- Polyester in the Powder Room. // Machine Design;08/06/98, Vol. 70 Issue 14, p113
Presents information on Eastar PETG copolyester from Eastman Chemical Co. Uses of the material; Properties.
- PETG clamshell serves up Swiss sandwiches. // Packaging Digest;Oct97, Vol. 34 Issue 11, p98
Focuses on the Swiss COOP group, a supermarket chain based in Switzerland. Possibility that the company may begin to centrally packaging sandwiches for its local High Street supermarkets, filling and automatically sealing them in clamshells. Manufacture of the clamshells from Eastman...
- European `smart cards' have a green theme. // Design News;9/25/95, Vol. 51 Issue 18, p43
Features the use of an environment friendly plastic credit card in European countries. Copolyester thermoplastic polymer material; Copolyester card from EASTAR PETG from Eastman Chemical Co.; PETG--low density, excellent gloss and clarity, recyclable and safe for landfills; Uses and users of PETG.
- New products. // Chain Store Age;Aug98, Vol. 74 Issue 8, p112
Presents products used in the retail trade. Eastman Chemical Co.'s Eastar PETG copolyester; Superbay I Series' expanded product line; Eurotex's carpets.
- Supplier news. // Beverage Industry;Jul97, Vol. 88 Issue 7, p44
Presents several news that deal with packaging equipment and materials for beverage products. Information on National Starch and Chemical Company's COOL-LOK low-temperature hot melt adhesives; EASTAR PETG copolyester from Eastman Chemical Company; Increase in the capacity of the polypropylene...
- Eastar Copolyester Lends Clear Aesthetic Benefits To Dental Box. // Medical Design Technology;Sep2001, Vol. 5 Issue 9, pS6
Reports the selection of Eastar copolyester from Eastman Chemical Co. by Bien-Air SA for a dental package. Components of the 'dental box'; Requirements for packaging material; Applications of the copolyester.
- Packaging. // Candy Industry;Dec96, Vol. 161 Issue 12, p138
Presents information on packaging equipment used in the candy industry. Stager Verpackungen's Swiss Chocolate Army Knife container; Triangle Packaging Machinery Co.'s Selectech 32 computer control panel; Key Technology Inc.'s Iso-Flo vibratory conveyors and sorters.
- A tool's paradise. Comarow, Avery; Silver, Marc // U.S. News & World Report;10/21/2002, Vol. 133 Issue 15, pD14
Focuses on multitools, which combine basic tools into a pocket-size, foldable package. Variety of models, including the Swiss Army knife made by Victorinox; Significance of Tim Leatherman's invention of the Leatherman.
- Novamont buys Eastman bioplastics biz. Higgs, Richard // Plastics News;9/13/2004, Vol. 16 Issue 28, p8
This article reports that Eastman Chemical Co. is pulling out of the biodegradable polymers race with the sale of its Eastar Bio copolyester business to Novamont SpA, a European bioplastics leader. Eastman of Kingsport, which introduced Eastar Bio copolyester in 1997, said the business is no...
- Staying sharp on the trail. McManus, R. // Sierra;Jul/Aug91, Vol. 76 Issue 4, p76
Looks at the many types of knives available for wilderness lovers. Hikers and backpackers choose the pocket knife; Swiss Army Knives made by Victorinox and Wenger; Knife care.