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BD Difco™ Chromogenic Dehydrated Culture Media: MI Agar

Culture media tests drinking water for the presence of E.coli and total coliforms with membrane filtration method

$1,888.92 - $5,516.97

Specifications

Color Beige
Format Solid
Media Type MI Agar
Manufacturing Origin United States
Shelf Life 730 Days
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Catalog Number Mfr. No. Media Format Packaging Quantity Price Quantity    

B14882

 
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214882
No. 3 Proteose Peptone 5g/L, Yeast extract 3g/L, D-Lactose 1g/L, 4-Methylumbelliferyl-beta-D-Galactopyranoside 0.1g/L, Indoxyl-beta-D-Glucuronide 0.32g/L, Sodium Chloride 7.5g/L, Dipotassium Phosphate 3.3g/L, Monopotassium Phosphate 1g/L, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate 0.2g/L, Sodium Desoxycholate 0.1g/L, Agar 15g/L Bottle 100g Each for $1,888.92

B14883

 
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B214883
Proteose Peptone No. 3 5g/L, Yeast extract 3g/L, D-Lactose 1g/L, 4-Methylumbelliferyl-beta-D-galactopyranoside 0.1g/L, Indoxyl-beta-D-glucuronide 0.32g/L, Sodium Chloride 7.5g/L, Dipotassium Phosphate 3.3g/L, Monopotassium Phosphate 1g/L, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate 0.2g/L, Sodium Desoxycholate 0.1g/L, Agar 15g/L Plate 500g Each for $5,516.97
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Color Beige
Format Solid
Media Type MI Agar
Manufacturing Origin United States
Shelf Life 730 Days
Storage Requirements 2-25°C

Detects degree of water quality deterioration in drinking distribution system enumerates, and monitors the progress in remediation. Provides precise and quantifiable results; also less time consuming and costly than other techniques.

  • Chromogenic-fluorogenic medium for detecting total coliforms and Escherichia coli in 24 hours or less
  • Under ambient light, E. coli exhibits bluish-gray appearance; under long-wave UV light, it displays blue-green fluorescence
  • Coliform are cream under ambient light, and display blue-white fluorescence under long-wave UV light
  • Conforms to EPA Method 1604 for monitoring drinking water under the Total Coliform Rule, and source water under the Surface Water Treatment

Applications:

For testing ambient and potable water, treatment plant effluents, and beverage and pharmaceutical manufacturing

Available in dehydrated form.