Micro Balance

Micro Balance EC3 Mould Screening Test Kit - 6 Pack

$46

Test your home for elevated levels of mould with the Micro Balance EC3 Mould Screening Test Kit

Each kit contains 6 mould test plates and detailed instructions for testing indoor air or specific items for the presence of mould.

Testing takes just minutes to perform, and will provide accurate, conclusive results to help protect you and your family's health in just 5 days.

Results indicate whether or not mould has reached unhealthy levels with allergy and disease implications.  

    Directions

    Detailed instructions and a results key are included with each kit.

    For Air Testing

    • Enter room or area that you wish to test.
    • Remove test plate from clear plastic sleeve.
    • Take lid off test plate and place open plate on a flat surface away from walls and windows.
    • Place lid open side down next to the test plate.
    • Go about your activities as normal.
    • After 1 hour, place lid back on top of test plate.
    • Seal plate closed with tape.
    • Wrap sealed plate in aluminum foil.
    • Label wrapped plate with name of room or space tested and date.
    • Place wrapped and labelled plate in a drawer or cabinet.
    • When 5 days have elapsed since the date of testing, remove the aluminum foil to reveal results.

    DO NOT unseal or open test plate. Use the KEY included with the test kit to determine your results.

    To Test Specific Items

    • Remove test plate from clear sleeve.
    • Remove lid from test plate and set aside.
    • Gently tap the item you wish to test with the plate 1-2 times.
    • Make sure that the agar material is exposed to the item being tested when tapping.
    • The puffs of air created from the tapping motion will cause any mould spores embedded in the item to attach to the agar material.
    • Place lid back on test plate. Seal plate closed with tape.
    • Wrap sealed plate in aluminium foil. Label wrapped plate with name of object tested and date.
    • Place wrapped and labelled plate in a drawer or cabinet.
    • When 5 days have elapsed since the date of testing, remove the aluminium foil to reveal results.
    • DO NOT unseal or open test plate.
    • Use the KEY included with the test kit to determine your results.
    • If further laboratory diagnostic testing is needed, use the DIAGNOSTIC TESTING KIT by Immunolytics.

    Note: Each plate has an expiration date. Use before expiration date.

    As plates age, water will begin to condense onto the top of plate and may pool inside the plate. When you are ready to perform test, drain excess water from the plate first.

    Product Specification

    Weight: 0.64

    LBS Contains: 6 MALT EXTRACT AGAR WITH 0.01% CHLORAMPHENICOL PLATES.

    Intended Use: Malt Extract Agar is used for the isolation, cultivation and enumeration of yeasts and moulds. This is a self-development test and does not come with a laboratory analysis. Each plate has expiration date printed on bottom of each plate.

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