METTLER TOLEDO Launches the SmartCal Reference Substance

Greifensee, United Kingdom (PressExposure) April 18, 2012 -- SmartCal is a new quality control checkbased on a certified and traceable reference substance,whichverifies instrument performancewith a simple 10-minute moisture measurement.SmartCal fulfills the quality management system requirements of the food sector (BRC, IFS), the pharmaceutical industry (GMP, USP ) and also meetsISO9001.

A User-friendly, 10-minute test

The SmartCal test is easy to perform and requires only 10 minutes. Each single-use sachet contains8.5 g of the defined moisture content reference substance. The usersimply places the contents of the sachet in the moisture analyzer and pressesstart. A straightforward Pass/Fail notification confirms if the result is within the specified SmartCal control limits and the instrument is ready for use. SmartCal is the easier and simpler alternative to the traditional, tedious method for testing moisture analyzers that involves using a weight for balance calibration and performing temperature calibration with a thermometer.

Audit-ready documentation

Regular moisture analyzer monitoring with SmartCal ensures that instrument performanceis in accordance with specifications. Maintaining a control chart of test resultsprovides audit-ready documentationon instrument performance, avoidingany auditor issues. Certified SmartCal (cSmartCal) is supplied with a Certificate of Analysis issued by the independent German Federal Institute of Materials Research and Testing in Berlin. Instrument specifications, recommended test frequencies, testing SOPs and control limits are all included in the SmartCal package.

Caption:SmartCal-test your moisture analyzer in just 10 minutes

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Mettler-Toledo International Inc.
Im Langacher, Zip Code 8606
Greifensee, Switzerland
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Phone : +41-44-944 33 85
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METTLER TOLEDO is a leading global supplier of precision instruments and services. The company is the world's largest manufacturer and marketer of weighing instruments for use in laboratory, industrial and food retailing applications. METTLER TOLEDO also holds top-three market positions in several related analytical instruments and is a leading provider of automated chemistry systems used in drug and chemical compound discovery and development. In addition, the company is the world's largest manufacturer and marketer of metal detection and other end-of-line inspection systems used in production and packaging and holds a leading position in certain process analytics applications. Additional information about METTLER TOLEDO can be found at

About Mettler-Toledo International Inc.

METTLER TOLEDO specializes in the area of precision instruments for professional use. METTLER TOLEDO laboratory instruments are used in research, scientific, drug discovery, and quality control labs, amongst many others in the pharmaceutical, chemical, food and cosmetics industries. METTLER TOLEDO comprehensive industrial solutions cover the various steps in a host of manufacturing processes at many of the same customers that laboratory serves. Solutions range from receiving raw materials through various manufacturing processes, in-line process control and end-of-line packaging control, to logistics and shipping. Increasingly, these solutions are fully integrated into the customer's IT environment, helping automate their workflows. In food retail, our offering for fresh food management ranges from receiving and pre-packaging, to in-store solutions for self-service departments, deli counters, and checkout terminals.

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Press Release Submitted On: April 18, 2012 at 2:04 am
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