Improved stability for long term humidity measurements

Mar 30th 2010
Press Releases

Demanding and tightly regulated environments in life science industries and laboratories require accurate and reliable humidity and temperature measurements. Processing, packaging, and storing of products in pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries need stable environmental conditions to ensure productivity and high quality.

Vaisala's new high performing humidity and temperature probe, Vaisala HUMICAP ® HMP110, is ideal for these environments as it offers improved measurement stability for for long periods of time.

Vaisala HUMICAP® Humidity and Temperature Probe HMP110 is small and compact, easy to install, maintain and change. The high performance, chemical tolerance and stability are based on Vaisala's renowned HUMICAP sensor technology. The probe covers the full humidity range in temperatures from -40 to + 80 °C. Each individually adjusted probe comes with a calibration certificate traceable to NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology).

HMP110 complements Vaisala's wide offering of high-performing instruments for incubators and stability chambers.

Probe replacement service
In addition to the standard calibration services, Vaisala offers a new type of replacement service for the HMP110. When needed, customers can order a new calibrated probe from Vaisala and exchange their old probe to the new one, shipped from Vaisala's service centers in Finland, USA, Japan and China.

Vaisala's Cleanrooms and Chambers market segment serves customers in versatile industries to increase operational efficiency and productivity. Customers operate in critical environments such as cleanrooms, laboratories, incubators, environmental test chambers and warehouses.

Vaisala is a global leader in environmental and industrial measurement. Building on more than 70 years of experience, Vaisala contributes to a better quality of life by providing a comprehensive range of innovative observation and measurement products and services for meteorology, weather critical operations and controlled environments. Headquartered in Finland, Vaisala employs over 1400 professionals worldwide and is listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. www.vaisala.com

For more information:
Jan Grönblad, Market Manager, Cleanrooms and Chambers, tel. +358 40 7683 826
Liisa Ahtiluoto, Communications Manager, tel. +358 40 730 7695