Detectable products are an integral part of food safety and HACCP procedures worldwide. As new regulations and legislations have highlighted the necessity for detectable, food safe products in the food industry, it is becoming more important than ever before to show due diligence in the prevention of plastic and rubber contamination. But how do you Read More
BST have supplied vacuum depanner belts since 1985 and have been asked on numerous occasions why it is that we don’t have these items available to be purchased online. The answer is that 1. Depanner belts are bespoke items made to exact specifications, so we require more communication to ensure the customer receives the perfect Read More
The basic principles of metal detection and x-ray inspection are relatively straight forward. In understanding how each system operates we can achieve a greater understanding of how using detectable products can be beneficial. There are three main groups of metallic contaminants that can be picked up by a metal detector. Ferrous, nonferrous, and stainless steel. Read More
There are a multitude of different plastics available with different features suited to different applications. It comes to a point where choosing the right one for a given project can be overwhelming, especially for those with limited knowledge or experience in the matter. Each material has trade-offs when it comes to cost, strength, flexibility, and Read More
Who Are BST? BST are the original pioneers of metal detectable plastics for the food industry. We were first established in 1985 by Brian S Teasdale, a former senior engineer at British Bakeries. Brian was the first engineer to address plastic contamination in food in this way, it is with great pride that his initials Read More
Introducing the BST Detectable Break Out Bolt These metal detectable & x-ray visible break out bolts are designed specifically for use in the food industry, where minimising the risk of foreign body contamination is of the highest priority. They are universal so they will fit any current panic bolt in place, they simply replace any ceramic Read More
As the original detectable pen, the BST DetectaPen® range is the best choice for all your stationery needs. With a pen for every environment and condition, why go anywhere else? The DetectaPen® range features: • A spring free mechanism with no detachable parts • Antibacterial technology • Human Engineering • Shatter resistant bodies • A range of bright coloured bodies • Lanyard Read More
BST have 30 years’ experience in the design and manufacture of metal
detectable and x-ray visible plastic components. Examples of
bespoke projects include rubber seals, gaskets and extrusions,
as well as pre-loaded vacuum bread depanner belts featuring metal
detectable suction cups and retaining clips.
With a wide selection of food grade detectable raw materials
to choose from, a solution to your problem is never far away.
BST Detectable Products reduce the risk of foreign body contamination in hygiene
critical environments, such as food and drink, pharmaceutical or
cosmetic manufacturing plants.
Preventing foreign body contamination is at the frontline of food safety and
detectable products manufactured by BST not only help toward this goal but
also comply with international regulations and complement a
company's HACCP systems.