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Accuracy and consistency are both optimized by using 3M™ Quick Swabs. This ready-to-use environmental swab system can be used wet or dry and quickly delivers 1mL of sample onto a 3M™ Petrifilm™ Plate.

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  Environmental Monitoring Procedures Article - Article (PDF 1.4 MB)
  Environmental Monitoring Program Educational Bulletin - Bulletin (PDF 383.9 K)
  Quick Swab Flyer - Flyer (PDF 1.4 MB)
  Quick Swab Reminders for Use - Data Sheet (PDF 96.9 K)

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Ease of Use in 4 simple Steps
For Wet Sampling – 1) Bend red snap valve to transfer all the broth into the tube. 2) Remove swab from tube and swab targeted area. Place swab back into tube and bring to the lab. 3) Shake or vortex tube vigorously for 10 seconds to release bacteria from swab. 4) Pour contents onto a 3M™ Petrifilm™ Plate.

For Dry Sampling – 1) Remove swab from
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3M™ Quick Swab 6432
50 swabs per box

3M™ Quick Swab 6433
250 swabs per case

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