STANDARD METHODS MEDIA FOR THE EXAMINATION OF WATER AND WASTEWATER

According to standard methods, the following media are used for the testing of waters and wastewaters: (1)

Medium Name Prepared Media
Catalog No.
Dehydrated Media
Catalog No.
A-1 Broth C7570, C7571, C7572, C7573, C7574
Acetamide Broth
Asparagine Broth K170, K173
Aureomycin ® Bengal Glucose Peptone Agar
Azide Dextrose Broth K86, K87 C5050, C5051, C5052, C5053, C5054
Baird-Parker Agar / Base G96, P16 C5080, C5081, C582, C5083, C5084
Bile Esculin Agar G12, L10 C5180, C5181, C5182, C5183, C5184
Brain Heart Infusion Agar L35, L36, L97, W15, X10 C5120, C5121, C5122, C5123, C5124
Brain Heart Infusion Broth R10, K110, R15, K27, R20, K25 C5140, C5141, C5142, C5143, C5144
Brilliant Green Lactose Bile Broth K09
Buffered Charcoal Yeast Extract Alpha Base G07 C5090, C5091, C5092, C5093, C5094
Casitone-Glycerol Yeast Autolysate Broth (CGY)
CCVC Medium (BCYE Selective Agar with CCVC) G170
Czapek (or Czapek-Dox) Agar L17 233910
Diamalt Agar
EC Medium (Fecal Coliform Test) K13, K14, K63 C5690, C5691, C5692, C5693, C5694
EC Medium with MUG K18, K64 C5680, C5681, C5682, C5683, C5684
Medium Name Prepared Media
Catalog No.
Dehydrated Media
Catalog No.
EIA Substrate
Extracted Hay Medium
Ferrous Sulfide Agar
Iron Oxidizing Medium
Isolation Medium (Iron Bacteria Isolation Medium)
Lauryl Tryptose Broth K32, K33, K61 C5980, C5981, C5982, C5983, C5984
Lipovitellin Salt Mannitol Agar G206;
m-7 h FC Agar
MacConkey Agar G35, J118, L30, P47 C6130, C6131, C6132, C6133, C6134
mE Agar 0333179
m-Endo Medium
m Endo LES Agar G28, G128 C7410, C7411, C7412, C7143, C7414
m-Enterococcus Agar 7544B
m-FC Agar, Modified
m-FC Medium G112 7397B
m-HPC Agar G95, G195 275220
Milk Agar
m-KLEB Agar
Mn Agar No. 1
Mn Agar No. 2
MP Agar
m-PA Agar G133
m-PA Agar, Modified (mPA-C Agar) G155 C7960, C7961, C7962, C7963, C7964
m-ST Holding Medium
m-Staphylococcus Broth K213
MSV AcS Agar / Broth
MSV GS Agar / Broth
MSV I Agar / Broth
MSV LT Agar / Broth
MSV S Agar / Broth
Medium Name Prepared Media
Catalog No.
Dehydrated Media
Catalog No.
MSV SS Agar / Broth
MSV SUC Agar / Broth
m-T7 Agar
mTEC Agar C7740, C7741, C7742, C7743, C7744
mTEC Agar, Modified G106
MY Agar
Neopeptone Glucose Agar
Neopeptone Glucose Rose Bengal Aureomycin ® Agar
Nutrient Agar L20, L117, Q04, W51 C6460, C6461, C6462, C6463, C6464
Nutrient Agar with MUG (NA-MUG) G114 C7690, C7691, C7692, C7693, C7694
NWRI Agar (Heterotrophic Plate Count (HPC) Agar) See Standard Methods See Standard Methods
Pfizer Selective Enterococcus (PSE) Agar
[a.k.a. Bile Esculin Agar (BEA) with Azide]
G11, J38, J64, SP11 C5170, C5171, C5172, C5173, C5174
Plate Count Agar
[a.k.a., Standard Methods Agar]
G13, G43, G148, P56, Q21, U95, U295, U395, C6980, C6981, C6982, C6983, C6984
Presence-Absence (P-A) Broth C6630, C6631, C6632, C6633, C6634
R2A Agar G03, G54, P32, Q77, U254, U354 C6720, C6721, C6722, C6723, C6724
SCY Medium
Starch Casein Agar
Streptomycin Terramycin ® Malt Extract Agar
Sulfate-Reducing Medium U216
Sulfur Medium
Thiosulfate Oxidizing Medium
Thiothrix Medium
Tryptic Soy Agar (TSA) G60, G601, J108, L60, Q58, U49, U60, U158, U260, U360, U361 C7120, C7121, C7122, C7123, C7124
Tryptic Soy Broth (TSB) K82, K83, K85, K89, K90, K131, R30, R31, R36, R41, U14, U42, U44, U46, U52, U62, U63, U70, U71, U79, U80, U177, U205, U223, U225, U242, U271, U274 C7140, C7141, C7142, C7143, C7144
Urea Substrate
Yeast Extract Malt Extract Glucose Agar
Yeast Nitrogen Base Glucose Broth

REFERENCES

1. Greenberg, A.E., et al. 1998. Standard Methods for the Examination of Water and Wastewater, 20th ed. American Public Health Association, Washington, D.C.


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