1. All 3M Products

3M™ Petrifilm™ Staph Express Count Plate 6490, 50 per box

Part Number 64903M ID 70200734534UPC 50707387528367
  • Results in 24 Hours.
  • Plates are sample-ready, eliminating the time-consuming, cumbersome step of preparing media/agar dishes.
  • This plate has been awarded Official Methods of Analysis (OMA) #2003.07, #2003.8 and #2003.11 and NF VALIDATION certificates: 3M-01/9-04/03 A and 3M-01/9-04/03 B by AFNOR Certification.
  • 3M™ Petrifilm™ Plates use 75% less energy, use 79% less water, produce 75% less greenhouse gases and result in 66% less waste (by weight and volume) compared to competitive agar methods.
 More...
Specifications
  • Approved Environmental Marketing Claim (EMC)
    3M Petrifilm Plates provide a significantly more sustainable alternative to traditional agar tests for quantitative microbial indicator testing of food and beverages. Reducing: 66% Waste 75% Greenhouse Gas Emissions 76% Energy Use 79% Water
  • Brand
    3M™ Petrifilm™
  • Environmental claim being made
    Yes
  • Environmental claim relates to
    Product
  • Evidence for Claim
    Self Certified
  • National Stock Number
    6550015400289
  • Product Type
    Test
  • Quantity
    50 plates/box
  • Test Type
    Environmental, Food & Beverage
  • US Govt Contract Number
    GS-07F-091BA
Details
  • Results in 24 Hours.
  • Plates are sample-ready, eliminating the time-consuming, cumbersome step of preparing media/agar dishes.
  • This plate has been awarded Official Methods of Analysis (OMA) #2003.07, #2003.8 and #2003.11 and NF VALIDATION certificates: 3M-01/9-04/03 A and 3M-01/9-04/03 B by AFNOR Certification.
  • 3M™ Petrifilm™ Plates use 75% less energy, use 79% less water, produce 75% less greenhouse gases and result in 66% less waste (by weight and volume) compared to competitive agar methods.
  • Companies worldwide trust 3M Petrifilm Plates to provide accurate, efficient, consistent results.

3M™ Petrifilm™ Staph Express Count Plates provide confirmed Staphylococcus aureus results. Confirmed Staph aureus appears as distinctive red-violet colonies.

If you encounter high background flora in your staph testing, the 3M™ Petrifilm™ Staph Express Disk can be used to identify Staph aureus from all suspect colonies.

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 30 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.

Product Support

Specific product and application questions

SEND US A MESSAGEChat Us
Product Support1-800-328-6553
Sales Support1-866-290-0795

Message Us

We welcome your questions and comments about 3M Products and only use the information you provide to respond to your message.

All fields are required unless indicated optional.

  • The information you provide on this Contact Us form will be used to respond to your request and as further described in our  Internet Privacy Policy.

    Please be aware that this information (including the original and the subsequent reply) may be transferred to a server located in the U.S. for metrics and storage. If you do not consent to this use of your personal information, please do not use the Contact Us system.

Other 3M Sites:
Shop3M
Follow Us
The brands listed above are trademarks of 3M.