August 2018 Issue

MaxxLink® XLB-3000 Developed as a Liquid Alternative to Powdered Borax

MCTRON Technologies is now offering a liquid borate-based crosslinker of starch-based adhesives used in corrugated paperboards. MaxxLink® XLB-3000 is simple to use and provides more consistency of results than traditional powdered Borax pentahydrate and decahydrate products. MaxxLink XLB-3000 eliminates toxic dust, is non-hazardous and reduces preparation time and labor costs. Click Here for MaxxLink XLB-3000…


Formaldehyde Elimination Becomes a Higher Priority

When formaldehyde is present in the air at levels exceeding 0.1 ppm, some individuals may experience adverse effects such as watery eyes; burning sensations in the eyes, nose, and throat; coughing; wheezing; nausea; and skin irritation. Recent studies also indicate an ALS risk or other nervous system consequences. Formaldehyde is a respiratory irritant that causes chest pain, shortness of breath, coughing, and nose and…