RAPID'P.aeruginosa Agar for Water Testing, dehydrated #3564900



Pkg of 1, 500 g of dehydrated agar broth enough for 18 L of medium

Safety Data Sheet

Safety Data Sheet



Use RAPID'P.aeruginosa Agar for Water Testing for the direct enumeration of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in water intended for human consumption and waste water. RAPID'P.aeruginosa Agar contains a substrate that forms a blue-green precipitate after cleavage by P. aeruginosa colonies.

Features and Benefits

  • Direct enumeration of P. aeruginosa
  • Selective mixture inhibits growth of most other interfering flora including other Pseudomonas spp., which are abundant in water
  • Some other microorganisms may grow slowly. These colonies are transparent or pigmented yellow-green and easily distinguishable from P. aeruginosa colonies
  • Results in 22–30 hr
  • No confirmation step required


Certified NF VALIDATION as an alternative method to the NF EN ISO 16266 standard.

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