Top tip: How to clean my Luminometer?

Keeping your equipment clean is essential for efficient and accurate operation. To avoid cross-contamination and to ensure accurate results, it is important that you clean your Lu-mini properly. So keep it in tip-top shape and check out the 6 easy steps below for effective cleaning of your Luminometer.

What do you need?

  • Personal protective equipment
  • Moist cloth
  • Long cotton swab
  • Contaminant

How do you clean your Lu-mini?

  1. Disconnect the USB cable from your Lu-mini before you start using it.
  2. Be sure to wear suitable protective equipment and clean the outside of the Lu-mini with a damp cloth or cotton swab soaked in disinfectant. Make sure both are not too wet.
  3. Clean the area around the LCD touch screen. Be careful not to push too much moisture or dirt into the edge opening.
  4. Now clean the inside of the lid, taking special care not to rub away the black coating.
  5. If necessary, clean the area where the sample belongs. This can be done by means of a damp cotton swab. Make sure that you do not push anything else into the cavity, this can get stuck and this can damage the device.
  6. After cleaning, make sure that the machine is dry again before you reconnect the machine to the power cord.

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