Germfree’s BVBI Series is engineered to enhance both the performance of the cabinet as well as the overall airflow efficiency of the cleanroom. The air-return is positioned near the bottom of the unit. Germfree’s units are engineered to meet or exceed all advanced specifications for ISO 5 (Formerly Class 100) Laminar Flow Cabinets. These include: ISO 14644-1, US Federal Standard 209E and IES Recommended Practices.
Germfree manufactures Laminar Flow Hoods for a range of biopharmaceutical applications. Our BVBI series of all-welded stainless steel, vertical clean air benches provide a high degree of localized control for critical aseptic processes and the handling of sterile products. HEPA-filtered air continuously bathes the work deck removing organisms and particulates 0.3 micron in size with an efficiency of 99.99%. This ensures a smooth and uninterrupted flow of optimal ‘First Air’ to the process area. They are widely used in cGMP-compliant production areas. Germfree’s BVBI Series of Laminar Flow Hoods are an effective platform for preparing non-hazardous Compounded Sterile Preparations (CSPs).
Overall Dimensions: BVBI-3SSRX: 36 ⅛” wide ・ 38″ deep ・ 76 ¼” high (air duct is removable to reduce depth to 35 ⅛″) BVBI-4SSRX: 49 ¼” wide ・ 38″ deep ・ 76 ¼” high BVBI-6SSRX: 73″ wide ・ 38″ deep ・ 76 ¼” high BVBI-8SSRX: 96 ⅞” wide ・ 38″ deep ・ 76 ¼” high
Work Area Dimensions: BVBI-3SSRX: 33 ⅛” wide ・ 28 ½” deep ・ 30 ¾” high BVBI-4SSRX: 45 ¼” wide ・ 28 ½” deep ・ 30 ¾” high BVBI-6SSRX: 69 ¼” wide ・ 28 ½” deep ・ 30 ¾” high BVBI-8SSRX: 93 ⅛” wide ・ 28 ½” deep ・ 30 ¾” high
All stainless steel welded construction
16 gauge stainless steel work deck is 36″ from the floor and reinforced to support 300+ pounds
Frame is 1 ½” square stainless steel tubing with legs that terminate with heavy-duty, cleanroom-grade locking casters
Side panels are stainless steel framed ¼” acrylic
High capacity motor/blower system with speed control to extend the life of the HEPA filter
Cleanroom-compatible pre-filter increases the life of the front loading HEPA filter while reducing particulates inside the cleanroom
Filter screen panel is removable for easy cleaning Front mounted, external fluorescent lighting
6″ demarcation line marked inside work area
Stainless steel, adjustable I.V. bar with hooks
Separate lighted power ON/OFF indicator switches for blower and lighting
Electrical is 115 Volt, 60 Hz (220/50-60 Hz also available)
Ten foot power cord with molded grounded plug
A well-designed ISO Class 5 Laminar Flow Hood contributes to the operations of a cleanroom in relation to required Air Changes Per Hour (ACPH). The BVBI provides an additional advantage by drawing in air located toward the floor. B
y filtering the room air with the highest potential particle count; the BVBI can augment overall cleanroom efficiency. The low position of the bottom air-intake ensures that return air is not pulled from the fan-filter ceiling modules. This facilitates the smooth downward flow of HEPA-filtered air for other operations conducted near the hood.
Accessories: BVBI Laminar Flow Hood
Drawers Under Workdeck can be Mounted on Right, Left or Both Sides
Programmable Electrical Stand Height Adjustment
Stainless Steel Table - Custom sizes built to your specifications
Duplex Electrical Outlet Installed In Work Area
Stopcock for Air, Gas or Vacuum
8" Deep Perforated Shelf
Sealed Data Port - Passage of 4 cables possible with individual adjustable diameters between 0.16"- 01/27"
Airflow Patterns for BVBI Laminar Flow Hoods
Laminar Flow Hood Diagrams
Pleasecontact usfor the diagrams of the specific model you are interested in.
Creating Environments that Serve Life Science Innovation and Advance Global Health
The BVBI is Germfree’s advanced line of Vertical Laminar Flow Hoods. These USP 797 compliant units provide a high degree of localized control for critical processes and the handling of sterile products in an aseptic environment
All laminar flow and compounding equipment manufactured by Germfree is constructed with 100% stainless steel