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X-Ray Inspection System FAQs Addressed in New Webcast from Eriez®

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X-Ray Inspection System FAQs Addressed in New Webcast from Eriez®

Press release date: August 18, 2009

A new 12-minute Webcast from Eriez® answers the most frequently asked questions about x-ray technology and highlights the company's E-Z Tec® X-Ray Inspection Systems. Narrated by Ray Spurgeon, Eriez X-Ray Product Manager, the Webcast covers general information, features, how an x-ray cabinet system works, capabilities and safety and regulatory concerns. Spurgeon talks about the main features required for a cabinet x-ray system to comply with FDA CFR 1020.40 Standards. He explains that these features include a light tower, emergency stop buttons, key lock, curtains, tunnel covers with dual interlocks and appropriate safety signage. Spurgeon delivers a step-by-step account to describe how Eriez X-Ray Systems operate. Additionally, he discusses how x-ray energy and emissions are measured and how Eriez adaptive algorithms work. Several regulatory and safety procedures for industry professionals to consider are also mentioned. "The purpose of producing this Webcast is to help take the mystery out of operating a cabinet x-ray system. As a member of the global Sapphire Alliance, Eriez brings more than 20 years of x-ray experience to the marketplace, so we have a lot of valuable knowledge to share," Spurgeon states. Advanced E-Z Tec X-Ray Inspection Systems employ linear array technology for superior sensitivity, speed and sophistication for both loose product flow and packaged inspection. EZ Tec X-Ray Inspection Systems provide real time analysis of process and packaged foods, pharmaceuticals and other goods requiring the highest levels of product integrity. To view the Webcast visit, and click on the "View Now" button. Eriez is recognized as world authority in advanced technology for magnetic, vibratory and inspection applications. The company's magnetic lift and separation, metal detection, x-ray, materials feeding, screening, conveying and controlling equipment have application in the process, metalworking, packaging, recycling, mining, aggregate and textile industries. Eriez manufactures and markets these products through ten 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 e-mail to Eriez World Headquarters is located at 2200 Asbury Road, Erie, PA 16506.


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