developed novel technologies to produce emulsion polymers offering a range of antimicrobial functionality. The company is currently evaluating various end use applications that would benefit from the performance-enhan…


  • Winder Take-Up

    November 16, 2006
    Now available from Standard Mill Machinery Corporation is the new SMM914 Single Spindle Take-up with the capability of twisting one end.  This equipment has up to a six-inch traverse. It will wind onto tubes, spools or taper end packages and com…


  • Water-Resistant Coatings

    November 16, 2006
    Michelman, a leading global manufacturer of performance-enhancing coatings for the paperboard and corrugated box industry, announces the availability of its VaporCoat series of water resistant coatings. VaporCoat 2200R, VaporCoat 1500 and VaporCoat 3…


  • Hot Melt Adhesives and Coatings

    November 16, 2006
    Wisdom Adhesives, a mid-sized adhesives manufacturer in North America, has installed a new hot melt adhesive and coating production line at its Elgin, IL corporate headquarters and manufacturing facility. Designed to produce specialized and customize…


  • Roll Stand Tension Design

    November 16, 2006
    Maxson Automatic Machinery Co­mpany has incorporated a proportional type tension control system into its roll stand design to allow for automatic brake compensation as the roll decreases in diameter. The device eliminates the need to thread the w…


  • Color and Additive Masterbatches

    November 16, 2006
    Americhem supplies color and additive masterbatches to the manmade fibers industry. Since 1986, the company has offered a diverse color and additives product line for virtually every synthetic fiber application, particularly the solution dyed nylon c…


  • Dyes For Organic Cotton

    November 16, 2006
    In response to growing consumer interest in organic products, Huntsman is offering a range of dyes and chemicals approved for use with organic cotton. An increasing number of textile mills along with textile brands and retailers are developing and pr…


  • Flame Retardant

    October 20, 2006
    Huntsman's Textile Effects business segment has launched a new flame retardant for polyester and cotton and their blends. Combining high performance with cost effectiveness, Flovan CWF leaves treated textiles with a soft hand. The product, for which…


  • Filter Media

    October 20, 2006
    Sandler’s sawascreen fine filter series is available with a laminated pre-filter. The progressive fiber combination from coarse to fine helps to ensure uniform dust absorption. Voluminous, needle­punched polyester nonwovens and the lower-pr…


  • High Bonding Copolyester

    October 20, 2006
    The association of German automotive manufactures (VDA), has created a standard, VDA 278, governing the testing of VOC and fogging values (FOG). The values of the complete multi-layer laminates are decisive. The emissions from the adhesives are also…