IUL provides instruments for a more comfortable, reliable, and safer microbiological control for the industry.




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IUL is a company based in Barcelona, Spain, which has been designing and manufacturing automated solutions for microbiology laboratories for over 35 years. Our expertise in image acquisition enabled us not only to be a pioneer in world-class automatic colony counter but also to develop solutions for IVD in the last years. We believe in robust, long-lasting devices that enable an optimized budget management and will help containing our carbon footprint.

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Eddy Jet 2W - Spiral Plater

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Eddy Jet 2W is IUL's spiral plater that performs, in a reliable and accurate way, different types of spiral and lawn inoculations reducing cost per test, hand on time, and consumable use during bacterial enumeration. Its patented disposable microsyringes confer a unique, cross-contamination free technology, making Eddy Jet 2W a bestseller. This instrument generates a threefold dilution concentration gradient in a single plate, allowing labs to skip serial dilutions and most plating. 

Smart Diluter W - Gravimetric Diluter

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The Smart Dilutor W is IUL's solution for labs seeking full processing capacity and traceability in gravimetric dilutions or liquid dispensing. This device ensures precision, rapidity, sample handling sterility, and detailed tracking of procedures. It's precise weigh cell and powerful peristaltic pumps provide optimized gravimetric dilutions/ liquid dispensing to food, pharmaceutical, and cosmetic quality control labs.

SphereFlash®- Automatic Colony Counter and Zone Reader

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The SphereFlash® is IUL's automatic colony counter and Zone Reader that accurately counts, pour, drop, spread and spiral plates on any media in two seconds. Designed to use the smallest area on the bench for facing the challenges of a modern laboratory. This device avoids the traditional manual method for counting colonies which can be subjective, tedious, and time-consuming. Compatible with SphereFlash® AI Colony Counting Software.

Spin Air - Air sampler

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Spin Air provides users a compact, portable, simple solution to air sampling.  The Spin technology enables to outperform the collection efficiency, with a biological efficiency reaching 98%, higher than other brands model. Pharmaceutical, medical device, food, and cosmetic manufacturers, as well as healthcare facilities all, benefit from the use of IUL's air sampler to assess airborne bacterial and fungal bioburden. Complies with EN 17141:2020 .

SphereFlash® AI Colony Counting Software

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SphereFlash® AI Colony Counting Software is IUL's latest innovation. Its advanced Artificial-Intelligence achieves exceptional accuracy in colony counts, requiring only a single click.

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NOTE: The products listed in this section may not be approved for clinical diagnostic use in your jurisdiction. You must assume these products are unregulated and therefore cannot be used for routine testing and reporting of results unless otherwise stated.
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