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3M™ Petrifilm™ Coliform Count Plates


3M™ Petrifilm™ Coliform Count Plates
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In as few as 22 hours, the 3M™ Petrifilm™ Coliform Count Plate identifies coliform levels in raw materials, in-process/finished product, and plant environment/equipment.

The 3M™ Petrifilm™ Coliform Count plate results in 24 hours providing an indication of sanitation or processing issues. Fast, Accurate, Results in as few as 22 hours with three easy steps:
1) Inoculate - 3M™ Petrifilm™ Plates are easy to inoculate. Lift the top film and add sample
2) Incubate - The space saving design maximizes incubator space and
3) Enumerate - Confirmed coliforms are red colonies which are associated with gas bubbles. This 3M Petrifilm Plate can also be read in 4 seconds using the 3M™ Petrifilm™ Plate Reader.


Catalog # Product Description MSDS
6410   3M™ Petrifilm™ Coliform Count Plates 6410  50 plates/box, 3M™ Petrifilm™ Coliform Count Plates (CC) for total coliform enumeration.  PDF  
6416   3M™ Petrifilm™ Coliform Count Plates 6416  1000 plates/case, 3M™ Petrifilm™ Coliform Count Plates (CC) for total coliform enumeration.  PDF  
Benefits

3M™ Petrifilm™ Coliform Count Plates are sample-ready to use at any time to streamline your testing process. The indicator dye and built in grid allows fast accurate identification of colonies. No tubes or overlays are required to achieve a confirmed result.
  • By using labor-saving 3M™ Petrifilm™ Plates, you'll have time to monitor critical control points more often.
  • Increased technician labor productivity. Reduced costs.
  • A survey of 274 plants who converted to 3M Petrifilm Plates from traditional agar methods found an average labor savings of 45% and an average increased technician efficiency of 80%.

    Our full line of easy-to-use 3M Petrifilm Plates can provide you with many benefits over traditional methods:
  • Accurate results in three easy steps: inoculate, incubate and count
  • Improved efficiency
  • Reduced labor costs
  • Standardization of methodology
  • Consistent and reliable test results

    Reliability you can count on.
    When you use 3M products, you gain an international partner that has the resources to support you.

  • Brochure

    PDF3M Petrifilm Plates and Plate Reader Full Line Brochure - Brochure (PDF 1.4 MB)

    Data Sheet

    PDFPetrifilm Plates Guide to Dilution Preparation - Data Sheet (PDF 874.9 K)
    PDFPetrifilm Plates Sample Preparation Sheet - Data Sheet (PDF 190.7 K)
    PDFPetrifilm Plates Use with Dairy and Juice Products - Data Sheet (PDF 33.6 K)
    PDFTB.001.01 Shipping Temperature of 3M Petrifilm Plates - Data Sheet (PDF 75.7 K)
    PDFTech Bulletin Fluid Milk Prods_Shelf Life Prelim Incubat. Method - Data Sheet (PDF 120.4 K)

    Flyer

    PDFPetrifilm Coliform Count Plate Flyer - Flyer (PDF 258.3 K)
    PDFPetrifilm Plates MPN Method Comparison Sheet - Flyer (PDF 975.5 K)

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