New Products

  • 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…


  • Dual-Position Roll Stand

    November 30, -0001
    Westerly, RI-based Maxson Automatic Machinery Company has introduced its Dual Position Roll Stand, that is able to handle two rolls. Each position can lift a roll up to 84 inches in diameter and up to 7000 pounds at speeds up to 3000 feet per minute.…


  • Parts Inventory

    November 30, -0001
    Osprey Corporation, Atlanta, a manufacturer of process air filtration equipment and scrap reclaim systems now offers customers the option of ordering its complete spare parts inventory online at its web site www.ospreyfilters.com. The new site al…


  • Ultrasonic Welder

    November 30, -0001
    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…


  • Permeability Tester

    November 30, -0001
    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…


  • Surface Treatment

    November 30, -0001
    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…


  • Non-Chemical Sterilization

    November 30, -0001
    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…


  • Surface Treater

    November 30, -0001
    The Plasma3 surface treater from Enercon Industries Corporation, Menomonee Falls, WI, has the ability to modify surfaces unresponsive to traditional treatment methods while completely eliminating backside treatment. The system produces uniform plasma…


  • Wallcoverings Rewinder

    November 30, -0001
    Elsner Engineering Works shipped its first Model GWR-760 high speed fully automatic Wallcoverings Rewinder with the Model OW-30-C Shrink Film Roll Overwrapper in June. The New GWR-760 incorporates features of the company’s existing high speed r…


  • Roll Packaging

    November 30, -0001
    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…


  • Red Screen Tape

    November 30, -0001
    A.W.T. World Trade Inc. has designed its Screen Tape to replace masking tape. Screen Tape can be used to cover non-working sections of vacuum tables and direct airflow to a specific area. Masking tape adhesive is aggressive and can bind itself to the…