Thermo Fisher Scientific: Metal detector

Thermo Fisher Scientific launches the Sentinel multi-scan metal detector featuring five simultaneous frequencies from 50 to 1000 kHz. Unit is capable of finding ferrous, non-ferrous, and stainless steel metal contaminants in applications such as dairy, meat, poultry, bread, and other foods with high product effect.

Sentinel
Sentinel

According to Bob Ries, lead product manager, metal detection and X-ray inspection for Thermo Fisher, “The recent introduction of multi-scan technology marked an important breakthrough in multi-frequency metal detection innovation for the food packaging industry,” Ries said. “For decades, food manufacturers compromised by using single-frequency or dual-frequency metal detectors. Multiscan is the equivalent of running five metal detectors in a row, all scanning for different metal contaminants, raising the probability of finding metal objects and keeping consumers safer than they could before.”

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