About Astell

Established in 1884, Astell Scientific is a leading manufacturer and supplier of laboratory, research and medical Autoclaves/Sterilizers, Steam Generators and Effluent Decontamination systems (EDS). Astell products are assembled in the UK and can be found in use in over 100 countries worldwide. In addition to a standard range of sterilizers, Astell can provide 'made to measure' products, calling on years of experience to ensure we deliver the perfect solution for your requirements.

Custom solutions

Custom and standard solutions to meet your specification

Global Reach

Our products are used in over 100 countries worldwide

Service and Maintenance

Quality maintenance and rapid after sales support

Made in the UK since 1884

Over 130 years experience goes in to every unit we manufacture



Astell is compliant with the essential requirements of relevant European health, safety and environmental protection legislation


Astell manufactures in accordance with Pressure Equipment Directive (PED) standards


Astell sterilization tanks can be manufactured to meet ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code (BPVC) standards


Astell has been assessed and certified as meeting the requirements of ISO9001:2015

Service & Support

Service & Support

We are keen to promote the continued reliability of your AstellBio product and can offer on-going support for our global customer base in the form of routine preventative maintenance contracts, an experienced on-site assistance via factory-trained Field Service Engineers, and a technical helpline supported by an experienced engineering department boasting decades of autoclave knowledge, ensuring a customer response speed second to none within the industry.

Astell offers a range of routing preventative maintenance contracts to suit your requirements, offering benefits such as discounted parts and labour rates for un-scheduled maintenance during the term of your contract and priority access to site support.

Support Options

  • One-off service with NO contract
  • Spare parts support
  • Single visit annual service contracts
  • Bi-annual or quarterly service contracts

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Designed to your requirements

Using our modern manufacturing, materials and process control technology we are sure we can create the perfect Effluent Decontamination System for your requirements.

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