Release Date: 18 January 2010
Release ID: 4484
Thermally insulated boxes and actively powered shipping containers can keep temperature sensitive blood and medical supplies safe for use for days
Dayton, Ohio USA, January 18, 2010: AcuTemp Thermal Systems, www.acutemp.com, a manufacturer of active and passive containers for transporting temperature sensitive pharmaceutical and bio-medical products; and CSafe, LLC, www.csafellc.com, a provider of active container solutions for the temperature sensitive airfreight market, are offering relief agencies their temperature controlled containers for use in shipping and storing blood, vaccines and other critical temperature sensitive medical supplies for the Haitian relief effort.
“We are deeply saddened by the tragic earthquake in Haiti,” stated Brian Kohr, President of AcuTemp Thermal Systems. “Because of the desperate need, we are offering our solutions to relief agencies that are administering medical aid to the victims. We know the importance of keeping life-saving blood, medicines and other medical supplies at the right temperature to ensure they are usable, so offering our products for this cause is the best way for us to help the victims of this disaster that are suffering so greatly.”
Products available to relief agencies from AcuTemp include passive insulated shipping boxes and active mobile containers, such as the company’s AX56L mobile refrigerator/freezer and the AX2100LG refrigerated pallet sized container, which are powered by either AC or battery.
CSafe, LLC, provider of the AcuTemp RKN refrigerated air cargo container, is making their state-of-the-art battery or AC-powered refrigerated unit available to relief agencies and their transport partners. The unit is ideal for transporting or storing large quantities of temperature-controlled medical supplies that are critical in the life-saving rescue effort.
For more information, relief agencies can contact AcuTemp Thermal Systems at 937.312.0114.
About AcuTemp Thermal Systems
AcuTemp Thermal Systems designs and manufactures reliable thermal management products used to maintain valuable temperature-sensitive payloads at The Right Temperature® during transit. Offerings range from small passive shipping boxes to large active shipping containers equipped with sophisticated data-logging capabilities. The company also offers advanced thermal testing and package validation services in its ISTA-certified testing laboratory. AcuTemp products are marketed directly and through a global network of distributors to businesses with temperature sensitive requirements in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, public health, defense and transportation/logistics markets. For more information, visit www.acutemp.com..
About CSafe, LLC
CSafe, LLC provides technology solutions for the temperature-sensitive air freight market. Its flagship product, the AcuTemp RKN, is the first and only active unit of its kind with both FAA and EASA approvals. CSafe has a worldwide network of logistics partners to address the stringent requirements of the temperature sensitive air cargo market. Headquartered near Dayton, Ohio, CSafe, LLC is a joint venture between AmSafe, Inc. and AcuTemp Thermal Systems, with locations in Washington State and Ohio and service center partners worldwide. For more information, visit www.csafellc.com
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