New Products

  • Resin For Spunbond Nonwovens

    January 9, 2006
    Basell has developed a new resin, Moplen RP1669, which adds a soft touch and cloth-like feel to nonwoven materials for hygienic, personal care and medical apparel applications. Moplen RP1669 is an innovative copolymer based on Basell’s state-of…


  • Dual-Knife Rotary Cutter

    January 9, 2006
    Maxson Automatic Machinery has introduced an affordable sheeter model offering dual knife rotary cutter technology to printing and converting operations. The design employs a high speed cutter outfitted with a delivery system that includes a reject g…


  • Force Gauge

    January 9, 2006
    The Chatillion  DFE Series from Ametek Test & Calibration Instruments is a compact, easy-to-use force gauge designed for economy applications without compromising functionality. The new DFE Series features two models and seven capacities eac…


  • Trilobal Fiber

    December 8, 2005
    Viscose manufacturer Kelheim Fibres GmbH is a leading producer of speciality fibers for the nonwovens industry. With its trilobal Galaxy fiber it is the largest supplier worldwide for tampon fibers. Just recently Kelheim has added Viloft nonwoven to…


  • Butt Splicer

    December 8, 2005
    Martin Automatic has introduced the MBNT butt splicer for narrow web label converting and flexible package printing. The patented rolling shear splice unit guarantees a clean cut, no overlap and a tight bond. For applications requiring tape on both s…


  • Specialty Valve Unit

    December 8, 2005
    Designed to meet the specific needs of circuit design applications, a series of specialty valve products has been developed by Mead Fluid Dynamics, Inc. In addition, these products can be modified for other specific applications. This range of produc…


  • Vision Sensor Software

    December 8, 2005
    Cognex Corporation now offers new software for its In-Sight vision sensors. The new software improves workflow, eases integration and speeds deployment of vision sensors on the factory floor. In-Sight Explorer 3.1 now features the familiar Microsoft…


  • Membrane Selection Guide

    December 8, 2005
    A membrane selection guide is now available from Millipore. The easy-to-use chart for microporous filter materials features a performance characteristics table highlighting pertinent performance criteria for the company's broad range of mixed cellulo…


  • Web Expander Roll

    December 8, 2005
    Webex now offers the Expander Roll, a unique web handling roller that uses stretchable, elastic cords on the roll face to remove web wrinkles. As the roll turns with the traveling web, specially engineered cams stretch the surface cords in contact wi…


  • Disposable Washcloth

    December 8, 2005
    PDI, Professional Disposables Inter­national, the Healthcare Division of Nice-Pak Products, Inc., has launched Hygea Hands 'N Face Personal Washcloths. Hygea's new washcloths have a fresh, linen scent that is invigorating and heightens the senses…


  • Water Purification System

    December 8, 2005
    New from Millipore Corporation is a cost-effective laboratory water purification system that can convert pretreated (distillation, deionization, reverse-osmosis) water to ultrapure (Type I) water. The easy-to-use Synergy UV system is suitable for low…


  • Universal Module

    December 8, 2005
    UM3 series universal modules are now being offered by Nordson Corporation. They provide accurate hot melt adhesive dispensing and maximize metering performance during intermittent operation. The single-platform design simplifies in-house rebuilding a…


  • Antimicrobial Alcohol Gel Hand Wipe

    December 8, 2005
    PDI, Professional Disposables Inter­national, the healthcare division of Nice-Pak Products, Inc., has introduced Sani-Dex ALC antimicrobial alcohol gel hand wipes. They are proven effective at killing 99.99% of harmful bacteria but also remove so…


  • Release Coatings Guide

    December 8, 2005
    Dow Corning has released an updated Syl-Off silicone release coatings selection guide. The new guide, which is available in English and Chinese, includes information about recent additions to the Dow Corning product line, including Syl-Off Advantage…


  • Cleaning Devices

    December 8, 2005
    Maxson Automatic has introduced cleaning devices that enhance slit and cross cut quality when sheeting pressure sensitive materials or other laminates where adhesive build-up on blades is likely. The design is straightforward to adjust and simple to…