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Technologies for detection of foreign bodies and internal defects

Investigators
Andrew Bosman
Institutions
Campden BRI
Start date
2020
End date
2022
Objective
Manufacturers need technologies able to detect a wider range of foreign bodies in food and to detect other types of internal defects such as holes. There is little consistent guidance on detection limits, and many types of materials are undetectable by current methods. New technologies will be reviewed, and practical trials of their capabilities will be conducted for foreign body and defect detection – ultimately improving food safety through better detection of foreign bodies.
Project source
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Project number
149860
Categories
Detection Methods
Parasites
Natural Toxins
Viruses and Prions
Bacterial Pathogens
Chemical Contaminants