Vertical DE filter
Criveller Group released a new vertical diatomaceous earth, DE, filter that it reports is more affordable and performs better than horizontal DE filters. The new filter has DE cake on both sides of the screens, making the filter smaller and more maneuverable.
Hanna releases 'edge' pH and DO meters
The new HI2002 or "edge" pH/ORP meter and HI2004 DO meter by Hanna Instruments Inc. are both half an inch thick and weigh 9 ounces to allow them to be used as either portable or bench-top devices. The units also feature a 5.5-inch LCD display screen, capacitive touch keypad, dual USB ports, cradle with swivel arm electrode holder and wall mount.
New bottle by Saverglass
Saverglass released its new Invent line of premium bottles that the supplier says is "defined by its avant-garde new punt design." According to Saverglass, "the bottle seems to eloquently melt at its base, creating a curve and fold of lines that organically bloom into a distinct silhouette that instantly stands out in any environment as unique."
Wood veneer labels
Overnight Labels Inc. is now offering birch and cheery wood veneer labels. According to the supplier, the two materials retain the feel and look of wood while also being smooth enough for printing and conversion.
G3 partners with Petainer kegs
G3 Enterprises announced it is entering into a partnership with PET container manufacturer Petainer to tap into the fast-growing wine-on-tap segment. U.K.-based Petainer produces recyclable PET containers at factories in Europe.
Job management tool by Lauterbach
Label printer and packaging products supplier Lauterbach Group introduced a new "cutting-edge production cell," an in-house system to ensure its clients' labels get to market sooner as well as enhance and protect their products. The production cell is combined with Lauterbach's OmniMark Management System to add brand protection marks to labels.