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Buffered Charcoal Yeast Extract (BCYE) Agar, contact plate with Lok-Tight™ friction lid, optional locking feature, order by the package of 10, by Hardy Diagnostics



Added measure to assure sterility in your environmental monitoring program!

Hardy Diagnostics contact plates are recommended for use in the cultivation of microorganisms from environmental surfaces.

Buffered Charcoal Yeast Extract (BCYE) Agar formulations are recommended for use in the cultivation and primary isolation of Legionella spp. in water and other samples suspected of harboring the bacteria.


3 Easy Steps:
    1. Remove lid.
    2. Gently press plate to surface without twisting or sliding.
    3. Twist clockwise until frosted bands line up to lock lid into place.



Our Contact Plate features:
  • Friction lid
    The friction lid design keeps lids in place before sampling.

  • Lok-Tight™ Locking Lid
    An optional locking feature means lids stay secured post sampling and during transport to your lab.

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

  • Certificate of Analysis
    Available online for each lot.



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Cat No. Description Price Curr UOM Qty  
P251 BCYE Agar
HDx,15x65mm Contct Plt, R
$123.22 USD PK10

Manufacturer Category Organism
Hardy Diagnostics: prepared media

Media, Prepared

Legionella spp.


Instructions for Use Video SDS


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Brochures and Studies BioSafety Level
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