About this item
- Kills 99.9% of bacteria in 2 min
- Easy to use with most microwaves
- Contents stay sterile up to 24 hrs.
- Lightweight and compact
- 1 yr. limited warranty
Philips AVENT SCF281/05 Microwave Steam Sterilizer protects your baby from harmful bacteria, operating at a higher temperature than dishwashers. Sterilizing up to 4 Natural or Classic bottles at a time, it kills 99.9% of harmful germs. This lightweight, compact sterilizer is the perfect size for traveling. Stay-cool safety grips allow for safe handling and make it easy to sterilize breast pumps, bottles, cups and more while at home or traveling. The Microwave Steam Sterilizer uses the power of your microwave to create natural steam. Just add water and place in the microwave for 2 minutes. Safety clips keep the lid securely closed and side grips stay cooler for safe handling. At full capacity, the sterilizer holds up to 4 9 ounce or 2 11 ounce Philips AVENT Classic or Natural bottles. Its interior rack can also support 2 Philips AVENT Breast Pumps (non-electrical components only) and up to 4 breast milk storage cups and lids. You can also use it to sterilize pacifiers, non-metal utensils, and other microwave-safe baby items. Measuring 6.5 inches by 11 inches, the sterilizer fits in most microwave ovens, is BPA free and is backed by a 1-year limited warranty.
Dimensions (Overall): 10.63 inches (H) x 11.0 inches (W) x 11.0 inches (D)
Weight: 2.4 pounds
Features: Keeps Components Sterile for 24 hours
Certifications: CSA Certified, Meets ASTM Standards, Meets CPSC Standards
Safety and Security Features: Stay-cool Handles
Cycle Time: 2 minutes
Number of Items Held: 4
Care and Cleaning: Microwave Safe, hand wash, hand wash
Warranty: 2 year limited warranty. To obtain a copy of the manufacturer's or supplier's warranty for this item, please call Target Guest Services at 1-800-591-3869.
Warranty Information:To obtain a copy of the manufacturer's warranty for this item, please call Target Guest Services at 1-800-591-3869.
Item Number (DPCI): 030-05-1255
Most helpful positive reviews
5 out of 5 stars
Tulip19 — 7 years ago
I received this as a hand-me-down from a coworker and figured I would use it once in a while. Wrong! I use it every day to sterilize my Medela pump parts and bottles. It is quick and very easy to use. It's also great for pacifiers and other brands of small bottles. Very, very grateful to have receiv...see moreof the reviewer's review
Most helpful negative reviews
Used four times and that's it
2 out of 5 stars
New Mom — 13 years ago
I read the reviews so I went out and bought this. I wasn't too satisfied. I have over two dozen bottles and so I don't need to wash all my bottles at once. I think it's easier to put them in the dishwasher than use this. After I have used the sterilizer my bottle always come out with a film or spots...see moreof the reviewer's review
Waste of $
1 out of 5 stars
Little PDX Momma — 8 years ago
I honestly don't think I used this once. I don't know what I was THINKING adding this to my registry. I used the cover to soak my pumping components and bottles, all of which I hand-washed with soap and water, and my son NEVER got sick. If someone can actually explain to me the need for sterilizing ...see moreof the reviewer's review
Express II doesn't hold larger bottles
1 out of 5 stars
Anonymous — 8 years ago
My granddaughter has thrush, we purchased this, thinking it would be easier than boiling the bottles. Didn't read on the box that 12 ounce bottles won't fit in the containter. . . Oh well, back to the store it goes!