Hygiena™ InSite™ Listeria Rapid Environmental Test

Hygiena™ InSite™ Listeria Rapid Environmental Test

The Hygiena InSite Listeria tests are easy-to-use and self-contained. These tests contain a chromogenic liquid media formulated with antibiotics, growth enhancers, and colour-changing compounds specific to the Listeria species. To use, simply swab the test area and wait. After 24-48 hours of incubation, the test will change in colour which is considered presumptive positive. Expensive lab equipment isn’t required and no additional sample handling of the sample is necessary.

Description

Hygiena™ InSite™ Listeria Rapid Environmental Test

The Hygiena InSite Listeria tests are easy-to-use and self-contained. These tests contain a chromogenic liquid media formulated with antibiotics, growth enhancers, and colour-changing compounds specific to the Listeria species. To use, simply swab the test area and wait. After 24-48 hours of incubation, the test will change in colour which is considered presumptive positive. Expensive lab equipment isn’t required and no additional sample handling of the sample is necessary.

Testing in-house with the InSite Listeria test devices will save you valuable time. The Listeria tests complement your laboratory testing with a quick on-site screening result in just 24-48 hours. This eliminates the lengthy wait time for outside lab results and helps get ahead of contamination issues. Cut back on labour and materials with this all-in-one test. It utilizes a large foam sample for maximum sample collection that eliminates the need for additional sponges, diluents, bags, and pipettes. The only equipment you will need is an incubator.

These InSite Listeria test devices are easy to interpret the results thanks to the colour change. You don’t require a microbiologist to understand the results. Once you have swabbed an area and incubated it for the desired time. If Listeria species is present in the sample, the liquid changes colour from amber to black.

Features

  • Delivers results in 24-48 hours
  • Snap-Valve™ technology – snap & squeeze
  • Large 2.5-inch foam swab for maximum sample pickup
  • Write-on swab label for easy sample identification
  • Cost-effective test
  • Self-contained reagent- no transfers minimizing the chance of contamination
  • Color-changing device is easy to interpret
  • Only equipment required is a 37°C ± 1° incubator – reduces materials and labour

Specifications Listeria
Shelf Life 12 month at refrigerated temperatures (2 – 8 °C)
InSite Listeria Test (box of 50) 50
InSite Listeria Test (box of 100) 100

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