Shipment Information

COVID-19 vaccine (Pfizer) must be kept at extremely low temperatures and is shipped in a thermal shipping container with dry ice pellets.

Each thermal shipping container contains:

  • 3 trays of vaccine containing 25 vials each (450 doses)
  • A Controlant GPS-enabled temperature monitoring device (TMD) to monitor temperatures in the container
    • TMD will continue to monitor temperatures on site if storing vaccine in the thermal shipping container.

Page last reviewed: August 26, 2021