Selecting a good Petri dish

Every aspect of microbiology can be very fascinating, as they bring to the human eye the behavior of microorganisms. Giving with great discoveries that have benefited humanity.


For the practice of microbiology, there are many materials and equipment needed but Kalstein has a very special one for daily use for you, which are the Petri dishes.



What are the characteristics of a good Petri dish?


The Petri dish model from Kalstein, is the ideal tool you must in have in your laboratory in order to culture microorganisms on media. It is a virgin polystyrene petri dish, which means that they are manufactured with a material that it is suitable for all kinds of thermoformed packaging, providing the necessary safety for any containers. This is a very important feature because it assures confidence to every dish you will use in your daily workflow.

We know that quality is a very important aspect to you. We also care about that, and that is why this petri dish model has 100,000-grade clean room guarantee quality with the Management System EN ISO13485. In addition, these petri dishes are CE marked in accordance with the European Directive 98/79/EC.

It is important for you to know that they are for in vitro use only, which means that they are strictly to perform tests with microorganisms, cells, or biological molecules outside their normal biological context. There is another physical aspect you should know about this petri dish, and that is that it has mirror-finishing that ensures high clarity, being this a very important feature when it comes to working on a daily basis in a microbiology lab. Moreover, you should know that the 90 mm dish model is designed for an automatic plate pourer.

There are several versions or models of this petri dish, you only have to visit our shop to choose the model that best fits you.