A simple guide to weight control

10 things you need to know about the Average Quantity Law

This guide is meant to bring a simple understanding of the Average Quantity Law, as laid out in the Weight and Measures Regulations and in the WELMEC guides for legal metrology, to you and your manufacturing business. You will become aware of the rules, potential pitfalls, and ways to make the most of the legislation.

By reading this eBook, you will learn about:

– The 3 key rules and what happens if you break them
– Why Minimum quantity causes overfill
– How to achieve minimal ‘giveaway’
– Checkweighing vs. statistical weighing
– Choosing the most appropriate tare measurement
– Measuring container bottles
– Measuring liquids by weighing
– The risk of overfill when bottling alcohol


It's actually quite simple...

…when you have the right tools, and know how to use them. That’s what we are here for! Start by reading the guide to learn more about our approach. If you then need further guidance and support, we are ready to hop on a call.

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