METAL CONTAMINATION CASE STUDIES
How Glass-in-Glass X-Ray Inspection Benefits A Condiment Manufacturer
A condiments manufacturer integrated an x-ray inspection system to overcome challenges associated with inspecting glass jars with metal lids while enhancing the quality of its products.
How Metal Detectors Help Deliver Contaminant-Free Dried Fruit Snacks
Mariani Packing Company established critical control points (CCP) in its five processing facilities. This case study explores those CCPs, how they were found, established, and the benefits they provide.
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.
Basciani Foods Achieves High Ranking For Total Quality Assurance And HACCP
In this case study, a mushroom farm looked for a proper solution to isolate metal fragments in its processing stage while the mushrooms are being sliced before packaging.
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.
Eliminating Food Safety Contamination Risks For Spices/Breading/Mixes
This case study explains how Old Mansion Foods - a spice, seasoning, and dry mix manufacturer - uses metal detection to keep its products contaminant free and consumers safe.
METAL CONTAMINATION WHITE PAPERS & ARTICLES
X-Ray: A Solid Investment To Improve Food Safety And Quality
This article provides insight into physical contaminant detection and explains why X-Ray technology is an excellent solution for eliminating physical contaminant concerns.
Ensuring Food Safety Through The Prevention Of Physical Contamination
Incidents of physical contaminants in food can have a detrimental impact on brand reputation. This white paper explains different types of physical contamination in food and how to prevent them.
Understanding Sensitivity Principles For Industrial Metal Detectors
This guide explains the concept of metal detector sensitivity, key factors that impact it, and why a small difference in spherical sensitivity performance can mean a big difference in contaminants detected.
Magnetic Separators: What Are The Proper Steps To Test Magnetic Strength?
Food manufacturers rely on magnetic separation equipment to reduce foreign object contamination. This article offers guidelines when field testing magnetic strength for the most accurate results.
How To Guarantee All-Round Glass Inspection
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.
The Principles of Due Diligence For Quality Control and Legal Defense
The white paper explains the importance of identifying foreign body contaminants in food and can be used as a checklist to evaluate the various metal detectors and x-ray inspection systems on the market.
METAL CONTAMINATION NEWS
Pipeline Metal Detector Ensures Metal-Free Vacuum Filler Applications For Food Manufacturers
Mettler-Toledo Safeline’s new range of HDS Pipeline Metal Detectors is developed specifically for use on vacuum filling lines for detection sensitivity and stability, as well as user-friendly operation in potentially harsh or extreme working environments.