Reusable thermal packaging

Polar Thermal Packaging Ltd, was established in 2012, however the original Polar brand has been around for over 30 years. Polar’s entry into the thermal control market, came following a request by the Ministry of Defence, to solve the problem of frozen food melting at the dockside.

CEO, Paul Harrison and the team, have designed various thermal systems for the National Blood Service, DHL, Excel Global Logistics, Marks and Spencer, Tesco’s, Sainsbury’s, Astra Zeneca, Pfizer along with many other clients.

Polar Thermal Packaging Ltd, manufacture a range of temperature control insulated systems. These include transport packaging for blood products, food, vaccines, pharmaceuticals, fine chemicals, plus many other specialist applications.

Polar is the best performing British product in its field, all Polar Thermal products, are manufactured at its Wiltshire based factory and are used throughout the world.

What makes Polar Thermal Packaging Ltd products so special? In recent testing by NHS England, the company’s products scored 100/100 while its closest competitor scored 72. This is because of the materials used and the quality of Polar Thermal’s British workmanship.

All products have been deployed in the harshest and most testing environments and have proved themselves, whether it is in constant daily use in UK hospitals or in conflict-zones like Afghanistan, showcasing Polar Thermal’s service is effective and durable.

Polar Thermal, has a vast range of transport solutions, for airfreight and road transport, supporting the cold chain for perishables, and pharmaceuticals markets.

Our customer feedback is excellent! All Polar Thermal products are reusable, with every square meter of insulation, produced from over 600 plastic bottles, with multiple uses, which makes for a cost-effective solution, alongside being extremely environmentally friendly, stated Paul Harrison, Managing Director & Head of Design.

Polar Thermal Packaging Ltd has developed it’s Polar-Pod™ system, in conjunction with Gist International, to safely ship perishable, chilled and frozen produce by road and air, providing a controlled environment in varying ambient temperatures.

The range was developed, to reflect customer demand for a single use modular system, that provides excellent performance.
Combining a plethora of technologies in three categories; Deep Frozen: -18°C to -14°C, Chilled: +2°C to +8°C and Ambient: +15°C to +25°C.

Available in three sizes, 1500 x 1200 x 1000 (1.5 m3 internal capacity), 800 x 1200 x 1000 (1 m3 internal capacity) and 400 x 1200 x 1000 (1/2 m3 internal capacity). The Polar Pod, complete with the appropriate coolant packs, will deliver fantastic results over 30, 48 and 72 hours.

“The Polar Dot-Box™ system is produced from EPP, which is 100% recyclable polypropylene material. When no longer serviceable, Polar will shred and recycle the system to produce a new one, explained Paul, The Polar Dot-Box™ is a lightweight thermal liner, that fits snugly into a standard Euro 44 Litre tote, reducing or eliminating the need for refrigeration in vehicles. It’s space saving when stowed flat, allowing the plastic crates to be nested, The Polar Dot-Box™ delivery system, is perfect for chilled, fresh or frozen goods.

In light of the recent COVID-19 pandemic, Polar Thermal Packaging Ltd, has been busy supplying vaccine carry bags as part of its vaccine transport range, which come available in various sizes, 10, 20 and 30 Litre carry bags. These are ideal for vaccination programs, lasting up to twelve hours plus.

The specially designed inner lid, reduces thermal loss, whilst helping to maintain temperature, despite repeated opening of the bag.

Developed using NASA technology, Polartherm™ is made up of a reflective inner layer, with a hollow fibre insulation material, with a waterproof woven PVC outer, producing a unique product, that is both tough and lightweight, with excellent thermal control properties.

Another product development, which came from a public-sector requirement, was the Performance Roll Cage. The product is lightweight, sturdy, durable and was developed alongside a leading public-sector procurement organisation, to safely deliver frozen, chilled and perishable produce, over multiple drops.

Available with a two-year warranty, utilizing the appropriate cool packs, to deliver faultless results over 30, 48 and 72 hours.

For the immediate future, Polar Thermal Packaging Ltd, is constantly looking to improve and expand on its already successful product range, using its client’s feedback, to innovative new product designs.

With a new website upgrade coming soon, Polar Thermal Packaging Ltd, has its sights set on big changes for the future.

Should you require any further information, regarding our products or services, Please contact Polar Thermal Packaging Ltd.

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