A new leak detector for plastic containers now comes with a PLC-based control for improved testing capability.

A new leak detector for plastic containers now comes with a PLC-based control for improved testing capability. The LD1000 parency of PET bottles. The oriented PS fi lm, called SI-OPS-TF/050-ZB, blocks uv wavelengths up to 370 nm and has high toughness. Target applications include juice and milk bottles. Printed in up to 10 colors back and front, the uv barrier labels can be used on automated sleeving units at speeds of 15,000 to 30,000 bottles/hr. The fi rst commercial applications are 200- and 750-cc bottles for Solo Zumo, leak detector from Heins PCM Machinery Ltd., Brampton, Ont., comes with a touchscreen interface for easy setup and program recall. The unit can check 60 bottles/min and is available with multiple heads for greater production capacity, as well as in-line weighing and fl ash detection. The aluminum unit is modular and adjustable. Tel: (905) 793-8088 . www.heinspcm.com

Heins PCM Machinery Ltd.
187 Deerhurst Dr. #3 Brampton L6T 5K3, Ontario, Canada
Phone (905) 793-8088