3M™ Petrifilm™ Yeast and Mold Count Plate 6407, 100 per box

3M ID 70200561242Catalog Number 6407
  • 3M™ Petrifilm™ Yeast & Mold Count Plates are proven as reliable as Antibiotic-supplemented Potato Dextrose Agar (APDA), and antibiotic-supplemented plate count agar, 3M Petrifilm Yeast and Mold Count Plates for the foods tested. Their exclusive sample-ready design features a film coated with nutrients and gelling agents, so there’s no need for the addition of antibiotics or tartaric acid.
  • Results in 3 to 5 days. A built in grid facilitates counting colonies, giving you fast, precise and accurate results.
  • 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%.
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Specifications
Brand
Petrifilm™
Environmental claim being made
Yes
Environmental claim relates to
Product
Evidence for Claim
Self Certified
Manufacturing Segment
Environmental Monitoring, Packaging & Storage Testing, Ready-to-eat
Quantity
100 plates/box
Storage Temperature
Store at temperatures less than or equal to 8°C.
Test Type
Environmental
Details
  • 3M™ Petrifilm™ Yeast & Mold Count Plates are proven as reliable as Antibiotic-supplemented Potato Dextrose Agar (APDA), and antibiotic-supplemented plate count agar, 3M Petrifilm Yeast and Mold Count Plates for the foods tested. Their exclusive sample-ready design features a film coated with nutrients and gelling agents, so there’s no need for the addition of antibiotics or tartaric acid.
  • Results in 3 to 5 days. A built in grid facilitates counting colonies, giving you fast, precise and accurate results.
  • 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%.
  • By using labor-saving 3M Petrifilm Plates, you’ll have time to monitor your process more frequently.
  • The end result is better process control, a higher quality product and an overall reduction in operational costs.
  • 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.

Plate can differentiate and enumerate yeast and mold in 3-5 days. (100 plates/box)

3M Petrifilm Yeast and Mold Count Plate provides results between 3 to 5 days. Yeasts are easily differentiated from molds on the plate: Yeasts are typically indicated by small, blue green colonies with defined edges and no foci. Molds are indicated by large, variably colored colonies with diffuse edges and center foci. The 3M Petrifilm Plate Advantage In today’s environment of heightened focus on food safety and increasingly stringent quality requirements, labs are under pressure to provide tests that are fast, reliable and consistently accurate. 3M Petrifilm Plates have demonstrated consistent performance that has been cited globally with more than 200 certificates, recognitions, validations, and peer review publications. For more than 35 years, food safety professionals around the world have put their trust in 3M Petrifilm Plates. That’s because 3M Petrifilm Plates have streamlined, standardized and simplified the process of microbial quantitative indicator testing, improving productivity and helping ensure the highest levels of product quality.