5 simple steps to improving your Cold Storage Practices
- Maintain inventory
- Maintain door seals
- Chill up to -70C
- Assign a Cold Storage Coordinator
- Defrost to remove ice buildup and clean the coils of dust around the outside of the freezer. Tips for defrosting - https://www.freezerchallenge.org/blog
Chill Up: Evidence supporting the safety and benefits of freezing at higher temperatures.
Energy Star ULT Freezers: Freezer recommendations and supporting literature.
Freezer Challenge IAP presentation 2017 - good information to help researchers take cold storage improvements into their own hands!