PLYMOUTH, Minn., March 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Mar Cor Purification announced the release of its new ROVER™ Portable Dialysis Water Transport System, the first all-plastic, dialysis water cart designed specifically for the hospital environment. The cart was developed to streamline the transport of water purification equipment used in acute hemodialysis procedures and to eliminate the possibility of deterioration associated with metal carts. The ROVER cart improves the safety and efficiency of delivering a dialysis water treatment system within the hospital. All components are fully integrated into the cart system, making the monitoring of key parameters and execution of daily procedures more convenient. The ROVER System has smooth plastic surfaces, which allow for easy cleaning and disinfection, thereby protecting the patient from infection.
The ROVER System includes several water purification components, including an integrated PTG-520® Carbon System and depth filter, and provides the option for additional equipment, all encompassed in a fully integrated package. The system is compatible with all current Mar Cor Purification portable hemodialysis reverse osmosis systems, and was tested to UL 60601-1 and IEC 61010-1 Threshold and Stability standards-ensuring a safe experience for the user.
Curt Weitnauer, President of Mar Cor Purification, said, "The ROVER System dramatically improves the process of transporting a portable dialysis water treatment system. The concept and development of the system was driven by input from nurses and technicians involved in acute dialysis care on a daily basis. The finished product allows the operator to focus more on quality patient care and less on the equipment. The release of the ROVER system is an example of our commitment to improving patient safety while improving provider productivity in the delivery of hemodialysis care."
About Cantel Medical
Cantel Medical. (NYSE: CMN) - Cantel Medical is a leading global company dedicated to delivering innovative infection prevention and control products and services for patients, caregivers, and other healthcare providers which improve outcomes, enhance safety and help save lives. Our products include specialized medical device reprocessing systems for endoscopy and renal dialysis, advanced water purification equipment, sterilants, disinfectants and cleaners, sterility assurance monitoring products for hospitals and dental clinics, disposable infection control products primarily for dental and GI endoscopy markets, dialysate concentrates, and hollow fiber membrane filtration and separation products. Additionally, we provide technical service for our products. For further information, visit the Cantel website at www.cantelmedical.com.
About Mar Cor Purification, Inc.
Mar Cor Purification, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cantel Medical Corp. (NYSE: CMN), is a water purification company and is the largest supplier of dialysis medical water systems in North America. It has service facilities in 30 cities in the United States and Canada including nine ion exchange resin regeneration plants strategically located in large metropolitan areas. Mar Cor Purification also provides turnkey water purification systems to high purity clients including pharmaceutical, cosmetics, semiconductor and other bacteria controlled applications. Unique hollow fiber filtration/separation products and Peracetic acid (PAA) disinfectants are provided through a worldwide distributor network. Visit our website at www.mcpur.com to find out more about Mar Cor Purification.
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements involve a number of risks and uncertainties, including, without limitation, the risks detailed in Cantel's filings and reports with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Such forward-looking statements are only predictions, and actual events or results may differ materially from those projected or anticipated.
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