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acumedia<sup>®</sup> HC Agar Base

acumedia® HC Agar Base

• Intended Use: HC Agar Base is used with Tween 80 (Polysorbate 80) for the enumeration of molds in cosmetics.
• Product Summary and Explanation: Methods for isolating molds from cosmetic products require incubation for 5 - 7 days using traditional agar media.1 In 1986, Mead and O'Neill described a new medium, HC Agar, for enumerating molds in cosmetic products. The formulation of HC Agar decreased incubation time to 3 days at 27.5+/- 0.5°C for molds. HC Agar Base, based on the HC Agar formula of Mead and O'Neill, is supplemented with Tween 80 (Polysorbate 80) to prepare HC Agar.

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Catalog Item Availability Mfr. Part # List Price Unit
741-60293 HC Agar Base, 500 g - 500 g

NCM0155A $102.50 EA
741-60293-5KG HC Agar Base, 5 kg - 5 kg

NCM0155B $780.70 EA
741-60293 HC Agar Base, 10 kg - 10 kg

NCM0155C $1534.65 EA

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• Intended Use: HC Agar Base is used with Tween 80 (Polysorbate 80) for the enumeration of molds in cosmetics.
• Product Summary and Explanation: Methods for isolating molds from cosmetic products require incubation for 5 - 7 days using traditional agar media.1 In 1986, Mead and O'Neill described a new medium, HC Agar, for enumerating molds in cosmetic products. The formulation of HC Agar decreased incubation time to 3 days at 27.5+/- 0.5°C for molds. HC Agar Base, based on the HC Agar formula of Mead and O'Neill, is supplemented with Tween 80 (Polysorbate 80) to prepare HC Agar.

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