Biological Testing

E.coli / Coli Form
Count Plate
1. Dilute 1 ml in Dilution Blank.
2. Plate 1 ml of Dilution.
3. Incubate @ 98° F for 24 hours.

Yeast / Mold
Count Plate
1. No Dilution Necessary.
2. Plate 1 ml Cide directly on plate.
3. Keep at Room Temperature (72° F +/-), for 5 days. Live colony forming organisms will begin to appear in about 2 days if present.

Aerobic
Count Plate
1.

Dilute 1 ml in Dilution Blank.

2. Plate 1 ml of Dilution.
3. Incubate @ 98° F for 24 hours.

We suggest using
3M™ Petrifilm™ Plates


3M™ Petrifilm™ Yeast and Mold Count Plates

3M™ Petrifilm™ Yeast and Mold Count Plates Interpretation Guide

3M™ Petrifilm™
E. coli/Coliform Count Plates

3M™ Petrifilm™
E. coli/Coliform Count Plates Interpretation Guide






 


E.coli biological testing of your cider is also available!


We can assist you in setting up your own testing program!

 

 


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1860 Black Hwy York, SC 29745
phone (803) 684-0690 fax (803) 684-4006
info@windyhillorchard.com