No time: start using 3M™ Petrifilm™ Plates

No time no problem: 3M petrifilm

Contrary to traditional agar methods, the 3M™ petrifilm™ plates are immediately ready for use. Save on time-consuming preparations. Petrifilm's compact size means you need less storage and incubator space, and they always give consistent and reliable results.


Only 3 steps

  • Inoculate: the petrifilms are immediately usable
  • Incubate: a compact incubator is all you need
  • Interpret: fast and easy

The benefits of using the 3M™ Petrifilms™

  • 85% less space than the classic agar.
  • 45% less work
  • 80% increased efficiency
  • 1/2 faster data

Together with 3M™ for a green future

The future is green - make sure your lab is also a good choice with 3M™ Petrifilm™ Plates, a significantly more sustainable alternative to traditional agar methods.



Tested and approved

The 3M™ petri plates™ have different validations: 

  • AOAC® Official methods of analysisSM
  • AOAC® Performance Tested MethodsSM
  • NF-VALIDATION by AFNOR certification
  • Numerous regional and local approvals



An overview of the possibilities

3M Petriplates


The Rapid variants


The other variants

Water test

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