Biohazard Safety Cabinet Testing


Biohazard Safety Cabinets
BMS offers comprehensive testing, certification, repairs, decontamination and maintenance service of Biological Safety Cabinets.

All testing is provided with calibrated instrumentation in accordance with local SABS VC8041 and International NSF 49 and EN 12469 Standards.

BMS has the expertise to attend to most makes of  cabinets including Esco, Baker , Airvolution, Vivid Air, Sepsafe, Nuaire, Bush-Mac, Cytotoxic Cabinets and Chemotherapy Preparation Cabinets.

Our services are offered throughout South Africa and Africa.

  1. Class I Biological Safety Cabinets are designed to provide personnel and environmental protection.

  2. Class II Biological Safety Cabinets are designed to provide product, personnel and environmental protection.


Each cabinet is tested and certified to the appropriate standard and manufacturer’s specifications. The testing of each cabinet includes a custom report outlining the final results and test methods in detail.

Primary Test include Air flow Velocity Inflow and Downflow profile, Installed Hepa Filter Leakage Test, Air Flow Visualization Test. Site assessment testing done to verify Alarm and interlocks functioning correctly. Secondary Test include, Light intensity measurements, sound level measurements, non-viable particle counting.

Laminar Flow Cabinet Testing


Laminar Flow Cabinets
BMS offers comprehensive testing, certification, repairs and maintenance service of Laminar Flow/Unidirectional Flow Cabinets and Equipment.

All testing is provided with calibrated instrumentation in accordance with local SABS VC8041 and International NSF 49 and EN 12469 Standards.

BMS has the expertise to attend to most makes of Cabinets including Esco, Baker, Airvolution, Vivid Air, Sepsafe and Nuaire.

Primary Test include Air flow Velocity profile, Installed Hepa Filter Leakage Test, Air Flow Visualization Test.

Secondary Test include, Light intensity measurements, sound level measurements, non-viable particle counting.

Each hood is tested and certified to the appropriate standard and manufacturer’s specifications. The testing of each cabinet includes a custom report outlining the final results and test methods in detail.


All testing is provided with calibrated instrumentation in accordance with local SABS VC8041 and International NSF 49 and EN 12469 Standards.


Chemical Fume Hood Testing

BMS offers comprehensive testing, certification, repairs and maintenance service of Chemical Fume Hood & Cupboards.

All testing is provided with calibrated instrumentation in accordance with ASHRAE 110 Standards.

BMS has the expertise to attend to most makes of cabinets and equipment.

Equipment serviced includes Fixed Fume Cupboards, Portable Fume Hoods, Re-balancing, Seat Fans, Polypropylene, Perchloric Fume Hoods and Nederman Arms.

Each hood is tested and certified to the appropriate standard and manufacturers specifications.

The testing of each cabinet includes a custom report outlining the final results and test methods in detail.

Primary tests include Inflow Velocity Profiling and Airflow Smoke Testing.

Other Cabinet Services

  1. Isolators Service and Testing of most Soft Shell and Hard shell Isolators
  2. PCR Work Stations - Laminar Flow /Hepa Filtered PCR Work Stations
  3. Evidence Driers - Forensic Evidence driers
  4. Sampling Booths
  5. Balance Enclosures
Chemical Fume Hood

Chemical Fume Hood

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Speak to Julian Golding direct on 083 377 3305