- 3Mô Quick Swabs reduce labor required to prepare, gather
and plate environmental samples, increasing efficiencies.
- Convenient design helps improve sampling consistency
from tech-to-tech and plant-to-plant.
- Sampling swab can be used wet or dry and can target hard
to reach areas for increased sampling flexibility.
- Self-contained sampling swab is easy to use and can
reduce need for dilution mixing and pipetting for quick
- Ready-to-use environmental swab quickly delivers 1 mL of
sample onto a 3Mô Petrifilm Plate.
- 3M Quick Swabs are aseptically filled, and gamma
- 3M Food Safety is certified to ISO
(International Organization for Standardization).
Recommended Industries: Bakery, Beverage & Bottled
Water, Chemicals, Confectionary, Dairy, Eggs, Fruits &
Vegetables, Grain & Oilseed Milling Sector, Meat,
Nutraceuticals, Pet Food & Animal Feed, Poultry, Seafood
Product Description and Intended Use
The 3Mô Quick Swab is
a ready-to-use environmental swab system than can be used wet or
dry, and it is intended to be used in the food and beverage
industry for surface sampling, 3M Quick Swab is designed to be
used in conjunction with any 3Mô†Petrifilmô Plate or other
culture media. The 3M Quick Swab uses a sodium bisulfite-free
letheen broth to facilitate the recovery of bacteria and will
deliver approximately 1.0 mL of sample if used in the prescribed