Does the agar on the Paddle Testers use inhibitors?

Document ID

Document ID TE1757

Version

Version 2.0

Status

Status Published

Published Date

Published Date 27/05/2017
Question
Does the agar on the Paddle Testers use inhibitors?
Summary
Paddle Tester Agar Inhibitors
Answer
Although the total aerobic side does not have inhibitors, the yeast/mold side does contain several inhibitors. This prevents the total aerobic bacteria from outgrowing the slower growing yeast and molds.