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BD Difco™ Peptone Water

For cultivation of nonfastidious organisms and studying carbohydrate fermentation

Manufacturer: bd  299110

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Catalog No. B99110


Description & Specifications


Additive Fluid D
Certifications/Compliance ISO/DIS, 11014
Color Nearly colorless, clear solution
For Use With (Application) Sterility testing, non-sterile product testing, food, dairy and Water testing
Format Liquid
Packaging Bottle
Quantity 500mL
Shelf Life 365 Days
Storage Requirements 15-30°C

  • Used for diluting or rinsing samples containing lecithin or oil when performing sterility testing
  • Fluid D contains polysorbate 80, which acts as a surfactant to break down the lecithin or oils present
  • Contains peptic digest of animal tissue, which provides source of nitrogen for bacteria
  • Provided as prepared, ready-to-use diluents in a variety of bottle sizes and closures