Canadian Packaging

Clean sweep for Eriez X-Ray system

Eriez E-Z Tec XR-Clean is engineered for harshest wash-down environments.


April 15, 2013
by Canadian Packaging Staff

Erie, PA—The new E-Z Tec XR-Clean X-Ray inspection system from Eriez Manufacturing Co. has been specifically designed and engineered to satisfy the demands of harsh wash-down environments found in industries such as meat and poultry, enabling it to meet USDA (U.S. Department of Agriculture), FDA (United States Food & Drug Administration), AMI and 3A Dairy standards.

As part of Eriez’ extensive line-up of state-of-the-art, next generation X-Ray inspection systems, E-Z Tec XR-Clean unit is an ideal solution for detecting foreign objects such as metal, stone, bone and glass.

The system features tool-less disassembly for cleaning, down-shoot beam geometry, a compact 60-inch overall length and auto learn capabilities.

Eriez also provides online remote assistance to support this equipment.

In addition to the E-Z Tec XR-Clean, Eriez offers:

  • E-Z Tec XR-Pack X-Ray inspection systems for packaging applications;
  • E-Z Tec XR-Bulk X-Ray inspection systems for bulk flows, and;
  • E-Z Tec XR-SS (side shoot) X-Ray inspection systems for upright packages and containers.

“Eriez is committed to providing customers with quick quotes and selection assistance for all our standard X-Ray equipment,” says Eriez product manager-X-Ray Ray Spurgeon.

Eriez’ advanced X-Ray Inspection Systems exhibit superior performance in identifying contaminants, scanning for missing or broken products, and mass inspection, to ensure users’ product and packaging integrity. It effectively inspects for foreign objects (metal, glass, stone, bone and some plastics), count, seal integrity, weight, shape, item position and presence/absence of items.

Online visitors can access a vast array of tools and resources from the Eriez website, and can download product literature, sign up for online testing, request a live webinar and more by clicking HERE.

Eriez is recognized as world authority in separation technologies. The company’s magnetic lift and separation, metal detection, x-ray, materials feeding, screening, conveying and controlling  equipment have application in the process, metalworking, packaging, plastics, rubber, recycling, mining, aggregate and textile industries. Eriez manufactures and markets these products through 12 international facilities located on six continents.

For more information, call toll-free 1-888-300-ERIEZ (3743) within the U.S. and Canada.