New Products

  • Melt Foam Technology

    November 30, -0001
    The Specialty Tape Division of Troy, MI-based Avery Dennison Corporation has introduced its advanced melt foam technology for vehicle sealing areas. The improved weathering seals help avoid water leaks and reduce wind and closure noises. The Specialt…


  • Bio-based Polymer

    November 30, -0001
    Arkema has launched a new grade of Rilsan PA11—its 100% bio-sourced technical polymer—designed for the fiber market. This new Rilsan PA11 grade is intended to produce bio-based  fibers that combine a unique set of performances: light…


  • Retrofit Package

    November 30, -0001
    Maxson Automatic Machinery Company offers a retrofit package that upgrades existing stationary bed knife cutters with state-of-the-art dual-knife rotary cutting technology. The compact design allows for straightforward replacement of the oldest cutte…


  • Video Demonstrations

    November 30, -0001
    Nordson Corporation  has created a new initiative to conduct live video demonstrations online for customers who want to test Nordson’s adhesive dispensing systems without the time and expense of traveling to a Nordson test facility. Offere…


  • Leaf Shaft

    November 30, -0001
    Glennrod Corporation, Beacon Falls, CT has introduced its 1260-LF Ultralight Aluminum Multiple Bladder 3-inch Leaf Shaft. The model was developed under critical ergonomic guidelines and, at less that 0.24 pounds per square inch of assembled body, and…


  • 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…


  • Hydrophobic Concentrates

    November 30, -0001
    Polyvel, Hammonton, NJ, has introduced the VH103-S and VH103-M Hydrophobic Concentrates, which are melt additives for polypropylene nonwoven processes. VH103-S and VH103-M concentrates impart alcohol repellency to nonwoven polypropylene fabrics, maki…


  • 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 weighing up to 7000 pounds at speeds up to 3000 feet per mi…


  • 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 www.ospreyfilters.com. The new site also contains a sec…


  • 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…


  • A Revolution in Air Laying Technology

    November 30, -0001
    Within the textile industry, the production of technical textiles—and in particular of nonwovens—has been showing the highest growth rates during the past few years. This market trend has been driven by the ongoing development of producti…


  • Die Cutting Systems

    November 30, -0001
    Schober USA has introduced a new line of RSM Rotary Die Cutting Systems with integrated packaging lines for the production of cotton pads. The RSM line is ideal for the converting of cotton pads in round, square, rectangular or irregular shaped produ…


  • Acquisition Software

    November 30, -0001
    The world’s leading machine vision software can now be used with any camera or image source. It’s now easier than ever to get started with a trial version of the VisionPro 5.0 software available for download from the new Cognex web site.…


  • Odor-Control Technology

    November 30, -0001
    Omniflex has added Natural Elements odor-control technology to its Transport family of waterproof-breathable bedding films. These new films provide many benefits when used as backings for top fabric layers in home, hospital, crib and hotel mattresses…