Eriez Xtreme Pharmaceutical Metal Detectors Remove Minute Pieces of Ferrous, Nonferrous and Stainless Steel Contaminants

Erie, PA, April 7, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Eriez® Xtreme® Pharmaceutical Metal Detectors are designed to inspect tablets and capsules that are gravity-fed from the tablet press. These highly sensitive units remove minute pieces of ferrous, nonferrous and stainless steel contaminants, meet stringent US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) requirements and accommodate space-restricted areas within tablet and encapsulation rooms.

Eriez Xtreme Metal Detector

Eriez Xtreme Pharmaceutical Metal Detectors are engineered for maximum efficiency. The adjustable support stand comes with casters and is manufactured from high quality 304 stainless steel. Other features include an adjustable sensing head with one of the largest and easiest to clean product chutes in the industry. To provide added operator convenience and timesaving benefits, no tools are required to disassemble any of the product-contact components.

Eriez Xtreme Metal Detectors set the standard for "best in class" performance and offer the greatest dollar-for-dollar value of any detector on the market. Xtreme Metal Detectors are incredibly sensitive, robust and feature-rich.

Eriez offers a broad range of Xtreme Metal Detector styles. In addition to the Pharmaceutical Metal Detector, available models include the Tunnel Metal Detector, Tunnel Metal Detector with Conveyor, Liquid Line Metal Detector, Vertical Fill Seal (VFS) Metal Detector, Webline Metal Detector and Vertical Drop Metal Detector.

To learn more about Xtreme Pharmaceutical Metal Detectors, go to From this webpage, visitors can download a brochure in PDF format that highlights the full line of Xtreme Metal Detectors. To view videos featuring the Xtreme Metal Detector, visit Eriez' YouTube channel:

Eriez is recognized as world authority in separation technologies. The company's magnetic lift and separation, metal detection, flotation, materials feeding, screening, conveying and controlling equipment have application in the process, metalworking, packaging, plastics, rubber, recycling, mining, aggregate and textile industries. Eriez manufactures and markets these products through 12 international facilities located on six continents. For more information, call toll-free (888) 300-ERIEZ (3743) within the U.S. and Canada. For online users, visit or send email to Eriez World Headquarters is located at 2200 Asbury Road, Erie, PA 16506


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CONTACT: Ed Stevens, Stevens Strategic Communications John Blicha, Eriez

Source: Eriez