Environmental Pathogen Testing Solutions

Despite increasing regulation governing the testing and control of pathogens in the processing environment, pathogenic contaminations remain a consumer threat. To ensure utmost safety, pathogen tests and the inspection of processing environments should be constantly improved.

Romer Labs offers fast, reliable and easy-to-use test systems for:

Fast and simple procedure

The simple preparation of enrichment media and quick and easy sample preparation enable test results to be available within the next day. These can be read easily and directly from the developed strip, without the need for specialized and costly equipment.

Reliable results

The RapidChek® environmental product line uses proprietary media and antibodies, which enhances both the specificity and the sensitivity of the overall method. Numerous certifications  (Opens external link in new windowAOACOpens external link in new windowFDA & Opens external link in new windowNPIP) confirm the high standards of analytical accuracy and result reliability.

Ready-to-use Solutions

The RapidChek® Listeria NextDay™ PUR Blue DUO™ sampler can be used in combination with our RapidChek® Listeria and RapidChek® Listeria monocytogenes test kits.

Item no. Product Quantity
RapidChek® Listeria monocytogenes System
10001435 RapidChek® Listeria monocytogenes Test Kit 50 Tests
Item No. Product Quantity
Accessories
10002660 Test tube rack for 12 mm tubes, 72 positions 1 piece
10002667 Stomacher bag rack, 10 positions 1 piece
10002581 Balance, 400 g x 0.1 g, 110 V 1 piece
10002619 Stir plate 110 V 1 piece
10002288 Stomacher bags with filter, 55 oz. (1627 mL) Pack of 100 bags
10002291 Stomacher bags with filter, 609 oz. (18 L) Pack of 100 bags
10002290 Environmental Sampling Sponges Pack of 100 sponges
10002289 Environmental Sampling Swabs Pack of 1000 swabs
10003802 Sampling Sponge with Neutralizing Buffer 200 pieces
10001765 Sampling Swab with Neutralizing Buffer 160 pieces

 

RapidChek

RapidChek® 

Listeria NextDayTM

The RapidChek® Listeria NextDay™ test system is one of the first 24 hours, AOAC-approved environmental testing systems for all Listeria strains. The proprietary enrichment media with a short enrichment time requires no additional supplements.

Time to result: 24 - 40 hours

Certification and Approvals

AOAC AOAC RI

Validated environmental samples include: stainless steel, rubber, plastic and painted concrete

Click on the item numbers below for more information.

Item No. Product Quantity
RapidChek® Listeria NextDayTM System (Fast Enrichment)1
10001413 RapidChek® Listeria NextDay™
Environmental System
180 Tests
10001725 RapidChek® Listeria NextDay™ 
Environmental System Sample Pack with Media
5 Tests
10001417 RapidChek® Listeria NextDay™ MediaBox - only available in US 5 L
10001415 RapidChek® Listeria NextDay™ MediaBox - only available in US 10 L
10001416 RapidChek® Listeria NextDay™ MediaBox - only available in US 20 L
10001464 RapidChek® Listeria NextDay™ PUR-Blue™ DUO Sampler 100 pieces
10001418 RapidChek® Listeria NextDay™ Test Kit + PUR-BlueTM Duo Swab Sampler 5 Tests + 5 Samplers
10001693 RapidChek® Listeria NextDay™ Test Kit + PUR-BlueTM Duo Swab Sampler 45 Tests + 45 Samplers

1AOAC approved

Item No. Product Quantity
Accessories
10002660 Test tube rack for 12 mm tubes, 72 positions 1 piece
10002735 Cluster tube rack, 96 positions (suitable for 10002728) 1 piece
10002556 Heat block, insert for 12 tubes (required for 10002570) 1 piece
10002558 Heat block, insert for 24 tubes (required for 10002572) 1 piece
10002728 Heat block, insert for 48 cluster tubes/rack (required for 10002572) 1 piece
10002581 Balance, 400 g x 0.1 g, 110 V 1 piece
10002570 Dry bath, heat block (Listeria boil step) 110 V 1 piece
10002572 Dry bath, double heat block (Listeria boil step for combs) 110 V 1 piece
10002619 Stir plate 110 V 1 piece
10002290 Environmental Sampling Sponges Pack of 100 sponges
10002289 Environmental Sampling Swabs Pack of 1000 swabs
10003802 Sampling Sponge with Neutralizing Buffer 200 pieces
10001765 Sampling Swab with Neutralizing Buffer 160 pieces

 

RapidChek

RapidChek® 

Listeria

The RapidChek® Listeria test system offers a single-step enrichment media to enable fast and accurate Listeria environmental detection. The simple preparation of enrichment media without autoclaving enables a fast and flexible test planning.

Time to result: 40 - 48 hours

Certification and Approvals

AOAC AOAC RI

Approved matrices include: stainless steel, rubber, plastic and painted concrete

Click on the item numbers below for more information.

