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Through continuous research and development, BST release their XDETECT 2.0 detectable compound, available in 8 colours. BST continue modernising with their new brand style, colour scheme, brochure and website.


BST continues to grow from strength to strength, releasing a new online store, taking on more staff, growing the global distribution network and continually improving the range of detectable products on offer.


BST launch X-DETECT, the industries first dual detectable plastic compound featuring metal detectable, x-ray visible & anti-microbial properties.


BST upgrade to our modern premises at Robin Hood International Airport, Doncaster.


Brian S Teasdale retires and the company begins trading as BST Detectable Products under the management of Brian's son, John S Teasdale.


BST launches the original and best selling retractable Detectapen.


The company incorporates as BS Teasdale & Son LTD and relocates to Bentley Road, Doncaster.


BST Engineering Supplies launch the highly successful detectable stick pen.


John S Teasdale joins his father at BST Engineering Supplies as the business grows.


BST Engineering Supplies develop the concept of detectable products before developing the first detectable stick pen.


Brian S Teasdale, formerly a chief engineer at British bakeries, forms BST Engineering Supplies, supplying tools, accessories and belting to the food and pharmaceutical industries.

Introduction to BST Detectable Products

BST are one of the worlds leading suppliers of metal detectable and x-ray visible products, which are widely used in the food industry. Detectable products are primarily produced from modified food safe plastics and rubbers, designed to increase food safety by being visually, electromagneticaly and x-ray visible.

BST Detectable Products, Doncaster, Suppliers of Metal Detectable and X-Ray Visible Food Safe Products

First formed in 1985, BST was quick to establish itself as a leading supplier and innovator in the production of products, materials and equipment for the food and pharmaceutical industries.

To this day, BST prides itself on its international service and delivery capability, supporting many blue chip manufacturing companies with a wide portfolio of quality products.

The companies USP rests in its ability to not only supply the widest range of detectable products in the market, but according to John Teasdale, Managing Director, 'the value lies in our ability to leverage our experience and production capabilities to service customers with standard, proprietary and custom products that solve problems, improve processes and support claims of using all due diligence'.

BST Detectable Products, Modern Warehousing Facility

BST Detectable Products, Modern Warehousing Facility


  • Metal Detectable
  • X-Ray Visible
  • Antimicrobial
  • Shatter Resistant

Fast Delivery

Over 300 stocked products, with a 48 hour courier service

Easy Ordering

Manage your account & make purchase orders online. Instant credit decisions for UK companies

Global Reach

BST products are available in over 80 global regions.