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Pack Expo 2013: Rinco calls pouch-sealing technology a ‘game changer’

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013 | Permalink

Las Vegas—Rinco Ultrasonics is well-versed in the design and manufacture of ultrasonic bonding and cutting machinery to weld plastic components and to cut food products. But a few years back, the company asked itself: Why not get into flexible packaging? “We saw an opportunity in flexible where we can do [seal technology] better,” Gordon Hull, managing director of Rinco Ultrasonics, told PlasticsToday. “We believe we have created a new market for pouches.” Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – September 2013 Keywords:  Rinco Ultrasonics pouch sealing ultrasonic welding read more

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Flexible film report takes a close look at post-use collection and processing

Thursday, June 6th, 2013 | Permalink

Plastic films currently represent around 35% of the plastics packaging stream in Ontario with some types of flexible films growing at rates of more than 5% annually. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – June 2013 Keywords:  flexible packaging recycling canada read more

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Trex saves 2.5 billion lb of plastic and wood scrap from landfills

Thursday, June 6th, 2013 | Permalink

When Trex first came on the scene nearly two decades ago, its wood-plastic alternative decking products that incorporated polyethylene film (mostly bags) from post-industrial and some post-consumer sources, was the cutting-edge ‘green’ material. Today Trex, the world’s largest manufacturer of wood-alternative decking and railing products, according to the company, has evolved into one of the largest recyclers of PE flexible film materials. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – June 2013 Keywords:  Trex recycling polyethylene read more

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Rinco Ultrasonics launches new ultrasonic sealing technology

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 | Permalink

Switzerland-based Rinco Ultrasonics has unveiled what the company calls a “breakthrough technology” for ultrasonic film sealing of flexible packaging for dry and liquid foods, personal care items and electronics. Tagging Options Domain:  Plasticstoday Keywords:  plastics packaging Rinco Ultrasonics flexible sealing pouches film sealing read more

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Paul Ryan says a dozen 'Obamacare' taxes hit middle-class – PolitiFact

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012 | Permalink

(4) A 2.3 percent excise tax on manufacturers and importers of certain medical devices . Takes effect Jan. 1, 2013. (5) Limiting the amount taxpayers can deposit in flexible spending accounts to $2,500 a year. Takes effect Jan.

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