Food Weighing and Inspection
Reduce scrap, increase throughput, and improve profitability

Rest assured—you can protect your brand and still increase your bottom line. Thermo Scientific product inspection equipment systems can help provide you with the performance and service you need to detect foreign objects in food and improve the quality and safety of your products.

From the sensitivity of our metal detectors, to the detection performance of our X-ray systems, and the consistent accuracy of our checkweighers, we are committed to helping you eliminate errors and ensure the integrity of your brand.

If you would like to learn more or need additional information about our food weighing & inspection equipment, contact us to speak to a representative now.


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Thermo Scientific metal detectors help provide reliable, consistent, cost-effective product inspection when you need it most. Now we offer the Sentinel Multiscan Metal Detector featuring innovative new technology to overcome the limitation of fixed single or dual frequency metal detectors.

When detecting foreign objects in food is critical to your business success, Thermo Scientific X-ray systems offer high-tech, reliable, and easy-to-use product inspection solutions. We'll work with you to find the perfect model for your business.

Thermo Scientific checkweighers can be customized to your specific product inspection needs, which helps maximize your process efficiencies while providing reliable weight control measurements and consistent product throughput.

A space-saving combination system can upgrade your entire production line with as much as a 50% footprint reduction. Our new Sentinel Multiscan Metal Detector combination systems provide industry leading 5 frequency detection to maximize food safety and brand protection. Discover the superior value and ease of service that Thermo Scientific combination systems provide.


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Need a metal detector fast?

Ask us about our Quickship program for Sentinel 1000 metal detectors.

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Selectscan technology enables food processors to have an easy way to rapidly identify the single best frequency for an application. It tunes out product effect and adapts results to account for temperature changes and electromagnetic interference.

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Trade Up and Trade In

Enjoy special trade-in savings when you trade up to a new Thermo Scientific Sentinel 5000 Multiscan Metal Detector. Trade in a metal detector from any brand. Make your food safety program safer than ever with our new multiscan technology. These offers apply only to orders placed by December 31, 2021.

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Keep consumers safe, protect your brand

Read A Practical Guide to Metal Detection and X-ray Inspection of Food, a newly updated and expanded foreign object detection ebook for the food industry to:

  • Learn the basics of technology options.
  • Gain insights into the factors to considering when selecting a detection technology.
  • Learn how our process can pinpoint the best fit for your application.

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White Paper: Plant-based proteins

Discover how to meet the challenges of innovation and food safety.

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A Practical Guide to Checkweighers and Checkweighing

Delivering consistent quality products is essential to protect your brand and your bottom line. That means knowing that the weight of a packaged product being shipped out the door matches the weight on the label. Do you have the right equipment for providing reliable weight control? To find out how checkweighers work, and which one will work best for you, read A Practical Guide to Checkweighers and Checkweighing.

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AerosolSense Sampler
Confidently help protect employees while maintaining business and operational continuity

The Thermo Scientific AerosolSense Sampler, a new pathogen surveillance solution, is designed to deliver timely and highly reliable insight into in-air pathogen presence for monitoring and improving facility safety protocols.

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