MICROBIOLOGICAL SAFETY CABINET (MSC) TESTING
Fact: 9,657 microbiological safety cabinets serviced and commissioned and counting
Microbiological Safety Cabinets (MSC), also called Biological Safety Cabinets (BSC) are laboratory ventilated enclosures most commonly used in biotechnology, pharmaceutical and clinical laboratory processes. There are three main classes of MSC: Class 1; Class 2; and Class 3.
The COSHH Regulations, in relation to local exhaust ventilation require thorough examination and testing as part of routing maintenance at intervals not exceeding 14 months. For MSCs used for work at Containment Level 1 (CL1) annually; CL2 six monthly advisory; and CL3 six monthly mandatory.
Our microbiological safety cabinet testing service includes:
Inspect pre filters
Check cabinet functions
Check cabinet electrical components
Check cabinet condition
HEPA filter leak test (DOP)
Check air velocities
Issue test certification
Operator protection test [KI discuss – usually yearly]
Product protection test
Light level test
Sound level test
Our collaborative and proactive approach drives efficiency, cost savings and offers our clients peace of mind. We are committed to continuous improvement, through innovation and investment in our personnel, methodologies and equipment.
We offer extremely competitive rates and daytime, evenings or weekends to offer minimal disturbance to our customers.
> Design Reviews
> Turnkey Projects
> Clerks of Works
> Ventilation Testing
> Ventilation Maintenance
> Cleaning of Ventilation Systems
> Ventilation Issues and Remedials
Monday – Friday 08:00 – 17:00
RJ Urmson Commissioning Engineers Ltd
Kellett Street Works
T: 01257 262 683
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