100 grams of nutrient agar, used as a growth medium for the cultivation and study of bacterial samples. Agar comes dehydrated in a plastic open-mouth bottle for convenient storage. Nutrient agar is a good general purpose growth medium. Mix 23 grams of the dehydrated medium with a liter of water and bring to a boil before pouring into petri dishes. This bottle makes 4 liters of agar, making it a quick and easy addition to a lab or classroom.
For Laboratory Use Only. Not for drug, food or household use. Keep out of reach of children. For more information, refer to the Safety Data Sheet.
100 grams of solid bacterial growth medium
Nutrient agar is used as a general purpose growth medium
Use to grow, maintain, and study bacteria in petri dishes or test tube slants
Each package makes 4 liters of growth medium
To prepare, mix 23 grams of medium with 1 liter of water and heat in an autoclave or over a burner