Laboratory Vial & Test Tube Labels

Customizable Vial Labels
Labels for test tubes can vary in size, barcode specification and color.

Electronic Imaging Materials, Inc. offers many label options for use on test tubes and vials, ranging from high quality paper to synthetics and durable polyesters. Our labels are particularly useful tracking samples in the areas of chemistry, hematology, virology, genetics, DNA sequencing, forensics, drug discovery and other related fields. (If you are looking for freeze resistant labels, be sure to check out our Cryogenic Labels Section.)

Why barcode your vials and test tubes?

bullet Improved sample management

bullet Precise specimen identification and location assignment

bullet Ability to post results to various LIS/HIS analyzers

Contact an actual personWe offer highly customizable printed options with barcodes and color coding. We also carry blank labels for printing on demand at your facility where we can provide you with a complete barcode printing system: stand-alone label printerslabel design and printing software and barcode scanners.

Labeling really small test tubes? Our Cap and Wrap® Label Sets consist of a small round label for the tube cap (perfect for a 2D barcode) and a rectangular tube label small enough so you can easily see the contents of your tube.

Product Description
201 Direct Thermal Paper Smooth, bright white paper with a special topcoat provides excellent resistance to water, blood, oils, fats, alcohol, solvents, and plasticizers. All-temperature adhesive works well in a variety of conditions, including sub-zero temperatures. View Spec Sheet
233 Direct Thermal Papers High-sensitivity, high-speed infra-red scannable material designed to work well in healthcare and clinical applications. Our glove-friendly “healthcare” adhesive provides high tack adhesion to curved surfaces such as glass and plastic tubes. Excellent resistance to oils, solvents, alcohol, blood and plasticizers. Tested for 15-hour water immersion. View Spec Sheet
257 Direct Thermal Plastic Durable high-sensitivity synthetic film made for high-speed printing and visible-light barcode scanning. Excellent resistance to oils. Good environmental resistance as well as resistance to plasticizers, water and rubbing. Its all-temperature adhesive works especially well in normal to freezer conditions. View Spec Sheet
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