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Shrink

A slang term for the losses a retail company suffers from shoplifting. Some companies, such as grocery stores, may build shrink into their earnings estimates.
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8220;We are excited to increase our suite of heat shrinkable tubing,” said Todd Cowden, national sales manager of Nelco Products.
I suggest you find out from a soil engineer if your sub-soil is shrinkable clay.
Flexopack's vacuum shrink bags and shrinkable films are designed to withstand the most demanding applications, and are available in a wide variety of barrier structures to meet specialized food packaging needs.
Not all clays are shrinkable and while shrinkable clay is common in the London area, there are only relatively small pockets in the North East.
The barrier layer may be a heat shrinkable plastic film and may be a sleeve which is heat shrunk onto the object.
Qimco), and Febo of Italy, is one of the new small ventures which will buy polyethylene feedstocks from Qapco to produce heavy duty plastic bags (2,700 t/y) and shrinkable film (700 t/y).
com/research/8bb802/china_heat_shrinka) has announced the addition of the "China Heat Shrinkable Materials Industry Report, 2010-2011" report to their offering.
Shandong Fuwei") signed a letter of intent on PETG heat shrinkable label film supply for the second half of this year with China Bottlers Procurement Consortium ("CBPC"), the authorized procurement service provider for the Coca-Cola Bottling system in China, on June 30, 2011.
The newest printed PETG heat shrinkable sleeve from Ameri-Seal Inc.
The Raychem CTS is a onepiece, heat shrinkable sleeve that is not only transparent and free from any hazardous chemicals, but also has the low temperature flexibility and thermal endurance needed for many piping systems.
These heat shrinkable sleeve labeling systems are designed for use in a variety of industries including food, beverage, dairy, water, pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, health & beauty aids, and industrial products.