Portable Glovebox PGB-III


Germfree’s PGB-III is the first field-deployable containment device that meets all of the requirements for a Class III Biological Safety Cabinet, as well as the standards for a Glovebox by the American Glovebox Society (AGS).
Portable Class III Biological Safety Cabinet system

This Class III Biosafety Cabinet (BSC) is lightweight and portable, making it highly suitable for a range of field applications. The unit is easily disassembled and can be transported as three compact pieces. The PGB-III with the standard HEPA filtration system weighs under 170 lbs.

The PGB-III, Class III Biological Safety Cabinet is constructed of all welded aluminum with a removable side airlock. The unit is powder coated with a Chemical Agent Resistant Coating (CARC) providing superior resistance to both decontamination agents as well as threats found in the field.

The interior dimensions of the PGB-III, Class III Biosafety Cabinet are: 30" x 20" x 21.25" (LxDxH). The Unit is transported in a heavy-duty carrying case, which also doubles as a stand while deployed.

The Portable Class III Biological Safety Cabinet with Advanced Filtration

Class III biological safety cabinet ready for transport

Class III Biosafety Cabinet ready for transport

The unit incorporates a single HEPA inlet with double HEPA exhaust, meeting Class III BSC requirements. A 10-foot flexible hose connects the PGB-III to the motor blower. The motor blower is outfitted with carrying handle and provides the proper operating negative pressure at 40-50 CFM of airflow.

Additional High Containment Filtration Option:
Germfree also offers a portable high containment filtration system as an option for the PGB-III. In addition to double HEPA exhaust, this system incorporates two ASZM-TEDA charcoal filters suitable for operation with both chemical and biological threats.