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Press Releases from Detectamet Ltd (8 total)

Award winning Pocklington based detection equipment manufacturer, Detectamet, ap …

After 15 years of exponential growth, the market leader in detectable products for the food and pharmaceutical industries, has appointed a Group Marketing Manager to further strengthen their international team. "We've seen a phenomenal growth in demand for our products, " says Helen Morrison, Detectamet's Group Managing Director, "and with this appointment, we can now focus on strengthening our global position. The last fifteen years have been about growing the company

Detectamet achieves international recognition for occupational health and safety …

Detectamet is proud to be one of the first companies in the detectable food safety industry to receive international recognition for occupational health and safety (OH&S), by gaining the new ISO 45001:2018 standard. ISO 45001 is the world’s first International Standard for OH&S, published in March 2018. It provides a framework to increase safety, reduce workplace risks and enhance health and well-being at work, enabling an organisation to proactively improve

Detectamet Celebrate 15th Birthday!!

From its ‘under the stairs’ start-up in 2003 Pocklington company Detectamet has outgrown three premises and moved last year into its fourth home, Prospect House, on the Pocklington Industrial Estate. The company helps food manufacturers and pharmaceutical businesses to reduce the risk of food contamination by manufacturing and distributing more than 350 products that are made from metal detectable and X-ray visible plastics. Sean Smith, Detectamet’s Chairman, said “When the company

Detectamet Fully Detectable Pen Refill

Refilling your Detectamet pen housing is cost effective, kinder on the environment and now safer than ever. Through significant innovation and development, Detectamet are proud to introduce the latest evolution in refills, further minimising the risk of foreign body contamination. Fully detectable casing & tip EU & FDA Compliant – Food contact safe. Cost effective and kinder to the environment. Blue & black standard inks available with red & green to follow. Will replace

Detectamet’s New First Aid Adhesive Dressings Combine X-ray and Metal Detectab …

Will you have the correct detectable dressing for that Injured worker? Detectamet’s new range of Metal and X-ray Detectable Adhesive Dressings for first aid use in the food industry includes eight of the most useful shapes that will cover the most frequently experienced wounds. Metal detectability is achieved using a foil strip under the wound pad and a typical X-ray inspection system will identify the dressing because of the special X-ray

One piece retractable fine marker from Detectamet reduces contamination risks

This detectable pen design helps to resolve the HACCP management challenge of physical contamination in food and drink processing where plastic contamination can trigger expensive product recalls. It is proven to be robust, non-toxic and detectable by metal detection and X-ray inspection systems. The permanent ink can write on a wide range of materials including board, metal, plastic paper and glass. The marker is made in Detectamet’s food contrasting blue plastic with

Detectamet’s Detectable Ingredient Packaging Reduces Recall Risks

The recall of food because of plastic contamination is regular news. There are countless different undetectable plastic items used every day in food processing. Each item is a potential contaminant. James Chrismas MD at Detectamet, the manufacturer of the most detectable plastic products in the world disclosed that “Customers have provided us with data on the sources of contamination” he said “and of the plastic contamination events identified by consumers

New Detectable Markers Make Food Safer to Produce

It is now simple to halve the risk of producing meat and food products contaminated with plastic. Food safe marker pens that were once supplied with a loose lid are now available from Detectamet as a one piece item. The company has put food safe direct marker inks in a patented retractable housing so that a potential source of contamination can be removed from the processing area. Furthermore the one