68879

Millipore

Phenolphthalein phosphate agar

suitable for microbiology, NutriSelect® Plus

NACRES:
NA.85
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Quality Level

form

powder

shelf life

limited shelf life, expiry date on the label

composition

agar, 15 g/L
beef extract, 3 g/L
peptic digest of animal tissure, 5 g/L
sodium chloride, 5 g/L
sodium phenolphthalein phosphate, 0.012 g/L

mfr. no.

NutriSelect® Plus

application(s)

microbiological culture: suitable
microbiology: suitable (microbial identification)

final pH

7.4±0.2 (25 °C)

Featured Industry

Clinical Testing
Environmental
Food and Beverages

suitability

nonselective and differential for Staphylococcus spp.

Application

Recommended for identification of phosphatase positive colonies of Staphylococcus aureus.

Preparation Note

Suspend 28 g of Phenolphthalein Phosphate Agar in 1000 ml of distilled water. Boil to dissolve the medium completely. Sterilize by autoclaving at 15 lbs. pressure (121°C) for 15 minutes.

Legal Information

NutriSelect is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

RIDADR

NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Certificate of Analysis
Certificate of Origin
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