Merck offers a variety of solutions for personnel and surface monitoring. The aim is to ensure that production facilities are clean, and to reduce the risk of product and process contamination. These are agar media, contact plates with the medium ready to use, swabs – each suitable for different types of surfaces. For personnel and surface monitoring, Merck offers the following products:
- Contact plates. Merck ready to use contact plates are ideal for testing clean rooms, isolation rooms, and non-critical surfaces. You can choose contact plate with neutralizers which neutralize a broad spectrum of antibiotics and disinfectants, making it possible to test sanitised dry surfaces.
- Hycon® contact plates. Hycon® contact plates are a great choice for microbiological testing of smooth and rough surfaces.
- Swabs and plates. Merck swabs and plates are ideal for microbiological testing in hard to reach places.
- HY-RISE® test strips. HY-RISE® test strips are a great tool for surface cleanliness inspection.