Sterile Saline (0.45%) is suitable for use in preparation of food samples and/or as a rinse fluid during examination of equipment etc. prior to culture. It can also be used as a general purpose diluent in many areas of the laboratory.
BM0384 – Saline (0.45%)
|Shelf Life (days)|
|Storage Temp (°C)|
Bottles incubated at 15-25°C for 45 minutes ( ± 5minutes) before and after counts are checked.
|Escherichia coli||NCTC 12241||Stable Viability|
|Staphylococcus aureus||NCTC 12981||Stable Viability|