Refrigerators and Freezers

The refrigerator in a laboratory is one of the most important pieces of equipment. Its function consists of maintaining, in a controlled environment (refrigerated space), various fluids and substances, so that they are kept in good condition the lower the temperature, the less chemical and biological activity. To achieve this it is required that the interior temperature of the refrigerator is lower than the ambient temperature.

Things to consider when purchasing a refrigerator or freezer include size, where it will be installed, the number of racks you need, the type of door, which way the door opens, and the type of alarm. notice you need. VWR has a variety of refrigerators and freezers offering various temperatures and capacities, and which are compatible with consumables from all of our major suppliers and from our own VWR Collection range.

Types of Refrigerators and Freezers a Laboratory may need

Combined Frezeer

  • To securely preserve/manage the valuable samples, in addition to a standard-feature door lock, a hole in the latch allows a padlock to be attached.
  • Security functions that help protect valuable samples with a temperature control capability that inhibits the change in temperature inside the chamber, and an alarm/security function that prevents errors, the unit maintains the quality of the preserved samples. Temperature recorder (optional)
  • Front-mounted display/control panel located at convenient height for easy access
  • Insulated door with gasket for sample protection and uniformity

Ultra Freezer

  • Microprocessor-controlled system designed for controlled rage of -40ºC to -86ºC for cabinet space with 1ºC increment.
  • Settable high temperature and low temperature alarms.
  • Automatic clean-filter alarm and sensor error alert.
  • Adjustable storage shelf height.
  • Optional temperature recorder. storage racks and storage box
  • Installation and Application
  • Wide rage operating voltage system from 187V to 242V designed to allow units installed in areas with poor voltage condition.
  • Suitable for 10ºC to 32ºCambient temperature

In Kalstein you can find the ideal Refrigerators and Freezers for your Laboratory

A Laboratory Refrigerator is a device that allows the effective preservation of all types of substances refrigerated in it, whether liquid, solid or homogeneous. This is why it is considered essential equipment within the Laboratory. 


‘-60C Biomedical Ultra Low Temperature Chest Freezer YR05315

Microprocessor control, adjustable temperature range: -25CºC to -60ºC can adjust the tempeture you need conveniently ...


316L 2-8C Upright Medical Grade Refrigerator Pharmaceutical YR05288

YR05288 316L 2~8 C Upright Refrigerator, Pharmacy Refrigerator Medical Refrigerator for Plasma, Drugs, Vaccine etc....


‘-86℃ Digital display Ultra low temperature upright freezer for Lab/Hospital

ULT freezer is specially designed and manufactured for long term storage of various biological products, including ...


368L Free Standing Deep Freezer Sprayed Steel Store Plasma Pharmacy YR05320

This products designed to Top refrigerator and bottom freezer, two different cooling temperature to store vaccines...


Our Top-selling Lab Refrigerator

-86ºC ULT freezer is specially designed and manufactured for long term storage of various biological products, including viruses, germs, erythrocytes, leucocyte and cutis. Applications can be found in blood banks, hospitals, edipemic prevention service, and research institutes, laboratories in electronic and chemical plants, biological engineering institutes and marine fishery companies.

  • Dual system means extra insurance for temperature. Each independent refrigeration system can maintain -80°C separately.
  • Two independent refrigeration systems are designed to ensure optimal reliability, longevity and efficiency. Depending on the load demands and ambient conditions, one or both refrigeration systems will operate on demand, ensuring the samples are fully protected under the worst possible condition..

Catalog of models of Refrigerators and Freezers on offer


Guides to become an expert in Refrigerators and Freezers

Refrigerators and freezers are essential products in a laboratory, we provide guides and recommendations for better use, so you can work as an expert.

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Refrigerators and Freezers – Vaccine Storage Units

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What is the importance of the Lab Refrigerator?

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What applications do refrigerators have in the healthcare sector?

The refrigerator is an equipment whose function is to maintain, in a controlled environment (refrigerated space), various fluids and substances, so that they are kept in good condition. The lower the temperature, the less chemical and biological activity...

Videos of Refrigerators and Freezers in Operation

In this section you can find our refrigerators and freezers in operation, packed, receiving service, etc.

Process of using Refrigerators and Freezers

You need the right lab refrigerator and freezer to store rescue supplies in your lab. Refrigerators and freezers are used to cool and maintain samples, plasma and blood products, vaccines, and other medical and pharmaceutical supplies. Unlike those used for domestic purposes, for example. At home or restaurant, freezers and refrigerators must be reliable and hygienic.

In some areas, such as the medical and pharmaceutical sector, it is important to document the validation temperature and it is necessary to have a data recording sensor to collect the data.

Frequently asked questions about Refrigerators and Freezers from our customers

To know the price of refrigerators and freezers we invite you to send us an email with your request through the contact form.

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- Delivery Time (Maritime): 45-60 days.


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- Delivery Time (Maritime): 60-90 days.


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