News | September 17, 2007

Detecting Contaminants And Assuring Quality With X-Ray Technology

Tampa, FL - Processors and packagers in the food, beverage, and pharmaceutical industries face certain challenges, including detecting contaminants, detecting damaged or missing products, and identifying over-fill and under-fill. A presentation detailing the advantages of x-ray technology to address these concerns is offered by Mettler-Toledo Safeline. The presentation, entitled X-ray Inspection – The Future of Packaging Inspection, is available for download at

X-ray inspection is the ultimate product integrity checking system for the food and pharmaceutical packaging line. The presentation explains the technology and its specific application to these industries, as well as demonstrates that x-ray provides capabilities not available in metal detectors or vision systems.

SOURCE: Mettler-Toledo Product Inspection