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Allentown Overview

Located in Allentown, New Jersey, Allentown Inc.'s 200,000 square foot manufacturing facility is fully capable of providing timely, cost-effective mouse and rat caging solutions for any biomedical research facility. From computer-aided design and development, through automated fabrication and welding, Allentown caging products are manufactured with strict tolerance to precise specifications. Their experienced work force combines craftsmanship with innovation, constantly refining their manufacturing process to provide the highest quality product, at a competitive price. With strong business integrity, meticulous attention to detail and unparalleled service and support, Allentown has laid the foundation to be the industry leader for many years to come.

E&I’s competitively awarded agreement includes Allentown’s line of positive/negative control individually ventilated caging (IVC) systems and laminar-flow Animal Transfer Stations. Selection of the proper equipment should consider the investigator’s needs (biological), facility infrastructure (physical and mechanical) and the institution’s barrier philosophy (managerial). Click here for Allentown’s IVC product picker.

Positive/Negative Ventilation Cages With and Without Locks
The Allentown P/NC IVC system allows users to select the pressure mode on the exhaust blower and the entire rack of cages can run at either a positive or negative cage environment on the entire rack. Both supply and exhaust air are always HEPA filtered, for protection of animals and staff, in either operation mode. The rack is extremely sturdy, with typical Allentown workmanship and quality.

XJ Cage and Rack System
Meeting all industry-accepted standards worldwide, the new universal-application Allentown XJ cage and dedicated Positive/Negative Control rack optimize animal room floor space and room layout by providing the highest capacity and performance for new research facilities. The XJ Positive/Negative Control (P/NC) rack is 33% lighter and includes recessed castors and a tucked-in cleanout channel, features which enhance rack mobility, ergonomics and ease of use.

ATS5 Animal Transfer Station
The ATS5 dual access animal transfer station is an economical and state-of-the-art clean bench solution to safe cage changing and small animal transfer.

Accessories – water bottles, cap assemblies, stoppers, sipper tubes, cardholders, filters and more.

Contract Highlights:

  • Competitively awarded national contract as a result of the Lab Animals Research and Equipment RFP developed by E&I’s Scientific Strategy Team
  • Pricing features tiered volume-based discounts
  • Discount for early payment
  • Product samples are available (subject to stock conditions)