BRC Issue 8 Clause 4.10.3.4 

“Metal detector checking procedures shall be based on good practice and shall as a minimum include the following: 

· Use of test pieces incorporating a sphere of metal of a known diameter selected on the basis of risk. The test pieces shall be marked with the size and type of test material contained. 

· Tests carried out using separate test pieces containing ferrous metal, stainless steel and typically non-ferrous metal, unless the product is within a foil container where ferrous only may be applicable.”

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