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.
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
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.
Equipment Safety For Product Inspection Equipment
This paper is intended as a general guide on equipment safety, for users and suppliers of product inspection equipment. It should be thought of as a framework for discussion on the topic, assisting both users and suppliers in meeting their shared responsibility for equipment safety.
Metal Detection, X-Ray Inspection Or Both?
This white paper will help food and pharmaceutical manufacturers decide on which inspection technology to invest in to ensure the quality and safety of their products. Metal Detection, X-ray Inspection or Both summarises the pros and cons of each technology and guides you through the decision making process.
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.
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.
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.