Archive for January, 2018

Monitoring Process Compressed Air in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

Monitoring Process Compressed Air in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

| January 31, 2018

Compressed air is often used in the production and packaging process in pharmaceutical manufacturing. Compressed air and other process gases such as nitrogen, oxygen, argon and carbon dioxide can come in direct contact with pharmaceutical products. Process air must be tested and monitored to prevent the risk of contamination and ensure the quality and safety […]

Continue Reading

Chemical-Splash Protective Lab Coat

Chemical-Splash Protective Lab Coat

| January 30, 2018

Workrite Uniform Company, a manufacturer of flame-resistant (FR) and chemical-splash protective (CP) clothing, is releasing a cutting-edge, first-of-its-kind lab coat designed to provide comfortable, affordable protection against inadvertent chemical splash. The new Workrite CP lab coat will be on display and available for pre-order at Workrite Uniform’s booth — number 1365 — at Pittcon 2018. […]

Continue Reading

The February 2018 Digital Issue is now Online!

The February 2018 Digital Issue is now Online!

| January 29, 2018

View Current Issue Want to be featured in the next issue of Material Handling Solutions or on our website (or both!)? Click here to see the wide variety of advertising opportunities we offer!

Continue Reading

The TransVision Shield™ Darkens Instantly to Protect Eyes from Arc Flash

The TransVision Shield™ Darkens Instantly to Protect Eyes from Arc Flash

| January 24, 2018

This lightweight eye, face and head PPE, offers maximum protection against arc flash. A specially coated lens gives a realistic perception of colors so that wires can be easily identified without lifting the visor. The ergonomic design minimizes strain on the head and neck, ensuring comfort. NFPA 70E CAT 4, Stanco Safety Products, www.stancomfg.com

Continue Reading

New Team Member at PIP

New Team Member at PIP

| January 23, 2018

Effective January 2018, Protective Industrial Products, Inc (PIP) announces the addition of Sheila Schalk to its senior management team. Ms. Schalk joins PIP as Director, Programmed Sales after a 12-year career with Grainger. There, her roles included Account Management, District Sales Management, Government Sales, Senior Director of National Accounts, interim VP of Sales and Director […]

Continue Reading

Lighter-weight Arc Flash Protection

Lighter-weight Arc Flash Protection

| January 23, 2018

This suit offers more protection in a lighter weight: NFPA 70E CAT4, ATPV 44 cal/cm2 A total fabric weight of only 11oz/yd2 keeps the wearer cooler. It’s generously sized for ease of movement.  A hood with an integrated air flow system is available. Stanco Safety Products, www.stancomfg.com

Continue Reading

Ergodyne & Corvex Connected Safety Partnership Leads Movement Toward Connected, Intelligent Safety Products

Ergodyne & Corvex Connected Safety Partnership Leads Movement Toward Connected, Intelligent Safety Products

| January 18, 2018

As employers continue to spend billions of dollars annually on worker safety programs, injury rates over the past several years have remained stagnant. That statistical plateau has leaders in the safety industry tapping into another resource to take worker safety to the next level: the workers themselves. The announced partnership between innovation-focused safety gear manufacturer […]

Continue Reading

New Universal Bump Cap Insert Turns Any Hat into PPE

New Universal Bump Cap Insert Turns Any Hat into PPE

| January 18, 2018

The cause of workplace head injuries can be divided into two basic categories: object-generated impact and worker-generated impact. While the trusty hard hat has been protecting workers from object-generated impact for decades, quality solutions to protect from the everyday bumps, bruises and bangs that workers are initiating have only recently become available. Skullerz® Head Protection […]

Continue Reading

KION Group and EP Equipment Agree Strategic Partnership

| January 18, 2018

KION Group to acquire a minority stake in a leading Chinese manufacturer to extend its offering in the fast-growing market for entry-level warehouse equipment The exclusive strategic partnership will focus on joint product development and supply chain synergies, with the aim of capitalizing on growth in the global market KION Group CEO Gordon Riske: “The […]

Continue Reading

Lighter-Weight Arc Flash Protection

Lighter-Weight Arc Flash Protection

| January 17, 2018

This suit offers more protection in a lighter weight: NFPA 70E CAT4, ATPV 44 cal/cm2 A total fabric weight of only 11oz/yd2 keeps the wearer cooler. It’s generously sized for ease of movement.  A hood with an integrated air flow system is available. Stanco Safety Products, www.stancomfg.com

Continue Reading