Food metal detectors are used for consumer protection. The consequences for a food related packaging company that is not using metal detectors can include lawsuits, recalls and hurt their brand image. Parts of the food processing and packaging equipment like nuts, bolts or metal shavings can possibly fall off an accidentally be packaged with the food items. Metal particles that enter the product during the production process can also cause serious injuries. Food X-Ray machines metal detectors will automatically detect & reject contaminated product from the production line. Loma food x-ray detectors will provide effective protection against metal as well as non-metal contaminants.