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Americas: Johnson Controls advances sustainability with chiller platforms

Johnson Controls is advancing its White House Council on Environmental Quality commitment by enhancing hydro-fluorocarbon or HFC product lines to be fully compatible with...

Europe: KSB releases self-priming centrifugal pumps

KSB Aktiengesellschaft launches the latest versions of its self-priming centrifugal Etaprime pumps, which are designed to offer good suction properties, also under relatively poor...

Asia Pacific: Zebra releases vehicle-mounted computer

Zebra Technologies Corporation introduces the vehicle-mount computer Windows 10-ready VC80. It extends virtual access to any personal computer-based application, for material-handling vehicle operators who require...

Americas: Sealed Air buys lubrication company

Sealed Air Corporation has acquired Dry Lube Ltd and its subsidiary Dry Lube Inc., a specialized, water-free conveyor lubrication technology and service provider for...

Americas: Foodservice facility installs automation system for on-demand orders

Material handling automation systems and software company viastore has installed an automated storage and retrieval system (AS/RS) for Gordon Food Service (GFS) at its...

Europe: mymuesli consumers create customized packaging at store

German start-up mymuesli has opened a store in Heidelberg for consumers to buy their favorite muesli, select text and images and print their can...

Europe: Linpac upgrades to green IR heating at facility

Linpac has upgraded selected thermoforming product lines from conventional heating systems to Ceramicx infra red (IR)-based heating at its St Helens facility in the...

Americas: Cryopak unveils temperature monitoring device for shipment

Cryopak Verification Technologies introduces its new iMINI liquid-crystal display (LCD) single-use temperature monitor. As regulations of temperature-sensitive shipments increase within the pharmaceutical and food industries,...

Asia Pacific: Veolia Water Technologies, academics hold sustainability event

Veolia Water Technologies launches the first edition of its Think Tank Asia initiative, which is co-organized with ESSEC Business School (ESSEC) and the French...

Europe: Tetra Pak’s technology prepares UHT milk from powder in one step

Tetra Pak's OneStep processing technology is now enabling milk producers to prepare ultra-high-temperature (UHT) milk from powder in one step, reducing operational cost by...

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