The advanced, Made in India, medical refrigeration solutions will safeguard sensitive covid vaccines at the right temperature
Godrej & Boyce, India-based flagship company of the Godrej Group, with a turnover of $1.5 billion has been partnering the world’s largest vaccination drive in India and other parts of the world. The advanced, Made in India, medical refrigeration solutions will safeguard sensitive vaccines at just the right temperature. It has now launched state-of-the-art ultra-low temperature freezers (ULTF) which can preserve life-saving medical supplies including mRNA-based vaccines, below -80°C, thus boosting the global medical cold chain in the anti-covid drive.
The freezers are built for reliability, ensuring continuous operations with CO2/NO2 backup systems. Godrej’s expertise in electronics enables it to build robust systems for varying power conditions. The brand offers WHO PQS pre-certified vaccine refrigerators (2-8°C), blood bank refrigerators and deep freezers (-20°C), ULTFs (below -80°C) and will soon be introducing mobile and passive cold chain solutions for last-mile distribution.
Jamshyd Godrej, Chairman and MD, Godrej & Boyce Manufacturing Company shared, “Today, nations across the globe are facing challenges in running effective covid-19 vaccination programmes, due to inadequate cold chain equipment. With Godrej’s decades of expertise in refrigeration technology, the brand offers a range of Made in India for the world, advanced cold storage solutions for vaccines and life-saving supplies that can help governments across the world in their fight against COVID-19.”
Kamal Nandi, Business Head and EVP, Godrej Appliances added,” The newly introduced Godrej ultra-low-temperature freezers have a wide range of critical applications like mRNA-based vaccine storage, blood banks, organ storage, pharma cold chain, testing laboratories, animal husbandry, food cold chain, etc.”