Culture Media


Building Blocks for Our Microbiology Solutions

Merck has a long history in developing innovative culture media and now sets the standard with its expertise and experience. It has become a trusted leader in providing high quality culture media specifically for the

Pharma Industry
Cosmetics Industry
Food Industry
Beverage Industry

Its state-of-the-art culture media formulations for microbiological applications in these industries comprise:

  • Dehydrated culture media in the form of low-dust granules
  • Ready-to-use liquid media and ready-to-use solid media (agar)

Merck provides its culture media in a wide variety of formats, formulations and sizes. While there are products which can be used flexibly for a variety of purposes, others have been developed for very specific industry applications or instruments – as part of comprehensive solutions that are designed to reconcile regulatory requirements and safety demands of consumers with the need to improve workflows and enhance productivity.

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On-Demand Webinar on ISO 17025 Accreditation and ISO 11133:2014

Quality increase in water and food microbiology testing

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Regulatory Expertise Center

Regulatory Expertise Center

Your guide through the latest regulatory developments

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Mar 28
28/03/18 - 29/03/18
Forum Labo
Lyon, France
Water Purification,Reagents Chemicals and Labware,Industrial Biomonitoring,Analytics and Sample Preparation Europe 20180328
Apr 10
10/04/18 - 13/04/18
Analytica 2018
Messe München
Munich, Germany
Industrial Biomonitoring,Water Purification,Life Science Research,Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing,Analytics and Sample Preparation Europe 20180410