Ultra Cold Storage Freezer | RoSS.FRDG

RoSS.FRDG is an upright ultra-cold storage freezer for frozen drug substances in different sizes. The fridge for laboratories keeps the desired set point temperature down to -75°C. 

Our ultra-cold freezer is compatible with RoSS Shells to protect your bioprocess containers. It offers highest storage density, is fully movable and can be modularly adapted to your individual needs.

Ultra-cold storage RoSS.FRDG

Advantages of the high density ultra cold freezer

  • Great relief for ultra cold room storage capacities due to its high storage density and stackability of RoSS shells
  • Seamless transitions between deep-freezing (RoSS.pFTU) and shipping (RoSS.SHIP) or thawing in an end-to-end process
  • High degree of flexibility in-plant due to its portable use
  • strong helping hand in-plant to prevent staff from carrying heavy loads manually
  • Another way out from incompatibilities of technologies due to its tailored design

Facts on the ultra cold storage RoSS.FRDG

  • Insulated container for long-term cooling of drug substances in RoSS Shells
  • Upright Freezer Style
  • Ultra-cold Freezer: Holds desired temperature down to -75°C
  • Ease of use for loading: place loaded Trolleys or Racks as a whole inside
  • Fully modular: customized shelving systems
  • GMP compliant alarm management
  • Temperature monitoring
  • Flexible storage location
  • Compatibility to RoSS single-use technologies
  • Contains up to 300L of drug substance
  • Powered by natural gases
  • Choose between water- or air-cooled system
Ultra cold storage freezer - RoSS.FRIG high density

As a modular and efficient Ultra Low Temperature (ULT) freezer, it is the perfect solution for all requirements. It outperforms both, conventional upright laboratory freezers and walk-in freezers and cold rooms thanks to its advantages for all biomanufacturing companies; full temperature control thanks to reliable air temperature conformity and a highly modular interior that can be equipped with shelving systems to store all available single-use bags and bottles.

Simply place pallets into RoSS.FRDG - without changing the regulation-intensive infrastructures. Thus RoSS.FRDG enables modular and easy-to-install cold room storage capacity that smartly fills a gap for the biopharmaceutical industry between small-scale low storage density lab freezers and large but expensive and fixed walk-in freezers.

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Advantages of RoSS.FRDG to other solutions in the industry

 

Conventional Lab Freezer

RoSS.FRDG Ultra Cold Storage

Walk-in Freezer & Cold Room

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Temperature Control

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Reliable Air Temp Uniformity of 1.5°C and wide-ranging setpoints with RoSS.FRDG

Storage Density

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Pallets, racks and other packagings in shelves to be stored efficiently

Modularity

Customized shelving systems for sizes of primary packagings

Cost effectiveness

Simple installation and maintenance of RoSS.FRDG without change of infrastructure 

Back-up plan

Digital alarming management and long holding of temperature in case of failure

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Rentschler Biopharma SE

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The ultra cold storage freezer RoSS.FRDG is designed to meet the requirements of a fridge for labs: the laboratory fridge allows highest temperature stability down to -80°C, and is compatible with RoSS Shells to provide maximum protection for single-use bags.

In addition to its high flexibility, this lab fridge comes with great storage space, easy access and is stackable; also, RoSS.FRDG is scalable and therefore suitable to deliver enough space both as a fridge for labs and in bulk production and storage of biopharmaceuticals.

Manual defrost is not necessary to keep the freezer storage within the RoSS.FRDG frost-free, and with the temperature alarm, stainless steel surfaces, adjustable temperature down to -80° C and precise temperature control, this device delivers freezer space that is ready to meet both lab requirements and international regulations.


 

Fridge for labs meets all requirements

The ultra cold storage freezer RoSS.FRDG is designed to meet the requirements of a fridge for labs: the laboratory fridge allows highest temperature stability down to -75°C, and is compatible with RoSS Shells to provide maximum protection for single-use bags.

In addition to its high flexibility, this lab fridge comes with great storage space, easy access and is stackable; also, RoSS.FRDG is scalable and therefore suitable to deliver enough space both as a fridge for labs and in bulk production and storage of biopharmaceuticals.

Manual defrost is not necessary to keep the freezer storage within the RoSS.FRDG frost-free, and with the temperature alarm, stainless steel surfaces, adjustable temperature down to -75° C and precise temperature control, this device delivers freezer space that is ready to meet both lab requirements and international regulations.


 

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Integrate into your cold chain process

As part of the Freeze & Thaw platform by Single Use Support, RoSS.FRDG is a device ready to be integrated in highly delicate cold chains. This platform allows seamless transitions from the unfrozen to the frozen and back to the unfrozen state of biologics: Together with the RoSS.pFTU – a powerful freeze/thaw unit that comes in different sizes –, it enriches Single Use Support’s Portfolio of professional end-to-end solutions.

In order to provide even more efficiency, safety and user-friendliness within the freeze/thaw process, Single Use Support additionally provides various consumables, such as RoSS Shell. The product is designed to protect single-use bioprocess containers during storage and transport and is compatible with the Freeze & Thaw platfrom RoSS.pFTU.

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Whitepaper: RoSS.FRDG Cold Chain at Ultra-Low Temperatures

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FAQ about ultra cold storage

What are ultra cold freezers?

Ultra cold freezers, also known as ultra low temperature freezers or ULTs, are refrigerated that are designed to achieve temperatures as low as -40 to -86° C. They represent a significant component in the supply chain of various products, including most innovative biologics.

What is the difference between a lab freezer and a fridge for lab?

Both the lab freezer and the fridge for labs work with extremely low temperatures. But while lab freezers are devices that are made to cool down specific goods to these low temperatures, fridges for labs are designed for the storage of the frozen goods in the appropriate temperature range.

Single Use Support has created both the freeze/thaw platform RoSS.pFTU (with high-performance plate freezers in different sizes) and the RoSS.FRDG, which is a specialized freezer for labs that is scalable, stackable, comes with high storage density and great temperature stability.

Who uses the ultra cold freezer RoSS.FRDG?

The ultra cold freezer RoSS.FRDG is used all along the biopharma industry, from laboratories to transport experts and in biopharma companies. Since it offers high storage density and is easily stackable, it is extremely flexible in use and can be integrated in processes from lab to bulk scale.

What is the difference between a household freezer and an ultra cold temperature freezer?

In contrast to the usual household chest freezers or upright freezers with wire baskets that can be found at various retailers including Amazon next to whirlpools and other rather ordinary household products, ultra cold temperature freezers are highly specialized devices far more powerful than fridge-freezers or the extra-freezer on casters. They can reach temperatures that household devices – even the bestselling, best chest freezers – cannot achieve with cold air from an ordinary compressor.

Although ULT freezers might share some typical functions with small chest freezers (like a power-on indicator light that helps to become aware of power outage), ultra low temperature freezers need not only to provide lower, but also more stable temperatures than a compact chest freezer, since it contains far more delicate substances.

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