|Product Code||Description||Product Size||Quantity|
|CM0463B||STANDARD PLATE COUNT AGAR (APHA) 500g||–||500g|
Standard Plate Count Agar (Apha) 500g
Thermo ScientificTM OxoidTM
Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid Standard Plate Count Agar (Plate Count Agar) is a standard medium corresponding to the APHA formulation used for milk, food and dairy products.
Standard Plate Count Agar (Plate Count Agar), Oxoid Composition
|Pancreatic digest of casein|
|pH 7.0 ± 0.2 @ 25°C|
Standard Plate Count Agar (Plate Count Agar), Oxoid Preparation:
Suspend 23.5g in 1 litre of distilled water. Bring to the boil to dissolve completely. Dispense into bottles and sterilise by autoclaving at 121°C for 15 minutes.
Storage conditions and Shelf life
Store the dehydrated medium at 10-30°C and use before the expiry date on the label.
Store the prepared plates at 2-8°C.