LCR Hallcrest is an essential business and has been doing its part in the war on the virus, supplying Healthcare and Industry with personal reusable and disposable thermometers to check for fever. Consequently, we have put in place the necessary protective measures to ensure worker safety and maintain continuity of supply. We have produced in the USA, a record number of forehead thermometers that have been used for mass temperature screening and public safety. During the past three months we have been concentrating on manufacturing healthcare products in an effort to help control the spread of Covid-19. We are proud of what we have accomplished during that time, but eager to get back to normal business and will begin manufacturing for all markets starting July 1, 2020. Our plans include maintaining increased US manufacturing of forehead thermometers while returning to a normal manufacturing and delivery schedule for all other products.
Feverscan® Forehead Fever Thermometers a personal disposable forehead thermometer, is being used for workforce and mass temperature screening measures, additionally it will assist institutions with maintaining social distancing.
Manufacturer & Distributor/ Supplier of Critical Products to Healthcare and Public Operations This notice serves as confirmation that LCR Hallcrest, LLC, located at 1911 Pickwick Lane, Glenview, IL, qualifies as an "Essential Business" in accordance to the COVID-19 Executive Order No. 8 issued from the Office of the Governor of the State of Illinois on March 20, 2020 (the "Order") as a result of the Covid-19 public health emergency. LCR Hallcrest produces medical devices and components necessary for the functioning of essential Healthcare and Public Health Operations.
Hands Free Fever Screening -Tuesday, March 3, 2020
Institutions use personal reusable and disposable Forehead Thermometers to check for fever LCRHallcrest’s Clinitrend® and Feverscan® reusable and disposable forehead thermometers were successfully used worldwide during the SARS epidemic to check for fevers in schools, offices, homes and at airports. LCR Hallcrest’s forehead fever thermometers are again in high demand.
LCR Hallcrest has been selected for the 2019 Best of Glenview Award in the Manufacturers category by the Glenview Award Program. Each year, the Glenview Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and category.
Hockey pucks just got a lot cooler! -Tuesday, October 1, 2019
The official game pucks of the National Hockey League® featuring thermochromic coatings supplied by PPG will now be used for ALL games in the 2019-2020 season!
Objects can now change colors like a chameleon -Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Objects can now change colors like a chameleon Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory team creates new reprogrammable ink that lets objects change colors using light. MIT News
– Industrial product of the year award – Residential/Domestic product of the year award This new UK-made Electrical Safety Innovation helps protect lives, homes and businesses against electrical connection fires. The push-on clips highlight heated connections at their early stage of development before they reach temperatures capable of damaging PVC insulation and long before they are capable of causing a fire. Using a newly developed Masterbatch from LCR Hallcrest, the injection molded clips change color permanently from purple to pink if they heat up in excess of a safe temperature.
Glenview IL – July 10, 2019 - LCR Hallcrest is pleased to announce achieving ISO13485:2016 certification under the updated regulation, which is the internationally recognized standard for quality management systems in the medical device industry. LCR Hallcrest has demonstrated its ability to produce, sell and service the sales of medical devices while satisfying applicable regulatory requirements.
Product Bulletin -Thursday, March 28, 2019
Thermax® irreversible labels have been updated with a new temperature indicating chemical for the 232ºC / 450ºF & 199ºC / 390ºF events