Vaccine Cold Chain

Solutions for your Vaccine Cold Chain

The upcoming covid-19 coronavirus vaccine cold chain is complicated with temperature challenges from start to end. Use Traceable ®, TraceableLIVE ®, Cole-Parmer ® and PolarSafe ® products during storage and transport to keep your vaccines safe and safety compliant ensure your vaccine reaches the end user uncompromised. From refrigerators, dewars, shipping containers to temperature data loggers, we have the products you need to safely store and transport your COVID-19 vaccines.

 

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TEMPERATURE MONITORING

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STORAGE

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TRANSPORTATION

TEMPERATURE MONITORING

To manage an effective vaccine Cold Chain and be compliant, you must monitor the temperature while the vaccine is in storage and transit (and log the results for future review). This ensures your vaccine efficacy has not been compromised. Cloud-based technology allows you to manage this from a distance for added confidence.


EFFECTIVE COLD HAIN MANAGEMENT THROUGH TEMPERATURE MONITORING

6 WAYS TO ENSURE COMPLIANCE WITH VACCINE TEMPERATURE MONITORING

Excursion-Trac Dataloggers

Excursion-Trac Data Loggers

Traceable® USB data logging thermometers for refrigerator / freezers, stores up to 10 unique alarm events; range -50°C to 70°C

Masterflex Digital Drive Open Head Sensor Easy-Load Pump Head Ethernet/IP

Ultra-Low-Temp Excursion-Trac Data Loggers

Traceable® USB data logging thermometer for ULT freezer uses a Pt RTD stainless steel probe; range -90°C to 105°C

Traceable® Wifi Datalogger

Traceable® Wifi Data Logger

Connects to Wi-Fi and provides continuous data transmission to the TraceableLIVE® cloud-based interface for remote notifications; range –50°C to 60°C

Traceable® Data Logging Ethernet Thermometers Compatible with TraceableLIVE® Cloud Service

Traceable® Ethernet Data Logger

View current temperature conditions anywhere—cloud-based TraceableLIVE® interface sends email, text, and push notifications; range –50°C to 60°C

Traceable Ultra-Low Temperature Wi-Fi Data Logger with TraceableLIVE® Cloud Service

Ultra-Low-Temp Wifi Data Logger

Maintain compliance with easily generated vaccine reports using TraceableLIVE® cloud-based interface range –90°C to 105°C

STORAGE

Although many vaccines at stored between +2°C and +8°C, there are also vaccines stored at -20°C and even newer vaccines that need to stored at ultra-low temperatures (-80°C). What is common in each situation is they have to reliably stay at the desired temperature and are organized for easy access and management - all the while ensuring the vaccine Cold Chain is not broken.


THE IMPORTANCE OF PROPER VACCINE STORAGE AND HANDLING

CDC VACCINE STORAGE AND HANDLING TOOLKIT

Cole-Parmer StableTemp 11.9 Cu Ft -86℃ Upright ULT Freezer

Ultra-Low Upright Freezers

Cole-Parmer StableTemp -86ºC Ultra-Low Temperature Chest Freezers

Ultra-Low Chest Freezers

Cole-Parmer StableTemp -86ºC Ultra-Low Temperature Chest Freezers

Upright Refrigerator

Cole-Parmer StableTemp Refrigerator

Compact Refrigerator

ScienTemp 40-9.4A Standard Low-Temperature Chest Freezer

Standard Low-Temperature Chest Freezer

The Pfizer/BioNTech vaccines are shipped in a packa-ging which does not fit into existing racks used. The packaging box contais 195 vaccine vials and has an odd size which does not fit most freezers internal dimension.

 

Racking Systems

 

The all new All New Racking System is a rack which can hold the boxes supplied by Pfizer/BioNTech directly in order to keep the handling as simple as possible and secondly to make a racking system suitable for the everyday use at the clinics. The Pfizer/BioNTech vaccines are supplied from the factory in a stack of 5 boxes each holding 195 vaccine vials. The stack of boxes which have a footprint of 232x232mm have an odd size for storing in ULT freezers. Handling these loosely wrapped and 10 kg heavy stacks safely, present a challenge. When handling the vaccine stacks in/out of a freezers, into the dryice shipping containers and back into a freezer there is a real risk of dropping the content on the floor. Requested by some of the central storage hubs we have developed two racks for safer handling of the vaccines

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Cole-Parmer StableTemp 11.9 Cu Ft -86℃ Upright ULT Freezer

 

Cole-Parmer StableTemp -86ºC Ultra-Low Temperature Chest Freezers

 

ScienTemp 40-9.4A Standard Low-Temperature Chest Freezer

 

TRANSPORTATION

In many applications, vaccine transportation will involve smaller amounts being moved short distances to secondary distributors, clinics, or simply to another building across the street because a refrigerator failed. This becomes a critical point to ensure the Cold Chain is not broken, and your vaccine is not compromised.

HOW TO SAFELY TRANSPORT VACINES

Cole-Parmer PolarSafe® Cooling Transport Boxes

PolarSafe® Cooling Boxes

Durable polypropylene-insulated walls offer improved insulation for better vaccine protection during transporations

Cole-Parmer PolarSafe® Cooling Transport Bags

PolarSafe® Cooling Bags

Insulated nylon bags provide an easy solution for transporting your samples

Traceable® Temperature and Temperature/Humidity Bluetooth® Data Loggers Compatible with TraceableGO™ App and TraceableLIVE® Cloud Service

Bluetooth® Enabled Data Logger

TraceableGO™ Data loggers record readings a minimum of every minute plus store up to 90 alarm events and can download data with free TraceableGO App

TraceableOne™ Single-Use USB Temperature Data Loggers

Single-Use Transport Data Loggers

TraceableOne™ USB Temperature Data Loggers can be used for monitoring and recording temperatures during vaccine shipments

 

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