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December 1, 2011
The process-specific sanitary bulk-container dumper from this company is constructed to meet the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and current good manufacturing practice (cGMP) guidelines for cleanability, with design...
November 23, 2011
The Chemical Business Association (CBA; Crewe, U.K.; has issued new guidelines to help ensure the safe transport of packaged chemicals. The guidelines aim to complement the U.K. Dept. for Transport’s Code of Practice, which sets basic standards for load stowage and securing. CBA’s guidelines have been endorsed by the Health & Safety Executive (HSE). It its foreword, HSE...
October 13, 2011
In Shanghai, China, Evonik Industries (AG (Essen, Germany; will build world-scale plants for producing isophorone and isophorone diamine. The Group is investing more than €100 million in the plants, which are scheduled to go onstream in the first quarter of 2014. Construction work on the multi-user site China (MUSC), Evonik's production site in Shanghai, will begin in early 2012...
March 28, 2011
Because of the high precision offered, laser-labeling systems are increasingly replacing traditional techniques, such as printing or stamping, according to this firm. The DPLSmart Marker has been recently...
March 28, 2011
Besides quality control in the packaging process, protection against counterfeiting and traceability of pharmaceutical products becomes more and more important. This firm faces this challenge...
March 28, 2011
Covered by a number of patents, the stretch hood method (photo) combines the advantages of shrink wrap and stretch wrap while avoiding the disadvantages of these traditional packaging methods. With the so-called biaxial stretch...
March 28, 2011
Covered by a number of patents, the stretch hood method (photo) combines the advantages of shrink wrap and stretch wrap while avoiding the disadvantages of these traditional packaging methods. With the so-called biaxial stretch...
March 28, 2011
This line of fully powered stackers has a lifting height of 62 in. and a capacity of 1,500 lb. The Power Stak Lite line of light-duty stackers (photo) features a narrow mast design and an offset control...
March 28, 2011
This packaging machine does not use separate plastic bags to produce inliners for octatainers (orthogonal containers made of corrugated cardboard; photo). Instead, the plastic film for the inliners comes from a roll. The company's Stretch Hood cuts and seals...
March 28, 2011
The Flow Line Safety cabinets for the active storage of hazardous substances are in accordance with TRbF 20 Annex L, TRbF 30 and BGR 120. The concept of the filling and transfer stations enables users to link their daily work with modern, economic handling of...
March 28, 2011
Intelligent Authoring’s (IA) Service Pack 2 (SP2) is now available, with support for the EU’s new Regulation on Classification, Labeling and Packaging (CLP) of substances and mixtures. This solution now provides Managed...
March 28, 2011
The new CIL 91000 range of Self-Laminating Labels have been developed to survive cryogenic storage. The labels incorporate a clear wrap-around tail to permanently protect your computer-printed...
March 28, 2011
Seidenader Maschinenbau Said to be the first implementation of visual inspection and high-voltage crack detection combined in a single machine, this module inspects vials and pre-filled syringes for cracks and leaks...
March 28, 2011
The Sendix 5006 2-in. incremental encoder features a completely stainless-steel housing and Viton seals to resist corrosion and physical abuse in harsh plant environments...
March 28, 2011
With the increase of biotech products, more and more drug formulations result in slightly turbulent forms. For the distinction of the different levels of turbidity, this...
March 28, 2011
Methocel Direct Compression (DC) premium grade hypromellose polymers can reduce the costs of manufacturing pharmaceutical tablets by enabling processes that eliminate the wet granulation step. The polymers exhibit...
March 28, 2011
The Ultra-Rack Sump is designed to accommodate up to four 55-gal drums on standard 40- by 48-in. or 48- by 48-in. shipping pallets...
March 28, 2011
Lenox Instrument A new Portable Videoscope System (photo) is designed to meet the demands of the industrial inspection environment, with a self-contained system that combines state-of-the-art video technology, cordless operation, compact portability and rugged durability at an affordable...
March 28, 2011
Presto Lifts The DXL Series Compact Scissors Lift (photo) features a smaller footprint than standard lifts, while offering a...
March 28, 2011
Safety Storage This firm has introduced a new product line engineered specifically for the storage of intermediate bulk containers (IBCs). With increased point-of-use...
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