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Carolina BioKits®: Antiseptic Versus Disinfectant Sensitivity Classroom Kit (with perishables)

Item # 155000P Exclusive

This classroom kit enables students to discover through experimentation the relative effectiveness of 5 common disinfectants and antiseptics on Escherichia coli, a Gram-negative bacterium, and Bacillus cereus, a Gram-positive bacterium. It is designed for a class of 30 students working in groups of 3, and includes perishable materials for immediate use. Keep bacteria cultures at room temperature.

Price

$92.75

In stock and available to ship.

Do your students understand the relative effectiveness of disinfectants and antiseptics? Both contain chemical compounds that either inhibit or kill microorganisms. This classroom kit enables students to discover through experimentation the relative effectiveness of 5 common disinfectants and antiseptics on Escherichia coli, a Gram-negative bacterium, and Bacillus cereus, a Gram-positive bacterium. It is designed for a class of 30 students working together in 10 groups of 3. Note: Includes perishables for immediate use. Keep bacteria cultures at room temperature; do not incubate or refrigerate.

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  • This item contains living or perishable material and ships via 2nd Day or Overnight delivery to arrive on a date you specify during Checkout. To ensure freshness during shipping, a Living Materials Fee may apply to orders containing these items.
  • This item is sold and shipped to schools and businesses only. Not available to individuals or residential addresses. Visit our Login & Registration page to learn how to create a Login and link it to an approved school or business account.
 

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Components Qty Included?
Escherichia coli Broth Culture  1 Included
Bacillus cereus Broth Culture  1 Included
Nutrient Agar, 125-mL Bottles 4 Included
Petri Dishes 20 Included
Alcohol, 30 mL 1 Included
Bleach Solution, 20 mL 1 Included
Surface Cleaning Solution, 20 mL 1 Included
Vinegar, 30 mL 1 Included
Mouthwash, 20 mL 1 Included
Forceps 12 Included
Alcohol Prep Wipes 24 Included
Autoclavable Disposal Bag 1 Included
Sterile Water, 10 mL 2 Included
Filter Paper 5 Included
Techniques for Studying Bacteria and Fungi Manual 1 Included
Teacher’s Manual with Reproducible Student Guide 1 Included
Hole Punch 1 Needed, Not Included
Water Bath with Thermometer (or pan of boiling water) 1 Needed, Not Included
Heat-Resistant Gloves (pair) 1 Needed, Not Included
Examination Gloves (pair) 10 Needed, Not Included
Labeling Markers 10 Needed, Not Included
Metric Rulers 10 Needed, Not Included
Plastic Cups or Beakers, 125 mL 12 Needed, Not Included
70% Ethanol or Isopropanol (for cleaning prep area) Needed, Not Included
Incubator (optional) 1 Needed, Not Included
Plastic Bucket (for alternative disposal method) (optional) 1 Needed, Not Included
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