In 1985, Brian S Teasdale (BST) started a family business right here, in Britain. The company initially focused on providing engineering supplies to UK bakeries, before inventing, designing, and manufacturing the concept of metal detectable products and the world’s first plastic metal detectable pen. BST are proud to be the original pioneers in metal detectable Read More
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 Detectable Products take our Environmental Policy very seriously. It is important to us to be as ecological as possible, whilst still providing customers with quality products that fulfil their needs. Fortunately, one of BST’s primary objectives when designing and developing a product is durability. When a product is reliable and durable, it lasts longer, Read More
As school’s sports days kick off all over the country, we at BST thought it would be a fun team building exercise to use some of our own products and create ourselves our own little BST Sports Day! You can check out all of the pictures and footage on our social media channels but for Read More
Article courtesy of Radical Materials What is SteriTouch® antibacterial / antimicrobial and how does it work? The antibacterial/antimicrobial surface protection uses innovative technology that harnesses the natural sterilising properties of silver. This protection is permanently embedded into several BST products and will not wear off over time. Silver has been used for centuries for its natural 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
BST Detectable Products is pleased to confirm that the vast majority of products made with our exclusive XDETECT® v3.0 material are now Halal approved. This accreditation compliments the Kosher accreditation which we acquired early 2018. XDETECT® food safe detectable compound has been successfully tested against EU, FDA and Japanese food contact criteria, with the Read More
Given the nature of our products, and their vital importance to food and pharmaceutical manufacturing industries, we would like to inform all our customers that we are open for business and operating as usual. The duration and full impact of the COVID-19 crisis remains impossible to predict. With the situation changing daily, we are in 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.