Wort-Agar - Detection of yeasts and moulds
€194.00 (excl. VAT)
Out of Stock
Benefits & product details of Wort-Agar
The ready-to-use Wort-Agar is suitable for detecting and determining the total bacterial count of yeast and moulds e.g. Saccharomyces pastorianus, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Aspergillus brasiliensis, Penicillum roquefortii.
Wort-Agar is also used for isolation, cultivation and preservation of yeast and mould cultures.
The detection of yeast and moulds is of particular significance in the beverage industry, as these microorganisms may cause unwanted changes in smell, taste, appearance and consistency of beverages. Undesired effects include the buckling of bottles due to excessive gas formation of yeast or the formation of mycotoxins induced by moulds.
Nutrient composition of the wort promoting growth of yeasts and moulds. The low pH value supports their growth and simultaneously inhibits the accompanying bacterial flora.
Wort-Agar can be use as a nutrient base for membrane filtration, air sampling, for the pour plate method (yeast cultivation), for microbial spreading or for analysis of swab samples.
pH value: 4.8 +/- 0.2
Incubation T [°C]: +27-29
Duration (days): 3-5
Quantity: 9 x 250ml
Packaging: Plastic bottles in cardboar
Storage of Wort-Agar
Storage temperature T [°C]: +4-8
Shelf life (months): 12
Delivery of Wort-Agar
Quick and reliable delivery within a few days.
In-stock items are delivered within 2-5 business days via DHL or via the forwarding agency DSV for larger deliveries.
DELIVERY WITH DHL
DHL will deliver the ordered goods to the desired address. If you are not present when DHL attempts to deliver the goods, you will receive a note with information on the DHL parcel shop where you can pick up your order.
In case we are unable to ship the entire order at once, you will receive partial deliveries. This does not involve any additional shipping costs.
DELIVERY WITH FORWARDING AGENCY DSV
The logistics services provider DSV will call you to confirm the date and time of delivery.
DELIVERY TO DESIRED ADDRESS
When placing your order, you also have the option of specifying a different delivery address, provided that you have already placed an order in the past.