Potato Carrot Agar – HX-MEDIA – Hexa Biotech
Directions :- Dissolve 24.0 grams in 1000 ml purified / distilled water. Heat Potato Carrot Agar to dissolve the medium completely. Sterilize by autoclaving at 15 lbs pressure (121°C) for 15 minutes. Cool to 45-50°C. Mix well and pour into sterile Petri plates.
Specimens types analyzed :- Agricultural and food samples.
Precautions to be taken :- These microbial media are intended for the in-vitro use only. All the handling, experiments, storage, and discarding should be performed with the help of trained and experienced technicians and as per the established guidelines. The material should be disposed only after proper sterilization by autoclaving.
Performance and Evaluation :- The expected performance of the medium is liable to use as per the direction on the label when stored at optimum conditions and within expiry date.
Storage and Shelf Life :- Hygroscopic; keep container tightly closed. Store at temperatures below 30⁰C and dry place. Expected performance when stored at optimum conditions and within expiry date.
Disposal :- To avoid the contamination or propagation of any hazardous microbes used, unusable or modified preparation of this product must be disposed after autoclaving or incineration after completion of task.