Nappies, tampons, tissues and similar hygiene products come into direct contact with people’s bodies. Contaminants, especially pieces of metal, can result in injury. In turn, manufacturers face the risk of recalls, claims for damages and a tarnished reputation. We have the right detection systems to minimize these risks.
Consumer protection has the highest priority with regard to items that come into direct bodily contact, such as nappies, liners and cotton wool pads. Metallic contaminants can result in injury, product recalls and claims for damages, not to mention harm a brand’s image. The use of metal detectors is therefore key to assuring product quality.
The most frequent contaminants in hygiene products are pieces of metal. They can come from various sources:
Usually for quality assurance of outgoing goods. Our metal detectors check already packaged products for such items as the following:
We would be happy to advise you personally to help you find the best solution for your need!
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