Newsletter | April 15, 2021

04.15.21 -- Orientation Effect: Addressing A Food Metal Detection Challenge

 
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Reliable Sugar Manufacturing Processes Through Precise Instruments

In production, Schweizer Zucker processes 10,000 tons of sugar beets per day requiring thousands of measurements and process controls. Robust instruments keep the processes running efficiently.

Orientation Effect: Addressing A Food Metal Detection Challenge
 

Foreign objects, such as small, oblong metal pieces like wires and pins, exhibit “orientation effect,” a phenomenon in which the signal the metal detector sees is largely dependent on the contaminant’s alignment in relation to the detector’s aperture.

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