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CompactDry by Hardy Diagnostics

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There is always a better way.

The CompactDry ™ plate line offers a variety of organism-specific and total count tests,
packaged up nicely in a sophisticated and sturdy cassette.

The benefits are easy to spot.

CompactDry Rigid Frame Diffusion plates
Automatic Diffusion Compactdry serial dilution series plates
Designed to Stack, stackable diffusion compactdry plates
CompactDry Shelf Life

CompactDry™ offers eight different media specific to the following organisms.

compactdry e coli and coliforms

CompactDry™ EC

(E. coli and Coliforms)

For the isolation and enumeration of coliforms and E. Coli. Coliform colonies will appear red, and E. coli colonies will appear blue.

100/pk…. Part no. EC100

CompactDry TC total count

Total Count

CompactDry™ TC

For total aerobic viable bacterial count. Growing colonies appear red.

100/pk… Part no. TPC100

CompactDry™ YM

(Yeast and Mold)

For the isolation and enumeration of yeast and mold. Yeast colonies will appear blue, and molds will form cottony colonies with characteristic colors.

100/pk… Part no. YM100

CompactDry™ YMR

(Yeast and Mold Rapid)

For the isolation and enumeration of yeast and mold. Yeast colonies will appear blue, and molds will form cottony colonies with characteristic colors.

100/pk… Part no. YMR100

CompactDry™ XSA

(Staphylococcus aureus)

For the selective growth, enumeration, and differentiation of Staphylococcus aureus. Growing colonies will appear blue-green.

100/pk… Part no. XSA100

Compactdry enterobacteriaceae

CompactDry™ ETB

(Enterobacteriaceae)

For the isolation and quantification of Enterobacteriaceae that will appear magenta in color. Genera of Enterobacteriaceae consists of Citrobacter, Enterobacter, Escherichia, Klebsiella, Morganella, Proteus, Salmonella, Serratia, Shigella, Yersinia and more.

100/pk… Part no. ETB100

CompactDry™ LS

(Listeria)

For the selective growth, presumptive identification, and enumeration of Listeria spp. Growing colonies will appear blue.

100/pk… Part no. LS100

CompactDry™ SL

(Salmonella)

Determines the presumptive identification of Salmonella spp. Growing colonies will appear green or blue-green with black centers.

100/pk… Part no. SL100

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A small automated CompactDry™ reader that will make a big impact on time spent counting colonies by hand.

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