Item No. Product Quantity
RapidChek® Listeria System1
10001364 RapidChek® Listeria Environmental System 90 Tests
10001697 RapidChek® Listeria Environmental Test Kit with Media Pouches  45 Tests
10001392 RapidChek® Listeria MediaBox™ - only available in US 5 L
10001394 RapidChek® Listeria MediaBox™ - only available in US 10 L
10001395 RapidChek® Listeria MediaBox™ - only available in US 20 L

1AOAC approved

Item No. Product Quantity
Accessories
10002660 Test tube rack for 12 mm tubes, 72 positions 1 piece
10002735 Cluster tube rack, 96 positions (suitable for 10002728) 1 piece
10002556 Heat block, insert for 12 tubes (required for 10002570) 1 piece
10002558 Heat block, insert for 24 tubes (required for 10002572) 1 piece
10002728 Heat block, insert for 48 cluster tubes/rack (required for 10002572) 1 piece
10002581 Balance, 400 g x 0.1 g, 110 V 1 piece
10002570 Dry bath, heat block (Listeria boil step) 110 V 1 piece
10002572 Dry bath, double heat block (Listeria boil step for combs) 110 V 1 piece
10002619 Stir plate 110 V 1 piece
10002290 Environmental Sampling Sponges Pack of 100 sponges
10002289 Environmental Sampling Swabs Pack of 1000 swabs
10003802 Sampling Sponge with Neutralizing Buffer 200 pieces
10001765 Sampling Swab with Neutralizing Buffer 160 pieces
RapidChek

RapidChek® 

SELECTTM Salmonella

RapidChek® SELECTTM Salmonella test kits combine the patented primary phage media with a highly productive secondary enrichment and a latest generation lateral flow device with a proprietary antibody mix for fast, accurate and simple environmental Salmonella detection.

Time to result: 22 - 30 hours (processing environment) 32 - 44 hours (farm environment)

Certification and Approvals

AOAC AOAC RI

NPIP Logo NPIP

Click on the item numbers below for more information.

Item No. Product Quantity
RapidChek® SELECTTM Salmonella 1,3
10001386 RapidChek® SELECT™ Salmonella Environmental System 400 Tests

1AOAC approved
3NPIP approved

Item No. Product Quantity
Accessories
10002660 Test tube rack for 12 mm tubes, 72 positions 1 piece
10002667 Stomacher bag rack, 10 positions 1 piece
10002581 Balance, 400 g x 0.1 g, 110 V 1 piece
10002619 Stir plate 110 V 1 piece
10002290 Environmental Sampling Sponges Pack of 100 sponges
10002289 Environmental Sampling Swabs Pack of 1000 swabs
10003802 Sampling Sponge with Neutralizing Buffer 200 pieces
10001765 Sampling Swab with Neutralizing Buffer 160 pieces

 

RapidChek

RapidChek® 

SELECTTM Salmonella Enteritidis

The RapidChek® SELECT™ SE test is one of the first FDA awarded Test Method Equivalent and AOAC approved commercially available, rapid, sero-specific assay. It uses the same proprietary media system as the RapidChek® SELECT™ Salmonella test kit. The difference is made by the highly specific Salmonella serogroup D1 antibody on the lateral flow device.

Time to result: 32 - 44 hours (depending on the analyzed sample)

Certification and Approvals

AOAC AOAC RI

 FDA Method Equivalent

Click on the item numbers below for more information.

Item No. Product Quantity
RapidChek® SELECTTM Salmonella Enteritidis 1,4
10001396 RapidChek® SELECT™ Salmonella Enteritidis Test Kit 50 Tests
10001714 RapidChek® SELECT™ Salmonella Enteritidis Test Kit with Media Pouches 50 Tests
10001715 RapidChek® SELECT™ Salmonella Enteritidis Food Sample Pack with Media  5 Tests
10001398 RapidChek® SELECT™ Salmonella Enteritidis Environmental Swab System  250 Tests
10001399 RapidChek® SELECT™ Salmonella Enteritidis Egg Test System 250 Tests
10001380 RapidChek® SELECT™ Salmonella Primary Media (makes 25 L) 500 g
10001382 RapidChek® SELECT™ Salmonella Primary Media Supplement (makes 25 L) 0.250 L
10001381 RapidChek® SELECT™ Salmonella Secondary Media (makes 0.135 L) 10 g

1AOAC approved
4FDA equivalency

Item No. Product Quantity
Accessories
10002661 Test tube rack for 15 mm tubes, 72 positions 1 piece
10002667 Stomacher bag rack, 10 positions 1 piece
10002581 Balance, 400 g x 0.1 g, 110 V 1 piece
10002619 Stir plate 110 V 1 piece
10002290 Environmental Sampling Sponges Pack of 100 sponges
10002289 Environmental Sampling Swabs Pack of 1000 swabs
10003802 Sampling Sponge with Neutralizing Buffer 200 pieces
10001765 Sampling Swab with Neutralizing Buffer 160 pieces

 

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