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Food Grade First for Kingston Carton

Kingston Carton Implements Food Grade Lubricants
With concern increasing about the mineral oil contamination of food products by packaging, the Kingston Carton Company is the first UK carton maker to implement mineral oil free manufacturing using Bobst’s food-grade lubricant transformation programme.

Kingston Carton is the first UK carton manufacturer to take advantage of the Bobst programme and has migrated two Visioncut die-cutters, which handle all its food packaging, as well as its entire folder-gluer and printing departments, to food-grade lubricants.

The company also uses Bobst cleaning products which are registered with the NSF and are classed H1 as required for use in the food, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics industries. These new products are part of the Bobst "Thought for Food Packaging" programme. Working with Bobst The Kingston Carton Company are at the forefront of this technology in increasing safety, quality and opening up new markets.

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