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IDEXX-QC kits

Fast, easy, reliable quality control (QC) testing

  • Choose from a complete suite of microbiology QC kits that complements each of your IDEXX reagents.
  • Rely on a single source for all your water testing needs.
  • Simplify your workflow with 3 easy steps: thaw, dissolve, and mix.
     

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The QC kits you need. The confidence you seek.

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Acceptance ranges that are calculated using IDEXX reagents.

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Source organisms are no more than two passages from primary cultures.

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Use IDEXX-QC for presence/absence or quantification.

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All materials are ISO 17034:2016 certified.

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IDEXX partners with NSI Lab solutions to provide proficiency testing (PT) services to North America.
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How to use IDEXX-QC kits

IDEXX-QC kit box and timer.
Step 1

Remove only the necessary vial(s) from freezer. Equilibrate at room temperature for 15 minutes.

Transferring an IDEXX-QC kit pellet to a labeled vessel.
Step 2

Open vial and aseptically transfer the pellet to an appropriately labeled vessel containing 100 mL of room temperature sterile water.

Swirling the sample.
Step 3

Swirl the sample and allow to stand for up to 5 minutes. The pellet should completely dissolve. After it is dissolved, mix by inverting the vessel 10 times.

Step 4

Refer to the acceptance range for each organism on the Certificate of Analysis. The IDEXX-QC kit lot can be found on the box label.

 

A complete suite of microbiology QC kits

IDEXX-QC Kit for Coliform and E. coli.
IDEXX-QC Coliform and E. coli Kit
  • Contains 3 E. coli, 3 K. variicola, 3 P. aeruginosa.
  • For use with Colilert, Colilert-18, and Colisure tests.
  • Catalog number: WQC-TCEC
  • Part number: 98-29000-01
     
IDEXX-QC Fecal Coliform Kit
  • Contains 3 E. coli, 3 P. aeruginosa.
  • For use with the Colilert-18 Test.
  • Catalog number: WQC-FC
  • Part number: 98-29001-01
     
IDEXX-QC Enterococci Kit
  • Contains 3 E. faecalis, 3 E.coli, 3 S. bovis.
  • For use with Enterolert and Enterolert-E tests.
  • Catalog number: WQC-ENT
  • Part number: 98-29002-01
     
IDEXX-QC Legionella pneumophila Kit
  • Contains 3 L. pneumophila, 3 E. faecalis.
  • For use with the Legiolert Test.
  • Catalog number: WQC-LP
  • Part number: 98-0009287-01
IDEXX-QC Pseudomonas aeruginosa Kit
  • Contains 3 P. aeruginosa, 3 E. coli, 3 P. fluorescens.
  • For use with the Pseudalert Test.
  • Catalog number: WQC-PSE
  • Part number: 98-29004-01
     
IDEXX-QC Enterococci Drinking Water Kit
  • Contains 3 E. faecalis, 3 S. marcescens.
  • For use with the Enterolert-DW Test.
  • Catalog number: WQC-ENTDW
  • Part number: 98-29003-01
     
IDEXX-QC HPC/TVC Kit
  • Contains 3 E. faecalis.
  • For use with EasyDisc tests, SimPlate for HPC, and HPC for Quanti-Tray.
  • Catalog number: WQC-HPC
  • Part number: 98-29006-01
     
IDEXX-QC E. coli Kit
  • Contains 9 E. coli.
  • For use with Colilert, Colilert-18, and Colisure tests.
  • Catalog number: WQC-EC
  • Part number: 98-29007-01

Frequently asked questions

All IDEXX-QC kits are manufactured with 2 passages or less.

All IDEXX-QC kits are ISO 17034:2016 certified and are manufactured in a facility with ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 17025:2017 accreditation.

Dispose of all IDEXX-QC kits according to your local regulations.

Yes, IDEXX-QC kits are traceable and are provided by an approved vendor.

Refer to the acceptance range for each organism on the certificate of analysis. The IDEXX-QC kit lot can be found on the box label.

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