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AGAR AGAR POWDER Bacteriological Grade

AGAR AGAR POWDER Bacteriological Grade

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AGAR AGAR POWDER Bacteriological Grade

Appearance

Off white to creamish colour free flowing powder

Solubility (2% soln. at 90ºC)

Soluble in hot water, near to clear

Clarity (1% soln. at 121ºC)*

Near to clear jelly, No ppt.

pH  (2% soln. at 25ºC)

6.0 - 7.0

Loss on drying (at 105ºC)

NMT-18.0%

Acid Insoluble Ash

NMT-0.5%

Gelling Temp.

38-40ºC

Melting Temp.

85-88ºC

Total Ash

NMT- 5.0%

Gel Strength (1.5% Gel)

NLT- 700 gm/cm2

Heavy Metals (Pb)

NMT- 20ppm

Packing   : 25.0 Kg, HDPE Drum

USAGE   :   Agar agar powder is used clinical, bacterial and yeast transformation studies and molecular biology studies, bacteriological agar is generally used 1 - 2% for microbiological culture media preparations 0.5% for motility and anaerobes and microaerophiles require 0.1% maximum.