Comitronic , France, now offers the AMX5 CK tamperproof stand-alone safety switch with internal coded-key locking mechanism for the monitoring of machinery doors and electrical control of dangerous areas.
, West Chester, Pa., has made available a three-minute CD-ROM that demonstrates Sonobond
Machinery’s ability to assemble various filters and filter components.
Wauwatosa, Wis.-based Bostik Findley Inc. has changed its name to Bostik Inc.
Yunsa , New York City, may now be reached via e-mail by contacting john.yunsa @exsa-americas.com; or email@example.com.
Effective January 3, Colonial Heights, Va.-based Honeywell Performance Fibers has increased the price of its polyester high-tenacity industrial fibers by 15 percent in North America.
The Richfield, Minn.-based American Filtration & Separations Society has redesigned its website, www.afssociety.org. Monthly one-hour seminars now will be offered on-line, and will cover a range of topics including the basics of filtration and more advanced classes for industry professionals.
Nashville, Tenn.-based BBA Fiberweb™ has increased by 20 percent the price of all nonwovens products shipped on or after January 1.
Effective January 1, Midland, Mich.-based Dow Emulsion Polymers has increased by 6 cents per dry pound the price of its latex sold to the carpet industry in the United States and Canada.
The National Association for the Exchange of Industrial Resources (NAEIR) , Galesburg, Ill., is currently accepting excess, obsolete or discontinued merchandise to redistribute to schools and nonprofit organizations. To receive NAEIR’s free donor information kit, which includes information on applicable federal income tax deductions, contact (800) 562-0955; firstname.lastname@example.org.
LTG Inc. , Spartanburg, has introduced a new line of wide-format tangential fans suitable for applications that require low-profile, small-footprint fans; or uniform airflow over a wide area.
, France, is currently looking for trading agents and partners. The company offers a
minimum three-year renewable contract and exclusivity in store sales areas. For more information,
contact Bérengère Clair 33-1-47-25-62-00; email@example.com; www.natalys.fr.
Effective January 1, Bridgewater, N.J.-based National Starch and Chemical Co. ’s Vinamul Polymers business unit has increased by 4 cents per wet pound in North America the price of its polyvinyl acetate homopolymer, ethylene vinyl acetate copolymer, and acrylic and vinyl acrylic emulsions.
Bonas Textile Machinery NV , Belgium, a member of the Van de Wiele Group, has made its brochures available for download at www.bonas.be. In other company news, Bonas Italy has relocated to: Via dei Tigli 2, I-20046 Biassono (MI), Italy; 39-039-2324531; fax 39-039-2324461.
The Research Triangle Park, N.C.-based American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists (AATCC) is now accepting entries for the Olney Medal, Harold C. Chapin Award and Henry E. Millson Award, all of which will be presented at the AATCC International Conference & Exhibition, to be held Oct. 25-27, 2005, in Boston. Deadline for award entries is April 1. For more information, contact John Y. Daniels (919) 549-3522; fax (919) 549-8933; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Effective January 1, Hickory, N.C.-based Worldtex Inc. has increased the price of its covered elastic yarns and narrow elastic fabrics.
Kaeser Compressors , Fredericksburg, Va., now offers a packaged compressed air system comprising a Kaeser Sigma 3 to 40 horsepower rotary screw compressor, refrigerated air dryer and optional filter mounted on a horizontal receiver tank.
A new wire-framed material handling cart from Meese Orbitron Dunne Co. , Saddle Brook, N.J., may be knocked down to save storage space or may be used for low-profile transport.