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Finger Dab Hygiene Testing

In order to monitor hygiene in clean areas, we can provide a test to monitor the cleanliness of hands / effectiveness of hand washing.

Agar plates are provided upon which the operative would place their fingers. After incubation, a mirror image of the viable organisms present will be produced on the agar surface for enumeration.

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In order to monitor hygiene in clean areas, we can provide a test to monitor the cleanliness of hands / effectiveness of hand washing.

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Prepare soybean casein digest agar plate as per the current version of general test procedure No. GTP-210. Take the solidified agar plates in sterile Stainless Steel perticans and carry it to respective area for finger dab test. Wear sterile hand gloves, open the box and remove the plates.

Carefully open the plate and touch the finger and thumb of operator/microbiologist on to the agar surface, who is directly in contact with product/ analysis. After completion, close the plate and mark it for identification. Bring it to microbiology lab and assign Analytical Reference No. as per current version of SOP No xxxxx Incubate the plate for not less than 48 –72 hours at 35 +2°C in incubator.

Follow same procedure for fungi using Sabouraud dextrose agar and incubate them for not less than 5 days at 22 + 2°C. Observe the plate under colony counter and record the result in Annexure

Prepare soybean casein digest agar plate as per the current version of general test procedure No. GTP-210. Take the solidified agar plates in sterile Stainless Steel perticans and carry it to respective area for finger dab test. Wear sterile hand gloves, open the box and remove the plates. Carefully open the plate and touch the finger… ]]>