The HydraFlock® Sterile Flocked Swabs come in Dry Transport Tubes that provide a safe and sterile environment. The tube has a rounded bottom and is made of virgin polypropylene resin. The injection molded cap ensures a precise fit eliminating any foreign adhesive which may interfere with the specimen. The tubes feature a distinctive label where specifications can be written.
The HydraFlock Swabs feature a polystyrene plastic handle with breakpoint at 80mm and a highly absorbent standard flocked tip. They can be used for collection of bacteria or microorganisms, buccal cell collection, specimen collection, forensic evidence collection, rapid diagnostic testing, and DNA testing. They have the following patents: US 8334134; Canada 2,744,282; Europe 2263548; Australia 2010341422; Japan 2012-522818.
The HydraFlock Sterile Swabs in Dry Transport Tubes have a 3 year shelf life and are made in the USA. The handle measures 6". They come with 1 swab per tube, 100 tubes per box, and 5 boxes per case for a total of 500 swabs per case. The case weighs 7 lbs.