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Eval EVOH is used to improve the safety, extend shelf life and process efficiency of packaging for e.g. liquid baby milk. (Source: Kuraray)

Kuraray, the globally active specialty chemicals company headquartered in Japan, will be exhibiting at Pharmapack in Paris from February 1-2, 2023. The Kuraray subsidiary Eval Europe will showcase a durable, high-performance Eval ethylene vinyl alcohol copolymer (EVOH) resins that can help improve medical and...

New range of aseptic tethered caps for the European beverage industry

The European Union’s Single-Use Plastics Directive will come into effect in July 2024. Specifically, it seeks to reduce the environmental impact caused by single-use plastic products. Affaba & Ferrari, a Trimas Packaging brand, offers a range of tethered caps designed to remain permanently attached to the bottle...

Reduced packaging weight with optimum product protection

A range of films to manufacture food packaging, whose top and bottom webs are perfectly aligned and are designed to be processed on standard machines? Introducing Pure-Line from Südpack. Its innovative material structures also set standards in terms of functionality, processing capability and, above all, sustainability...

Siemens’ investment in Risc-V systems development continues

Siemens Digital Industries Software announced that its Sokol Flex OS software now supports Risc-V embedded development with the availability of one of the industry’s first commercially supported, extensible, and customizable Linux platforms for the Risc-V architecture. Based on the popular, open-source Yocto Project...

The Extech 42280A also sees the introduction of a Max/Min mode and the presence of Hi/Lo indication on-screen

Extech’s new 42280A series temperature and humidity data logger features a number of notable enhancements over the company’s highly successful legacy model to ensure even higher performance and capability levels in indoor environmental monitoring applications. This latest-generation highly accurate and reliable meter...

AVL and Rohde & Schwarz have developed a solution that supports automated testing with simulation of real driving conditions

Electric vehicles contain many electronic components that emit radio-frequency interference which may have a negative impact on the vehicle performance and driving experience. To ease and speed up the development process, AVL and Rohde & Schwarz, two of the world’s leading providers of automotive test systems,...

The CIP Utilities & Automated Reporting Analytics allows plant managers, operators and maintenance personnel to convert process and utilities data into actionable insights for industries and environments that use clean- and steam-in-place operations

Emerson announced the release of its new Clean In Place (CIP) Utilities and Automated Reporting Analytics package delivered via Pacedge and Movicon platforms on an industrial edge control device. The software aids in digitally transforming manual and semi-automated systems by optimizing utilities consumption,...

Ease of use in a new dimension: Closing the lid of the Easy VIS spectrophotometer produced by Mettler Toledo automatically starts the measurement

The new instrument analyzes liquid, translucent samples for their optical spectrum, color, and water parameters. Or any of the three. Operators speed up their processes and improve the quality of the results using Easy VIS. They, therefore, save money, time, and space. The instrument takes over the measuring tasks of...

Delivering child-safe solutions with sustainability top of mind

The topic of child-resistant packaging is becoming increasingly important. Packaging must also meet the special needs of the aging population. Rieke, a Trimas Packaging brand, launched a new two-piece child-resistant cap designed to meet both requirements with sustainability in mind. With Rieke’s latest innovation,...

Illustration of the proposed holland hydrogen I site

Yokogawa Electric Corporation announced that it has been selected by Shell to be the main automation contractor (MAC) for the construction of its holland hydrogen I plant in the Dutch port of Rotterdam. The holland hydrogen I plant will produce renewable hydrogen by using electricity from an offshore wind farm and will...