Sterilizes inoculating loops, needles and culture tube mouths safely and conveniently, preventing infectious splatter and cross-contamination, Bacti-cinerator units kill microorganisms utilizing infrared heat produced by a ceramic core element with no asbestos, ensuring sterility. Flameless electric bacti-cinerator operation safeguards personnel and is ideal for anaerobic chambers. Weighted base for stability. On/off switch, pilot light and 6 needle/loop storage holes. 120V.