Japan gets help with temperature-controlled medical transport

Dayton, Ohio, US: American manufacturers of temperature-controlled medical products have offered help to Japanese relief agencies.

Dayton-based companies AcuTemp Thermal Systems, a manufacturer of containers for transporting temperature-sensitive medical products, and CSafe, which provides container solutions for the temperature-sensitive airfreight market, will provide free use of their temperature controlled containers for shipping and storing blood, vaccines and other medical supplies.

AcuTemp can provide passive insulated shipping boxes and active mobile containers, such as the company’s mobile refrigerator or freezer that can be powered by either AC or battery. CSafe is providing battery- or AC-powered refrigerated units.

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