We are NATA accredited for the manufacture of media, agar and reagents.

Agars available for supply include:

 

Media

Code

Purpose

Reference method/ Formulae source

Bile Esculin Azide Agar (60 mm plates)

BEAA

Confirmation of intestinal enterococci isolated from ENTERO (Slanetz & Bartley Medium) agar.

AS/NZS 4276.9:2007

Brilliance E.coli/Coliform Agar (60 mm plates)

BEC

Isolation/enumeration and confirmation of thermotolerant coliforms and E. coli using membrane filtration.

In-House (Wohlsen TD.Lett Appl Microbiol. 2011 Aug;53(2):155-60)

Chromoselect Clostridium Perfringens Agar(60 mm plates)

CCP

Isolation and enumeration of Clostridium perfringens from sewage and surface water samples.

In-house (Fluka)

m-EI Enterococci Agar (60 mm plates)

MEI

Isolation and enumeration of intestinal enterococci using membrane filtration.

USEPA Method 1600

Membrane-Enterococcus Agar (Slanetz & Bartley Medium) (60 mm plates)

ENTERO

Isolation and enumeration of intestinal enterococci using membrane filtration.

AS/NZS 4276.9:2007

Milk Agar + Cetrimide (90mm plates)

MILK

Confirmation of Ps. aeruginosa isolated using membrane filtration.

AS/NZS 4276.13:2008

Modified Faecal Coliform Agar (60 mm plates)

MFC

Isolation and enumeration of thermotolerant coliforms by membrane filtration.

AS/NZS 4276.7:2007

m-PA-C Agar (60 mm plates)

MPAC

Isolation and enumeration of Ps. aeruginosa by membrane filtration.

AS/NZS 4276.13:2008

Nutrient Agar (slopes/plates) (90 mm plates)

NA

Cultivation of culturable bacteria.

AS/NZS 4276.2:1995

Perfringens Agar (60 mm plates)

(OPSP)

Isolation and enumeration of Clostridium perfringens from sewage and surface water samples.

In-house (Wohlsen et.al., 2006. Letters in Applied Micro. 42:438–444)