Zero Medical is a Division of Zero Appliances, a South African based Company which manufactures WHO PQS pre-qualified vaccine fridges, vaccine carriers and other cold chain as well as temperature monitoring devices.

Where Implemented 

Zero Appliances was founded over 60 years ago and have produced over 2 million appliances for both the local and international market. Apart from a 30,000m2 manufacturing plant in Chloorkop, Kempton Park, Zero Medical also has distribution depots in Durban, East London and Cape Town.

Contribution to eHealth in SA

Zero Medical is the only WHO approved vaccine fridge manufacturer in the Southern Hemisphere. Equipped with the world-renowned Sure Chill ® integrated ice bank technology for longer holdover, their vaccine fridges are ideal for rural clinics and other healthcare facilities that have unreliable and erratic power supply. Zero Medical’s vaccine fridges ensure the vaccines are kept safely between 2-8 degrees for up to 17 days in a 43 degree ambient. Their vaccine fridges are available in AC (electric mains) and DC (direct solar- no batteries required).

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