Case Studies 17/03/2021

Case Study Vaccination Center

BINDER freezers used to cool mRNA vaccines at vaccination centers


  • Cooling mRNA vaccines at district vaccination centers in Germany
  • The various vaccine doses are removed as and when required/stored in the freezer until needed.


Customer requirements:

  • Constant, permanent temperatures of -80 °C
  • Door lock for secure storage
  • Simple operation for laboratory workers wearing protective equipment
  • Space-saving in laboratory environments and quiet running
  • Absolute reliability
  • Low power consumption


BINDER solutions in the form of ultra low temperature freezers:

  • Range of temperature controller: -90 °C to -40 °C
  • Lowest energy consumption in its class
  • Powerful cascade compressor cooling unit
  • Environmentally friendly refrigerants R-290 and R-170
  • Efficient thermal insulation with vacuum insulating panels
  • Innovative door gasket concept reduces buildup of ice
  • Ergonomic door handle
  • Rust-proof interior made completely of stainless steel
  • Detachable inner doors made of stainless steel

So far, we have had nothing but positive experiences of using BINDER ultra low temperature freezers. The mRNA  vaccines can be stored there safely at a stable temperature of -80 °C.

Rainer Gojowcyk

a doctor at a district vaccination center in Germany