New Products

  • Viscosity Testers

    November 30, -0001
    Kernco Instruments has introduced two digital viscosity testers that give direct readings in two measuring ranges. Among the specifications of these testers are accuracy within 5%, one-button power switch, option of handheld or lab stand set up and s…


  • Slitter/Winder

    November 30, -0001
    Independent Machine Co. of Fairfield, NJ has developed its latest system for slitting  and traverse winding  hook & loop   polypropylene. The new 14-inch wide system includes a two-position cantilevered unwind  for supply…


  • Thermoplastic Polymer

    November 30, -0001
    Ticona’s Celanex PBT 2008 provides fine fiber sizes for meltblown nonwovens used in blood filtration applications. Among the other benefits of Celenaex PBT 2008 thermoplastic polymer are excellent mechanical and adhesive filter effects, easy mo…


  • Release Liners

    November 30, -0001
    Mondi’s full range of silicone-coated specialty release liners and extrusion coated materials target the fiber composite market as well as automotive, building and aerospace industries. To answer the growing demand towards environmentally fr…


  • Antimicrobials

    November 30, -0001
    Ciba Specialty Chemicals offers integrated solutions to address undesired growth of microorganisms. The Irgar­guard range of antimicrobials can ward off algae, bacteria and fungi in both high and low processing and service temperatures. These pro…


  • Vision Sensor

    November 30, -0001
    Cognex Corporation has added the Checker 3G series to its award-winning Checker vision sensor product line. With simple setup, integrated part detection, lighting, I/O and job change all in a rugged IP67 housing, Checker 3G is an easy, reliable and a…


  • Recycled Textile Merchant

    November 30, -0001
    Catoosa Resources allows textile industry members to resell their distressed finished goods, off-quality fabrics or waste. Among the materials the company will buy for resale are woven fabrics, nonwoven fabrics, fiber, yarn, resin and all waste polym…


  • Surfactants

    November 30, -0001
    Three new surfactants have joined the Ecosurf brand of specialty surfactants from The Dow Chemical Company.  Ecosurf EH specialty surfactants are a new generation of high performance, readily biodegradable surfactants.  They are designed fo…


  • Hi-Tech introduces cleanroom wipe dispenser

    November 30, -0001
    Grab-Eez dispenser designed for a variety of controlled environments.


  • Polyurethane Film

    November 30, -0001
    Scapa Medical offers Bioflex 130 a medical grade, breathable thermoplastic polyurethane film for wound dressing and surgical drape and gown fabrication. Bioflex 130 provides good barrier properties and can be laminated to a variety of webs. The produ…


  • Filtration System

    November 30, -0001
    Polymer equipment manufacturer Gnuess, Matthews, NC, has introduced its improved filtration system, RSFgenius. The fully automatic melt filtration system permits finer filtration under constant processing conditions. Depend­ing on the material, f…


  • High-Density Polyethylene

    November 30, -0001
    ExxonMobil Chemical  has introduced a new high-density polyethylene grade HDPE HTA108 for excellent stiffness and barrier properties in coextrusion or polyethylene film blends. When blended with linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE) or met…


  • Gas Control Unit

    November 30, -0001
    PBI-Dansensor, Glen Rock, NJ, has introduced the Total Gas Control Unit, which allows coffee packagers to manage the entire gas purging and monitoring process in a single unit. A combination of on-line gas analysis, off-line spot test analysis, elect…


  • Stacker Enhancement

    November 30, -0001
    To improve pile quality on lightweight and/or static-prone materials, Maxson now offers an enhancement to its stackers that incorporates tapes over the pile, a unique air delivery system and a connecting frame that mechanically adjusts the stacker wh…


  • Durable Monofilament

    November 30, -0001
    Shakespeare Company, Columbia, SC, has introduced IsoTuff, a highly durable monofilament produced using a patented process that alters the surface properties of semi-crystalline polymers. The benefits of this structural enhancement includes increased…