1.01614

Millipore

Agar

granulated, purified and free from inhibitors for microbiology

Synonym(s):
Agar-agar, Gum agar
Linear Formula:
(C12H18O9)n
CAS Number:
MDL number:
EC Index Number:
232-658-1

storage conditions

Store at +15°C to +25°C.

Quality Level

biological source

algae

potency

11000 mg/kg LD50, oral (Rat)

application(s)

microbiology: suitable (preparation)

pH

6.8 (20 °C, 100 g/L in H2O)

mp

90 °C

solubility

slightly soluble 20 g/L

bulk density

550 kg/m3

storage temp.

15-25°C

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Linkage

Replaces: 1.01614.5007

Analysis Note

Appearance (colour): brownish-yellow
Appearance (description): granules
Identity (NIR): passes test
Identity (Iodine - test): passes test
Identity (Solidification point): passes test
Identity (Turbidity - test): passes test
Solidification point: 32 - 36 °C
Ca (Calcium): ≤ 0.5 %
Mg (Magnesium): ≤ 0.1 %
Sulfated ash (600 °C): ≤ 6 %
Loss on drying (105 °C; 4 h): ≤ 12 %
Growth (Escherichia coli ATCC 25922 (WDCM 00013)): passes test
Growth (Streptococcus pyogenes ATCC 21059): passes test
Growth (Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 25923 (WDCM 00034)): passes test
Growth (Shigella sonnei ATCC 29930 (WDCM 00127)): passes test
Growth (Streptococcus agalactiae ATCC 13813): passes test
Growth (Streptococcus equinus DSM 20062): passes test
Growth (Streptococcus pneumoniae ATCC 6301): passes test
Growth (Candida albicans ATCC 10231 (WDCM 00054)): passes test
Suitability for microbiology: passes test

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