The PDC Conform Series 140F steam tunnel has an 80-in., dual-zone, thermostatically controlled chamber that generates dual walls of steam; 3 additional zones are positioned at the infeed for preshrinking labels at the base of the container and the discharge of the tunnel.
The PDC Model R-100 Evolution shrink labeler applies full-sleeve shrink labels and tamper-evident sleeves at speeds of 30 to 100 containers/min.; it twin packs similar containers for club stores and value packs.
The U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry held a biotechnology hearing for the first time in 10 years Wednesday to discuss the future of food technology as the industry responds to increased demand, production challenges and consumers’ calls for a safe and transparent food supply.
Representatives from the U.S. dairy industry say it is “critical” that Congress solve the trade dispute over country-of-origin labeling (COOL) in order to block the progress of damaging new tariffs on dairy exports by Canada and Mexico.