The award-winning Amcor SureFresh™ Fresh Produce Carton is a highly efficient alternative to multiple-use returnable plastic crates (RPCs), because it needs no return transportation and eliminates the use of water and detergent for cleaning and more important wall volume of the crates are also higher then RPCs, fourteen layers high on a pallet, compared to the eleven layers of RPCs. It also easily collapsible and recyclable through the standard paper and cardboard recycling stream. Has been tried for bananas from Innisfail to Melbourne (2 779 km) and mangoes from Darwin to Sydney (3 920 km), respectively.
History of The Day
Boeing B-17D Flying Fortress, 40-3089, of the 5th Bomb Group/11th Bomb Group, with Capt. Eddie Rickenbacker, America's top-scoring World War I ace (26 kills), aboard on a secret mission, is lost at sea in the central Pacific Ocean when the bomber goes off-course. After 24 days afloat, he and surviving crew are rescued by the U.S. Navy after having been given up for lost, discovered by OS2U Kingfisher crew. - 21st October 1942