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Tryptic Soy Agar (TSA, Soybean Casein Digest Agar) with Lecithin and Tween® 80, irradiated, triple bagged, USP, contact plate, TapTight™ friction lid, 15x60mm, order by the package of 10, by Hardy Diagnostics

TapTight Irradiated Contact Plates are offered exclusively through VWR International.
You may contact VWR by one of three methods:

  • Toll Free – (800) 932-5000
  • Fax – (856) 241-7900
  • Website - US.VWR.com

VWR Part Number - 10142-324

(Tryptic Soy Agar with Lecithin and Tween® 80) Triple bagged, outer bag is Mylar; all bags are independently sealed and irradiated. A fourth bag (whirl-pak) is included inside for transport to the lab.

Features and Benefits

  • TapTight™ Friction Lids:
    Simply tap the contact plate lid to affix it securely to the base. No twisting required.

  • Molded Gridlines:
    Each contact plate has a grid molded into the bottom of the plate to aid in the counting of microorganisms.

  • Sterile by Irradiation:
    Validated for a Sterility Assurance Level (SAL) of 10-6

  • Triple Bagged:
    Two cellulose inner bags. One outer Mylar® bag that is heat sealed.

  • Hydrogen Peroxide Vapor (HPV) Barrier:
    Impermeable Mylar® outer bag for use with HPV systems.

  • Tear Notch on Outer Bag:
    For easy opening. No scissors required.

  • Room temperature storage

  • Tested to USP growth promotion standards

  • Certificates of Analysis:
    Available 24/7 at the Hardy Diagnostics website under "Technical Support"

  • Certification:
    Manufactured in a licensed cGMP facility with the quality management system certified to ISO 13485.



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Cat No. Description Price Curr UOM Qty  
P740 TSA w/L&T,Irrad.
HDx,15x60mm Contct Plt *
$55.11 USD PK10

Manufacturer Category Organism
Hardy Diagnostics: prepared media

Media, Prepared

Environmental Monitoring of Surfaces


Instructions for Use Video SDS







Brochures and Studies BioSafety Level


N/A

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