Operators use metal detectors to identify contaminants in packaged food products

Increase detection. Make your brand thrive.

Protect your product and your reputation in today’s competitive marketplace with Thermo Scientific™ Metal Detectors. Our customized industrial food metal detection systems provide reliable, cost-effective protection from even the smallest metal contaminants found in food production anywhere in a process.

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Sentinel™ Multiscan Metal Detector

APEX 500/300 HD (Heavy Duty) Metal Detector

Quickfit™ Conveyors for Metal Detectors

Overcome the limitations of fixed single or dual frequency metal detectors with the Thermo Scientific Sentinel Multiscan Metal Detector. Scan up to five user-selectable frequencies at a time for unmatched sensitivity.

Improve operational efficiency and eliminate expensive downtime, service costs and repair bills with uniquely-designed metal detectors suited for a wide range of demanding food processing and packaging environments.

Fulfill your quality goals or new product challenges while reducing product effect and costly waste caused by false rejects with the highly sensitive Thermo Scientific APEX 500 High Performance Metal Detector.

Detect metal contaminants in hard to reach places with the Thermo Scientific APEX 300 Flexible Metal Detector, a small, easily installed, customizable metal detector to fit your drop through, pipeline and check weighing needs. 

Protect your products from common metal contaminants found in food production. The Thermo Scientific APEX 100 Entry Level Metal Detector is an outstanding value for cost-sensitive applications.

Get the most out of your Thermo Scientific APEX Metal Detector with a high quality conveyor suitable for most food packaging and bulk flow metal detection applications.

Improve food safety with the most up to date metal detection equipment Now you can breathe new life into your old metal detector at a fraction of the cost of installing a new metal detector with the Thermo Scientific APEX Upgrade.

Achieve cost-effective, industry-leading sensitivity in the most demanding pharmaceutical environments while meeting the U.S. Federal Drug Administration's stringent requirements for validated production.

Detect contaminants and other defects found in packaged foods with PASS, an off-line product inspection service. Our highly experienced staff thoroughly tests every package to help achieve maximum product recovery.

See us at Pack Expo International, booth N-5706

See us at Pack Expo International

Join us at Pack Expo International, booth N-5706, October 14-17, 2018. See our latest solutions to support the quality and safety of your packaged and unpackaged products while supporting your production goals.

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Metal Detection and X-ray Inspection of Food

Keep consumers safe, protect your brand

Do you have the right food product inspection equipment in place to keep consumers safe and protect your brand? X-ray inspection systems and metal detectors can find virtually any foreign object in your packaged food products. To find out how they work, and which one will work best for you, read
A Practical Guide to Metal Detection and X-ray Inspection of Food.

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