3M™ Petrifilm® Aqua Heterotrophic Count Plates

Item No.  700002133  |  Catalog No.  6450

  • Results in 48-72 hours hours.
  • Detects heterotrophic bacteria in bottled water.
  • Plates are sample-ready, eliminating all the time-consuming steps of preparing media/agar dishes.
  • Compatible with membrane filtration systems when used with mixed cellulose ester (MCE) filters.
  • Bottled water producers and contract labs worldwide trust 3M Petrifilm Plates to provide accurate, efficient, consistent results.
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3M Petrifilm Aqua Heterotrophic Count Plates are used for the enumeration of heterotrophic bacteria in bottled water industries.

The 3M Petrifilm Plate Advantage

In today’s environment of heightened focus on food safety and increasingly stringent quality requirements, labs are under pressure to provide tests that are fast, reliable and consistently accurate. 3M Petrifilm Plates have demonstrated consistent performance that has been cited globally with more than 200 certificates, recognitions, validations, and peer review publications. For more than 35 years, food safety professionals around the world have put their trust in 3M Petrifilm Plates. That’s because 3M Petrifilm Plates have streamlined, standardized and simplified the process of microbial quantitative indicator testing, improving productivity and helping ensure the highest levels of product quality.

Brand Petrifilm®
Analyte Heterotrophic
Quantity per Package 100 plates
Package Weight 0.58 lb


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