Why Choose Blood Temp 10?

  •   10°C temperature indicator

  •   FDA 510(k)

  •  inert until activation

Blood Temp 10 Indicator

10°C / 50°F

  • for blood transportation
  • inert until activation
  • activation blister on top

Blood Temp 10 Information

Designed for quick interpretation

Easy Activation

Timestrip® Blood Temp 10 is inert prior to activation. They can be shipped and stored at ambient temperatures and have no special storage requirements. Activate at room temperature. Activation is possible only when the surrounding temperature is above the stated threshold temperature.

Blood Temp 10 has two windows: an activation window that is yellow prior to activation and a breach window that is white prior to activation.

Firmly squeeze the blister located on top of the indicator.

Once activated, a green activation line appears in the yellow activation window and continues to fill the window turns completely green. The breach window will remain white.

The Timestrip® Blood Temp 10 can be directly applied by removing the adhesive liner on the back.

Clear Communication

Once activated, Blood Temp 10 will continuously monitor temperature.

When the core temperature of the blood bag breaches 10°C for Blood Temp 10 an immediate indication of temperature abuse is recorded:

Indication of arming window will remain green, while the breach window will turn blue.

The breach window is irreversible and cannot be reset / changed.

Technology that keeps the user in mind

With a squeeze of a button, Blood Temp 10 is activated and indicates simply and clearly if the temperature of the blood has risen above the threshold temperature.

Accurate to +/- 0.5 degrees C.

Improve compliance
unit level serialization allows for individual product tracking and lot tractability.

Save blood
remove the ambiguity of temperature abuse and return stock safely

Save time
no preparation, preheating or temperature controlled storage – ready to use from ambient

Save money
reducing your loss rate by 8% pays for total investment and a conservative 25% reduction doubles your return

Can the blood be returned to storage?”
It’s great to have a product that tells you if a temperature breach has occurred, but sometimes you need more information – like how long did the breach last? For some products, this is the vital detail and Blood Temp 10 provides it.

Blood Bag Data – Delivered

Ensure Compliance

Unsure if bags of blood were left out for too long at unsafe temperatures when moving Red Blood Cells from storage to the operating table?

Don’t just rely on the time rule alone. Instead, choose Blood Temp 10.

Our small indicator visually alerts that a temperature breach occurred and the blood can not be used or returned to storage.

Blood Temp 10 is a unique FDA 510(k) medical device that does not require preconditioning and is CE approved.

Red Blood Cells – Delivered

  •  No temperature abuse ambiguity
  •  Ready to use from ambient temperature


This product has been manufactured under the controls established by a IQC approved quality management system that conforms with ISO 13485:2016 under certificate number: I15623.

Timestrip is dedicated to maintaining the highest efficiency and responsiveness in achieving our ultimate goal – Guaranteed Customer Satisfaction.

FDA 510(k) #BK150289

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Technical Documents & Information


Type Irreversible, single use
Size 32mm x 19mm
Activation Feature A manual activation button on the top – the ‘ON’ window turn from yellow to green to confirm it is armed.
Breach Indication A blue colour appears in the viewing window if a breach of the threshold temperature has occurred
Temperature Accuracy  9° – 10°C /48°F – 50°F
Recommended Storage Store indoors, at room temperature up to 30°C
Packaging Singles in batches of 100 indicators. Labelled with expiry and batch number.
Shipping Package Requirements No special requirements as inert until activated.
Protection Splash proof
Shelf life 2.5 years from manufacturing date
Quality Assurance Produced under ISO9001:2015

Frequently Asked Questions

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Contact us today to receive more information about Timestrip Blood Temp 10 indicators on our contact page.

This product is not a replacement for the professional judgment of laboratory/blood bank professionals and/or policies and procedures that are applicable to your institution.

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