Average Weight Equipment
EC Average Weight Scales
Packers who Pre-packaged scales working to average weight regulations must comply with the 2006 average weight regulations. As you are taking responsibility for ensuring what is in the packet is what the declared weight is, either weigh all items across a verified scale with suitable accuracy, or record sample statistics of the batch.
The local trading standards are responsible that your process and sampling methods you are using is sufficiently accurate for your process to be tested, this must take into account variables in processes (standard deviation), tare variables,density etc.
Special Weighing Equipment is available for making up of packages, or for checking them after making up, and complies with 2006 average weight regulations and 2016 weights and measures legislation