AccessMyLibrary provides FREE access to millions of articles from top publications available through your library.
NEW AT LONDON'S PACKAGING PLUS
Food grade film
ABL Perpack introduce the MEC 92 - a new food grade plastics film.
This material conforms to all the new EEC regulations regarding plastic films in contact with food products, it is equally an exceptional industrial film. Another major feature is the lack of irritant vapours given off during the sealing cycle thus preventing corrosion.
ABL have set up a machinery division allowing them to offer a full package from plant to film (including leasing).
Details from: ABL Perpak (1985) Ltd, Unit 9, Heron Trading Estate, Whitefield Avenue, Sundon Park, Luton LU3 3BB. Telephone: 0582 490222. FAX: 491538.
Automatic L-sealing machine
ADPACK have a new range of fully automatic L-sealing machines. They fully comply with EEC standards regarding electrics, guarding, etc and operate from a single-phase 13 A supply. Operating at speeds of 20 - 30 packs per minute, the EFK range complements Adpak's range of manually operated L-sealing systems, which were also demonstrated throughout the exhibition. In addition Adpak produce semi- and fully-automatic sleeve sealing systems for tough transit packs in polythene shrink films.
Details from: Adpak Machinery Systems Ltd, Unit 5, Healey Wood Industrial Estate, Healey Wood Road, Burnley BB11 2LP. Telephone: 0282 831842. FAX: 0282 59513.
New holographic hot foil printer
AMONG recent coding and marking developments from Allen Coding is the company's new holographic hot foil printer.
Another item is the flat box carton printing system. This large character, non-contact inkjet printer, designed for high-performance off-line coding of fibreboard cases, can provide immediate high quality print from power-up. …