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3M™ Petrifilm™ Staph Express™ Count Plates 6490, 50 Each/Box

Part Number 6490Catalog Number 64903M ID 70200734534UPC 50707387528367
  • Results in 24 Hours.
  • Plates are sample-ready, eliminating all the time-consuming steps of preparing media/agar dishes.
  • Unique system to facilitate the enumation of S. aereus
  • This plate has been awarded Official Methods of Analysis (OMA) #2003.07 for processed and prepared foods, #2003.8 for select dairy foods and #2003.11 for Select meat, seafood , poultry and NF VALIDATION certificates: 3M-01/9-04/03 A and 3M-01/9-04/03 B for All human foods and Pet food by AFNOR Certification.
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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
Petrifilm™
Manufacturing Segment
Hang, Packaging & Storage Testing, Raw Milk Reception, Ready-to-eat
National Stock Number
6550015400289
Product Code
6490
Quantity
50 plates/box
Recommended Industry
Bakery, Confectionary, Dairy, Eggs, Fruits & Vegetables, Meat, Pet Food & Animal Feed, Poultry, Seafood
Storage Temperature
Store at temperatures less than or equal to 8°C.
Test Type
Animal Feed, Pet Food
Details
  • Results in 24 Hours.
  • Plates are sample-ready, eliminating all the time-consuming steps of preparing media/agar dishes.
  • Unique system to facilitate the enumation of S. aereus
  • This plate has been awarded Official Methods of Analysis (OMA) #2003.07 for processed and prepared foods, #2003.8 for select dairy foods and #2003.11 for Select meat, seafood , poultry and NF VALIDATION certificates: 3M-01/9-04/03 A and 3M-01/9-04/03 B for All human foods and Pet food by AFNOR Certification.
  • Food processors and contract labs worldwide trust 3M Petrifilm Plates to provide accurate, efficient, consistent results.

3M™ Petrifilm™ Staph Express Count Plates provide Staphylococcus aureus results. S. aureus appears as distinctive red-violet colonies. Other colonies have to be checked using the Staph express disk.

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.

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