Plastic Cup is metal detectable.

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Complete with handle, Detectamet Plastic Cup offers capacity of 400 ml and comes in blue, red, green, and yellow. It is produced from specially formulated material based on high-impact food contact approved polypropylene. Material can be detected and rejected by typical metal detection machines used in food processing industry. Cup is virtually unbreakable and will work in environments ranging from -30 to +80°C.

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Metal Detectable Plastic Cup

E-Components & Chains Limited of Pocklington UK is pleased to announce the launch of their Detectamet Metal Detectable Plastic Cup. The Detectamet Cup complete with handle has a capacity of approximately 400ml and comes in a range of 4 colours:

Blue, Red, Green & Yellow, the Detectamet polymers in all colours are now certified and conform to current European and American legislation (EU90/128 and FDA regulations), governing the use of plastics in Direct Contact with food.

Other Detectamet products in this range include: Colour Coded Shovels, Paddles, Forks, Hand Scoops, Scrapers and Stirrers, Pens, Buckets etc.

The "Detectamet" Cup has been specifically developed for the food/pharmaceutical processing industries etc and adds a new dimension to the claims of using "all due diligence" .

The "Detectamet" Cup has been produced from a specially formulated material based on high impact food contact approved polypropylene. This material has the ability to be detected and rejected by typical metal detection machines used in the food processing industry.

Typical benefits associated with the "Detectamet" Cup are:
- Food contact certificates held
- Even the smallest of Particles are detectable and rejectable
- X-ray visible
- Prevents damage to delicate and expensive equipment
- Cost effective against other materials
- Tough and durable
- Easy to clean
- Virtually unbreakable
- Will work in temperature environments of between -30 degrees C to +80 degrees C

We can also investigate special products/applications for customers.

Please see for more information or contact: E-Components & Chains Limited Tel: 0044 (0) 1759 304200 Fax: 0044 (0) 1759 305236 Email:

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