X-Ray Inspection White Papers & Articles

  1. Why Metal Detectors And X-Ray Inspection Systems Should Be Used Together
    4/8/2019

    Metal detectors and X-ray inspection systems are widely used for finding foreign body contamination. Let's see how these two systems can work together to improve contaminant detection.

  2. X-Ray: A Solid Investment To Improve Food Safety And Quality
    4/8/2019

    This article provides insight into physical contaminant detection and explains why X-Ray technology is an excellent solution for eliminating physical contaminant concerns.

  3. BRC Issue 8: Creating A Food Safety Culture
    4/5/2019

    Although food safety is and has long been a priority for food producers and manufacturers, new regulatory environments, including new compulsory requirements from the updated BRC, focus on a company’s overall approach – its food safety culture. This guide will get you up-to-speed on the BRC Global Standard updates, help you get started building a food safety culture and evaluate your progress in reaching your goal.

  4. Meat Supply Chain: A 'How To’ Guide For BRC Audits
    4/5/2019

    Driven by changes like recent updates to BRC Global Standard for Food Safety Issue 8, including updates to the Additional Module 11 for the Meat Supply Chain, there is a greater emphasis on a strong food safety culture, with a top-down, end-to-end prioritization on food safety. Food safety plans and preparations for supply chain audits must be as dynamic as they are stringent and regularly reviewed, to allow for additional updates and evolving circumstances. Food safety plans and preparations for supply chain audits must be as dynamic as they are stringent and regularly reviewed, to allow for additional updates and evolving circumstances. Here are some basic steps that include a thorough understanding of what’s involved in a BRC audit and an evaluation of your current practices and vulnerabilities.

  5. How To Prepare For A BRC Audit
    4/5/2019

    Food safety plans and preparations for food safety audits must be as dynamic as they are stringent and regularly reviewed, to allow for additional updates and evolving circumstances. Here are some basic steps that include a thorough understanding of what’s involved in a BRC audit and an evaluation of your current practices and vulnerabilities.

  6. Ensuring Food Safety Through The Prevention Of Physical Contamination
    3/11/2019

    Incidents of physical contaminants in food can have a detrimental impact on brand reputation. This white paper describes the many different types of physical contamination in food and explains how they can occur. It also outlines the types of product inspection equipment that can be used to prevent foreign bodies from entering the food chain, while providing food manufacturers and processors with some best-practice guidance on how to select the right kind of equipment for the application at hand.

  7. Detecting Needles And Wire In Food Manufacturing
    2/22/2019

    This paper will examine foreign object detection in adulteration events, including the detection challenges of finding very small contaminants, in a complex and fast-moving, global supply chain.

  8. Meeting Food Retailers’ Requirements Through X-Ray Inspection
    2/11/2019

    Food regulations are deepening and so is the authority regulators have in the marketplace. However, the right X-ray inspection system can help you achieve compliance and exceed retailer requirements.

  9. Food Radiation Safety: Ensuring Full Regulatory Compliance
    10/19/2018

    This article explains how modern x-ray systems are built to protect users from the effects of radiation and how x-ray suppliers can support companies with radiation safety and regulatory compliance.

  10. How To Guarantee All-Round Glass Inspection
    9/25/2018

    Glass is often the preferred packaging material for food manufacturers. However, checking for foreign bodies in a finished pack is critical, as just one glass shard can have catastrophic consequences.