One-Time-Use Capsules

Why do I have to use a fresh capsule every time?

Each test capsule for Nima is good for one test, and will need to be thrown out after the test is complete. Each capsule is essentially a tiny chemistry lab that fits in the palm of your hand, and contains a s...

How do I dispose of the capsules?

Used test capsules are not reusable or recyclable at this time and will need to be disposed of in the trash. Some serious chemistry takes place in Nima's testing capsules when you test your food with Nima, an...

How do I store the disposable test capsules?

Capsules should be stored in a cool, dry place. Capsules can be affected by heat and should not exceed 110 degrees fahrenheit. Do not store in a hot car or other hot environment. Also, do not freeze. Throw away...

How can I order more capsules?

You can order more capsules from us through our online store. Once you have the device, you'll need refills of one-time-use disposable capsules to use the product on a regular basis (each test requires a fresh...

Can I buy capsules anywhere else?

Nima’s sensor is only calibrated to work with Nima’s test capsules sold on nimasensor.com. If you buy capsules on eBay or through another online retailer, they may be compromised or give you inaccurate results....

Do the capsules expire?

Yes, each capsule has an expiration date printed on both the packaging and the label itself. The contents of the capsule are best if used by a certain date. The expiration dates are used to ensure an accurate t...

What do I do if the capsule leaks?

To avoid leaks, throw the capsule away immediately after use. Contents of the capsule are non-toxic, but are not designed to be ingested. If a capsule leaks on your hands, throw the capsule away and wash your h...