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Sustainability Awards 2019 Finalist: Valco Melton’s Hot Melt Package Sealing Solution

Published on 2019-10-04. Author : SpecialChem

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Valco Melton’s Hot Melt Package Sealing Solution Sustainability Awards 2019 FinalistValco Melton announce that their EcoStitch™ Technology is one of four finalists of the 2019 Sustainability Awards, in the “Machinery” category.

Valco Melton’s EcoStitch hot melt package sealing solution brings innovation, sustainability, and lower carbon footprints to the end-of-the-line packaging process. EcoStitch technology is an all-electric, hot melt gluing solution that eliminates compressed air and all dynamic wear seals used in traditional pneumatic glue systems.

Increased Production Speed

All EcoStitch solutions focus on reducing the adhesive usage on each product from 35% to as much as 75%, increasing production speeds and eliminating the need for compressed air and no wear parts requiring preventive or routine maintenance.

The company make an immediate impact in lowering the carbon footprint of any manufacturing facility for which it is integrated. Whether it’s providing more sustainability through a reduction in compressed air, reduction in materials used to produce products, or the elimination of parts and downtime, the Valco Melton EcoStitch solution is disrupting the package sealing marketplace in a significant and impactful way.

These independently judged awards, accredited by the World Packaging Organization, honor six companies who have developed a solution with a positive impact on different areas of packaging innovation.

The “Machinery” category, for which EcoStitch Technology has been nominated, recognizes changes in engineering that have increased production line environmental efficiencies.

Source: Valco Melton
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