Metal Contamination Case Studies

  1. Metal Detectors Help Mariani Packing Company Deliver Contaminant-Free Dried Fruit Snacks

    To remain competitive in the demanding and highly-scrutinized food industry, Mariani Packing Company has established critical control points (CCP) throughout its five processing facilities, one of which is located in Wisconsin Rapids, WI. Mariani needs double protection against any sort of metal particulate that might be found in loose and packaged dried cranberries before reaching customers. More than 27,000 grocery stores in the U.S. sell Mariani dried fruits.

  2. How State-Of-The-Art Metal Detectors Are Making Sweets Safe

    This case study explores Cottage Bakery's efforts to safeguard its products from metals, such as brass and stainless steel, that can contaminate food during production.

  3. Basciani Foods Achieves High Ranking For Total Quality Assurance And HACCP

    Mushroom farm looks for a solution to isolate minute metal fragments that may be undetectable to a line worker can work their way into the processing stage while the mushrooms are being sliced before packaging.

  4. Hershey’s Pursuit Of Food Safety

    Implementing food metal detection technology with Rare Earth Magnets played a critical role in meeting safety guidelines at Hershey’s Chocolate World attraction.

  5. Leading Chips Exporter Installs State-Of-The-Art Peeling And Optical Sorting Technology And Reduces Waste

    After 15 years of development, Kaida (Beijing Kaida Hengye Agricultural Technology Development Co., Ltd) has grown into a leading vegetable and fruit chips exporter in China.