Download this free, 128-page Primary Packaging Line Equipment Playbook jam-packed with strategies for success, best practices, and pitfalls to avoid. Learn more >>
This content was submitted directly to this Web site by the supplier.
Article |

Heuft: Foreign object inspector

Foreign objects in containers filled with liquid, paste-like or spreadable food are a real safety risk.
Print Reprint
FILED IN:  Machinery  > Inspection
     

Therefore it is important to track them down whilst still on the production line and to remove the packages in question early enough from the production flow.  The compact HEUFT eXaminer XAC, in accordance with the hygiene-friendly HEUFT CleanDesign, continuously monitors the product safety and identifies minute glass splinters, small pieces of metal, plastic particles, wood shavings and many other types of contamination even in non-transparent products.  It consistently rejects contaminated containers.

FUNCTIONS
▪ the detection of foreign objects such as pieces of broken glass, metal splinters and stones
▪ base and optional sidewall detection

THE ADVANTAGES
▪ low radiation rate for each container irrespective of the throughput speed
▪ 100% detection even in the case of curved container bases
▪ optimal inspection by using the HEUFT reflexx technology
▪ the hygiene-friendly HEUFT CleanDesign
▪ extremely compact construction
▪ one casing can accommodate several X-ray generators and cameras
▪ up to 60,000 containers per hour
▪ the HEUFT SPECTRUM TX basic unit with a high degree of operating convenience due to the HEUFT PILOT graphical interface
▪ supplied as a complete solution including conveyor with integrated rejection table
 

Related Sponsored Content

E-BOOK SPECIAL REPORT
42 Best Package Designs
Sign up to receive timely updates from our editors and download this e-book consisting of our editors' picks of most notable package designs. Updated for 2014!
x

Newsletters

Don't miss intelligence crucial to your job and business!
Click on any newsletter to view a sample. Enter your email address below to sign up!
GENERAL INTEREST
PACKAGE DESIGN/DEVELOPMENT
Each newsletter ranges in frequency from once per month to a few times per month at most.

indicates a sponsored article that was submitted directly to this web site by the supplier, and was not handled by the PW editorial staff. Packaging World may share your contact information with our sponsors, as detailed in our Privacy Policy. Packaging World will not share your information with a sponsor whose content you have not reviewed.