Your science is our constant

Cold storage lab equipment plays a crucial role in laboratories' workflow, from sample preparation to short-term and long-term storage. Safeguarding the integrity of your samples is a priority.


For over 80 years, we have been a trusted and reliable partner in the development of sustainable, high-quality products for cold storage applications ranging from 8°C to -196°C. We are committed to designing products and service solutions with your science in mind, helping you be confident on paper and in practice.


Designed to support your science – across all temperatures.

Lab Refrigerators

2°c to 8°c

Lab Freezers

-40°c to -10°c

Ultra-low Temperature Freezers

-80°c to -40°c

Cryopreservation Systems

-30°c to -196°c

Connected solutions

Service and support

How to choose the right cold storage for your lab

Cold storage sustainability

Cold storage video

Cold storage lab equipment categories

Lab Refrigerators selection guide

Our laboratory refrigerators are designed specifically to protect precious biological samples. With precise temperature monitoring, they are ideal for storing vaccines, blood, reagents and other temperature-sensitive items.

Lab Freezers selection guide

Our laboratory freezers feature advanced control systems and alarms, making them ideal for critical life sciences, clinical, and industrial applications.

Ultra-Low Temperature (ULT) Freezers selection guide

For more than 70 years, our ULTs have been protecting and preserving some of the world’s most valuable biological samples. Our portfolio of -80° and -40° cold storage products are built to deliver uncompromising reliability and dependability because we know your samples are priceless and irreplaceable.

Cryopreservation Systems selection guide

Our liquid nitrogen-based cryopreservation systems provide a comprehensive solution from sample preparation to storage and transportation.  Advanced system components combined with the proven simplicity and reliability of LN2 deliver ideal products to protect your valuable samples.

Sustainability: using greener products (ACT Label)

When you're looking for sustainable products, we believe it should be easy to make informed purchasing decisions. We're working to provide more information about our products' environmental impact by stepping up to participate in the ACT Label program with a selection of popular Thermo Scientific products.

Vaccine Cold Storage Solutions

Choosing the right refrigerator or freezer is paramount in helping protect your vaccines. When vaccines are not stored properly, the potency of the vaccine can be reduced. Our laboratory refrigerators and freezers are NSF/ANSI 456 certified and designed to protect your temperature-sensitive vaccines.