The global food safety landscape is continuously changing. Are you keeping up? Unlike traditional agar methods, 3M™ Petrifilm™ Plates are ready to use — no prep required. Each slim pack offers consistent, uniform testing media. Just open it up and get right to work. Find new freedom with time to focus on what’s really important: quality and efficiency. It’s time to take a fresh look at food safety.
- Ready to use — reduce or eliminate time-consuming agar prep
- Proven testing methods for consistent, reliable results
- Compact size uses less storage/incubator space
Modern food testing in three simple steps
- Inoculate: Eliminate media prep — plates are ready to inoculate.
- Incubate: A compact incubator is all you need.
- Interpret: Indicator dyes facilitate colony counting.
3M™ Petrifilm™ Plate Reader Advanced
This compact instrument can help food safety labs meet their productivity goals by automatically counting, recording, and reporting results while maintaining the same accuracy as a lab technician.
- Plate enumeration in 6 seconds or less—up to 900 plates per hour.
- Achieve up to 94% reduced time to enumerate 3M™ Petrifilm™ Plates.
- Automated reports and data trending for actionable insights.
- Advanced counting algorithms developed using fixed artificial intelligence.
- Supports enumeration for ten 3M™ Petrifilm™ Plates, including the complete 3M™ Petrifilm™ Rapid Plate portfolio, plus the 3M™ Petrifilm™ Staph Express Disk.
3M Petrifilm Plates