Biosafety Cabinet functions as both Type A2 and B2.

Press Release Summary:

Featuring Omni-Flex design, Purifier® Axiom™ can function as Type A2, which recirculates air back into laboratory when not working with chemical hazards, or as Type B2, which is ducted to outside for hazardous vapors. Biosafety cabinet includes convertible sash that is programmable for either 8 or 10 in. sash opening height. Providing self-guided menu with programmable, intuitive, instructive alarm conditions, MyLogic OS delivers at-a-glance status updates on color display.

Original Press Release:

Purifier® Axiom(TM) Class II, Type C1 Biosafety Cabinet is the First to Function as Both Type A2 and B2.

Labconco Corporation introduces an entirely new type of biosafety cabinet that can function as a Type A2, which recirculates air back into the laboratory, and as a Type B2 which is ducted to the outside. The new Purifier® Axiom™ bridges the gap between Type A and Type B by offering an Omni-Flex design allowing the cabinet to be installed in a Type A mode when not working with chemical hazards or in a ducted Type B mode when the application changes for using hazardous vapors. If your application changes, just connect or disconnect the Axiom from the exhaust.

Features include a convertible sash programmable for either an 8- or 10-inch sash opening height. Ready-Task™ simplifies user training and operational safety by designating cabinet use areas for specific safety requirements and applications. Chem-Zone™ takes the guess work out of where to work safely with chemicals with dedicated exhaust. MyLogic OS is a self-guided menu with programmable, intuitive, instructive alarm conditions, and at-a-glance status updates on a color display. applications. The Inclination™ Technology suite delivers total comfort.

The Axiom features dual ECM blowers to maintain safety for the operator and materials in the work zone — even should the building exhaust fails. The Constant Airflow Profile (CAP) maintains accurate and precise airflow.

For more information on the Purifier Axiom Biosafety Cabinet, call Labconco Corporation at 800-821-5525 or visit

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