01916

Millipore

Agar

suitable for microbiology

Synonym(s):
Agar-agar, Gum agar
Linear Formula:
(C12H18O9)n
CAS Number:
MDL number:

shelf life

limited shelf life, expiry date on the label

Quality Level

application(s)

microbiology: suitable

loss

≤10% loss on drying

pH

6-7.5 (1.5% in gel, after autoclaving )

mp

85-89 °C

transition temp

gel point 34-36 °C

gel strength

≥800 g/cm2Nikkan, after autoclaving

anion traces

sulfate (SO42-): ≤2.75%

cation traces

Ca: ≤500 ppm
Mg: ≤200 ppm

storage temp.

15-25°C

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Application

This agar is a mxture of Gelidium agar and a small amount of Gracilaria agar. It gives a very clear gel and shows the same good charakteristics as the typical pure Gelidium agar.

Analysis Note

Toxic substances: absence
Nephelosi/after autoclaving NTU <8

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WGK 1

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