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Components storing: a mold risk – Case #647

“A picture is worth a thousand words”. Practical solutions to problems encountered in the manufacturing process that demonstrate how we assist our customers’ factories to produce Right from the Start TM.

Problem: shoes uppers placed on the floor and touching the walls that might lead to mold growth.

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Impactiva solution: we got the factory to store the uppers in plastic trays, avoiding contact with floor and walls.

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Shoe boxes: a mold risk – Case #645

“A picture is worth a thousand words”. Practical solutions to problems encountered in the manufacturing process that demonstrate how we assist our customers’ factories to produce Right from the Start TM.

Problem: the shoes boxes are stored on floor. Not only they can get dirty or stained, they can catch humidity that can later develop mold.

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Impactiva solution: we got the factory to store the shoe boxes on pallets and in cartons in order to avoid direct contact with the floor.

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Wrapping paper: a mold risk – Case #643

“A picture is worth a thousand words”. Practical solutions to problems encountered in the manufacturing process that demonstrate how we assist our customers’ factories to produce Right from the Start TM.

Problem: the shoe wrapping paper was not being passed through the UV chamber. This poses a risk of mold formation, if high moisture content paper is in contact with the shoes.

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Impactiva solution: we got the factory to pass all the packing materials through the UV chamber along with the shoes in order to prevent a potential mold issue.

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Mold prevention procedures – Case #635

“A picture is worth a thousand words”. Practical solutions to problems encountered in the manufacturing process that demonstrate how we assist our customers’ factories to produce Right from the Start TM.

Problem: the factory was attaching the Micro-Pak in advance to shoes boxes lids, what makes it completely useless for its purpose.

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Impactiva solution: we got the factory to to attach the Micro-Pak one by one at the time of closing the shoe boxes in order to maintain them effective.

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Wrong handling of anti-mold stickers – Case #573

“A picture is worth a thousand words”. Practical solutions to problems encountered in the manufacturing process that demonstrate how we assist our customers’ factories to produce Right from the Start TM.

Problem: the Micro-Pak stickers were exposed to the air and what’s worse, the operators stuck them in their hands and clothes before placing them into the shoe boxes.

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Impactiva solution: we got the factory to use the Micro-Pak box to keep the stickers effective.

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Mold formation risk – Case #453

“A picture is worth a thousand words”. Practical solutions to problems encountered in the manufacturing process that demonstrate how we assist our customers’ factories to produce Right from the Start TM.

Problem: packing poly bags do not have holes, which might lead to mold formation.

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Impactiva solution: we got the factory to make 4 holes in each side of the poly bag (total 8 holes).

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No UV light chamber – Case #449

“A picture is worth a thousand words”. Practical solutions to problems encountered in the manufacturing process that demonstrate how we assist our customers’ factories to produce Right from the Start TM.

Problem: there was no UV light chamber on the packing conveyor; therefore there are chances of shoes getting packed with high moisture content, what might lead to mold development in transit.

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Impactiva solution: we got the factory to add a UV chamber on the packing conveyor and pass all shoes and shoe boxes through it before packing.

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Effective mold prevention – Case #364

“A picture is worth a thousand words”. Practical solutions to problems encountered in the manufacturing process that demonstrate how we assist our customers’ factories to produce Right from the Start TM.

Problem: Micro-Pak sheets lose their effectiveness as they are kept in open while being used in production.

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Impactiva solution: we got the factory to always keep PE sheet rolls inside the  Micro-Pak PE sheet dispenser.

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UV chamber – Case #357

“A picture is worth a thousand words”. Practical solutions to problems encountered in the manufacturing process that demonstrate how we assist our customers’ factories to produce Right from the Start TM.

Problem: UV chamber was not being used at the packing station.

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Impactiva solution: we got the factory to pass all the shoe boxes through the UV chamber before packing.

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Mold Prevention – Case #283

“A picture is worth a thousand words”. Practical solutions to problems encountered in the manufacturing process that demonstrate how we assist our customers’ factories to produce Right from the Start TM.

Problem: Micro-Pak is ineffective as it is exposed to air and humidity.

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Impactiva solution: we suggested storing Micro-Pak in an airtight shoe box.

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