METTLER TOLEDO has developed a library of knowledge and expertise resources to answer these fundamental questions:

  1. What is calibration and why should I calibrate?
  2. What are the benefits of balance calibration?
  3. How often do I have to calibrate my balance
    and what are the risks of not calibrating?
  4. Which tolerances apply to balance calibration?
  5. Is there a difference between calibration and adjustment?
  6. My scales are legal for trade, do I still need to calibrate?
  7. Why is measurement uncertainty so important?
  8. How do I ensure accurate weighing results?
  9. Why is it a risk to use non-calibrated Instruments?
  10. Why is METTLER TOLEDO – The Right Calibration Partner?
  11. What is the correct way to handle test weights?
  12. Is routine testing needed between calibration intervals?

Behind each question, you will find a selection of white papers, guides and webinars relating to the calibration of your weighing equipment.

For more information visit:  email: or call 0116 234 5043.


METTLER TOLEDO is the leading supplier of quality weighing and measuring solutions. The organisation is the world’s largest manufacturer of weighing technologies for use in laboratory, industrial and food retailing environments.  METTLER TOLEDO also holds key market positions for various analytical instruments and is a principal provider of automated chemistry systems, used in the discovery and development of new drugs and chemical compounds. In addition, METTLER TOLEDO is also the world’s largest manufacturer of metal detection and X-ray product inspection technologies, for use in the production and packaging sectors. The business maintains a premier position in many in many in-line process monitoring applications.

From its headquarters in Leicester, METTLER TOLEDO offers product, technical and application expertise as well as comprehensive service, support and calibration capabilities.