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DEC 2012

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product news continued and can be used vertically, on slopes, in ditches and on roadways. The flexibility of the cloth enables it to bend and curve to follow natural contours and after being generously hydrated, it sets within 24 hours. Concrete Cloth eliminates heavy materials handling and logistical limitations found when using traditional methods. Impact Cradle The modular style ASGCO's Impact Bed Cradles support the conveyor belt across the entire width using a semi-U-shaped design that eliminates any unsupported areas between the rollers or bars on traditional impact idlers or traditional impact beds where typical damage can occur in the idler junction points. It consists of a heavy duty frame with removable (slide-in or slide-out) sides and center sections for ease of installation and maintenance. remote or noisy environments to focus on the task at hand while remaining protected and in contact with their teams, improving safety and productivity on the job. This marks the first time Bluetooth-enabled eyewear is available for industrial applications. "Uvex AcoustiMaxx is ideal for safety managers faced with protecting workers in environments where communication is challenging, yet essential," said David Iannelli, senior product manager, Honeywell Safety Products. "This launch underscores our commitment to addressing specific occupational needs through leadingedge technology and innovation, and to supporting a safety culture in every workplace." A wrap-around lens design meets the ANSI-Z87.1-2010 standard for impact protection. It comes with Genesis S lenses in both clear and gray to serve a variety of applications, as well as Uvextreme high-performance anti-fog lens coating for long-lasting wear. An easy, economical lens replacement system extends the product's lifetime value. At only 52 grams, the dual-purpose eyewear offers lightweight comfort. Soil Stabilization Pennington's SlopeMaster offers a permanent, low-maintenance vegetative solution specifically designed for soil stabilization and erosion control, where soil conditions and fertility are poor and rapid vegetation is a necessity. The seed mix of proprietary seed varieties and Durana white clover improves vegetation establishment to meet permit requirements and to avoid the compounded costs associated with failed revegetation projects. It can be applied by drilling, broadcasting or hydraulic seeding. Planting can occur throughout the year with one of the seasonal mixes containing either cool- or warm-season turfgrass that are suitable to particular planting environments. Bluetooth-enabled Safety Glasses Uvex AcoustiMaxx Stereo Bluetooth eyewear combines impact protection with hands-free voice communication. It enables workers in December 2012 67

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