Petrifilm Plate Reader


Fast, automated reading of 3M™ Petrifilm Plates increases productivity, reduces costs and eliminates variation between lab Techs.

The 3M Petrifilm Plate Reader reads four 3M Petrifilm Plates (Aerobic, Coliform and EColi / Coliform). The included software displays results and colour images of the plate on the computer screen, marking the colonies for easy verification. The Petrifilm Plate Reader then automatically exports sample results into an Excel spreadsheet.


For use with the 3M Petrifilm Plates for microbiological analysis.


  • Automated recording of results within 4 seconds lead to great time saving
  • Reliable results – no room for human error
  • Included software allows for quick analysis of data and trending and graphing of results which can be used to make more informed decisions on the data collected
  • Compact unit that is designed to be easy to use
  • Easily set up in minutes
  • Red and green LED lights on front of the unit indicate when the system is ready to read the next plate
  • Also reads bar codes
  • Petrifilm plate reading machine as shown in picture
  • Software
  • Instruction booklet

Additional information

Weight 0.00 kg