3M Rapid Petrifilm Aerobic Count Plates #6478
A sample-ready, culture medium system, 3MTM Petri lmTM Rapid Aerobic Count Plates contain nutrients, a coldwater-soluble gelling agent, and a dual-sensing indicator technology that facilitate colony enumeration in 24 hours for most food matrices. The result: Better process control, faster decisions, and the con dence that comes with knowing you’re doing everything you can to protect your customers and your reputation.
Only three steps are required for fast, accurate testing. 1. Inoculate plate with one mL of sample and apply spreader.
2. Incubate at the appropriate temperature (32°C or 35°C).
3. Count the colonies.
Features and bene ts.
• Fast results: Provides results in 24 hours (excluding dairy powders) of incubation time
• Easy to interpret: Special technology provides fast results that resist distortion caused by spreader colonies
• Easy to use: Added foam barrier around the inoculation area makes inoculating the plates easier
Broad food performance: Can be used to test all foods
Proven reliability: Versus SMA agar methods
Versatile: Can be used for air, swab or surface contact environmental sampling