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98-11

RIT IMPO Number
98-11
 
Technology
Label Removal System
 
IP Status
USP 6,514,353
 
Technology Description
An efficient and cost-effective process for automated removal of self-adhesive and pressure-sensitive labels. It can be used with most types of plastic packaging. A prototype of the system has been constructed and tested. This technology permits ready reuse of shipping packaging materials that would otherwise be discarded because of the sticky residue left behind by labels.
 
Licensing Status
Available for license
 

00-07

RIT IMPO Number
00-07
 
Technology
Restoration of Faded Polyamide Components
 
IP Status
USP 6,682,604
 
Technology Description
An easy-to-implement and use, inexpensive process for returning remanufactured polyamide parts to their original color and appearance. This process overcomes the issue of polyamide parts turning a dull whitish-gray after extended use. This invention has applications in many markets including remanufacturing of automotive, electrical, automotive fueling systems, household products and sports equipment industries.
 
Licensing Status
Available for license