Quality assurance labs generate massive volumes of data. When well organized and analyzed, this data can provide important feedback for quality improvements in the plant. By automating data, faster and more accurate information is available to help in making business decisions.
3M Microbiology's latest innovation in this area is the 3M™ Petrifilm™ Plate Reader. The reader provides consistent, automated reading and recording of results of 3M Petrifilm Plates in 4 seconds. The reader is currently able to interpret Petrifilm Aerobic Count, Petrifilm Coliform Count and Petrifilm E. coli/Coliform Count Plates. Automatic storage of this data in Microsoft® Excel allows for easy analysis, trending and reporting of data. 3M is dedicated to providing our customers with innovative solutions that meet their needs.