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Technician Productivity Maximized…

3M™ Petrifilm™ Plates: time-saving, sample-ready plates uniquely designed to offer you increased productivity, reliability and a reduction in operational costs versus traditional methods of bacteria testing.

3M™ Petrifilm™ Plate methods are recognized as AOAC™ INTERNATIONAL Official Methods of Analysis (3M™ Petrifilm™ Environmental Listeria Plate is an AOAC-RI Method: Certification #030601). The 3M™ Petrifilm™ Plate Reader is a groundbreaking tool that automates the reading, recording and storage of test data, reduces the potential for human error and provides results in only four seconds.

Visit the Sample Handling and Media section for information about our pipettors, swabs, sponges, ready-to-use bags, pre-filled dilution bottles, dehydrated and prepared culture media.


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

  • Brochure

    PDF3M Food Safety Full Product Catalog - Brochure (PDF 850.7 K)
    PDF3M Petrifilm Plates and Plate Reader Full Line Brochure - Brochure (PDF 1.4 MB)
    PDF3M Petrifilm Plates and Plate Reader Full Line Brochure(Spanish) - Brochure (PDF 1003.7 K)
    PDF3M Petrifilm Plates Reference Guide - Brochure (PDF 580.5 K)
    PDFFood Safety Solution Sell Brochure - Brochure (PDF 618.8 K)

    Data Sheet

    PDFMicrobial Risk Assessment Worksheet Tool - Data Sheet (VND.MS-EXCEL 80.5 K)
    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)
    PDFTB.005.01 Liquefiers on 3M Petrifilm Plates - Data Sheet (PDF 80.5 K)
    PDFTB.025.01 Analysis of Flour Samples by 3M Petrifilm Plate & MPN - Data Sheet (PDF 104.3 K)
    PDFTB.057.00 Coagulase, DNase, TNase Testing for Staph aureus - Data Sheet (PDF 104.6 K)
    PDFTB.102.00 14 Hr. Presumptive Result on Petrifilm Rapid Coliform - Data Sheet (PDF 169.9 K)

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