Protection from the Virus and Safety Testing
Many companies are working around the clock to produce the protective equipment and sanitizers needed to meet the unprecedented demands. We are also providing the testing solutions needed to help ensure these products meet the protection and safety requirements.
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Protective Equipment Testing Products
In the midst of the COVID-19 outbreak, key hygiene supplies are in such high demand, that there are critical supply shortfalls. One of the most important of these is alcohol-based hand sanitizer. From super-simple screening to deeper analysis, our hand sanitizer testing solutions keep your product safe and effective against the virus.
Streamline surface testing of SARS-Cov-2 with an automated workflow using PerkinElmer's SARS-CoV-2 Nucleic Acid Detection Kit for detection of SARS-CoV-2 on environmental surfaces.
The DirectDetect™ SARS-CoV-2 Real-time RT-PCR kit for Surfaces features the ability to move directly from the sample to PCR using a simplified workflow for detection of SARS-CoV-2 on environmental surfaces.
With many industries mobilizing to produce hand sanitizer for the first time, or perhaps repurposing their production line, suppliers need quality control processes to ensure that the hand sanitizers produced are effective and safe. The PerkinElmer Hand Sanitizer Analyzer quickly and easily determines if the composition of the product meets your requirements. In this webcast you will learn how you can use FTIR technology to quickly determine if the product meets the requirement through a pass/fail information and maximize productivity with simple and rapid workflow driven verification.
WALTHAM, Mass. – August 17, 2020 – PerkinElmer, Inc., a global leader committed to innovating for a healthier world, today announced that its Hand Sanitizer Analyzer instrument can be used to test for the presence of methanol in alcohol-based hand sanitizer products with pass/fail results delivered in 30 seconds or less. Recent warnings and recalls from the FDA indicate that methanol can be toxic to consumers if absorbed through the skin and life threatening if ingested.Read More
Most recently, an important piece of personal protective equipment (PPE) is in high demand: the face mask. A variety of face masks have been introduced to the public, and depending on their designated purpose and the country sold to, various quality and safety criteria must be met.Read More