The Riboprinter® Data Merging Workstation is a new Option Available From Dupont Qualicon for Advanced Microbial Tracking. Customers who use Several Riboprinter Systems in Their Labs can now Combine Records From Each System Into one Integrated Database for Comprehensive Comparison, Grouping, and Identification of Unknown Bacteria. the System Uses Genetic Information to Provide an Automated Genetic Snapshot, or Riboprint Pattern, of any Bacterium in Less Than Eight Hours.
The Fresh-Lock® Zipper brand of Presto Products has a line of polypropylene zippers for retort and other high-temperature packaging applications. The zippers are capable of resisting the high temperatures demanded by the retort process. Retort packaging provides improved flavor, reduced storage space and longer shelf life, reports the company. The zippers are available for both bottom-fill and top-fill pouch applications, and can be used in stand-up pouch or three-side-seal pouch designs.
Criterion is Hardy Diagnostics’ new brand of dehydrated culture media, formed, blended, and packaged at Hardy. The wide-mouth opening allows users to easily use a scoop, and a handgrip design features finger indentations that allow for easy and safe handling of the bottle. Criterion is available in more than 100 standard formulations and comes packaged in four sizes, from a 2L Mylar zipper bag to a 10-kg bucket with an easy-opening screw lid.
Vector Packaging introduces its B-5 high-barrier flat-sheet film for horizontal form/fill/seal processing. The film is designed for high-volume cooked ham, turkey breast, and processed meat applications in all shapes and sizes. It provides balanced shrink for precise control, controlled cling to reduce purge and maximize yields, and strong seal strength over a wide temperature range to reduce breakage in stuff and cook applications.
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(Dbolthandlepage.jpg) Master-Bilt introduces a new standard deadbolt locking handle on all walk-in coolers and freezers. The mechanism is permanently affixed to the doorframe exterior, so if the locked handle is removed, the walk-in door remains locked by the deadbolt. The handle can be secured in the unlocked position to prevent unauthorized locking of the door, and an inside safety-release knob prevents accidental entrapment.