Culture Media & Supplies, Inc.

Culture Media & Supplies, Inc. is a certified* woman-owned small business. We are a manufacturer of standard and custom prepared culture media for QA / Microbiology. Prepared media is available in petri dishes: 100 x 15 mm mono plates, bi-plates, tri-plates, and quad-plates; 60 x 15 mm mono plates; 65 x 15 mm contact plates; and 150 x 15 mm large plates. Media in glass and plastic bottles, jars, tubes and slants is also available. We are also a distributor of dehydrated media in plastic bottles.

Quality Assurance

All products manufactured by Culture Media & Supplies are lot number and expiration date controlled. Each batch of media is produced in strict compliance with current GMP standards and tested for growth performance, pH and sterility using the NCCLS - Quality Control For Commercially Prepared Microbiological Culture Media; Approved Standard - Third Edition.

Ordering Information

Orders can be placed by calling 630.499.5000 between 8AM - 5PM central standard time; by faxing the order to 630.499.9900; or by e-mailing the order to . All orders normally ship within 3 - 5 business days.

If you don't see the media you want on our web site, please call or drop us a line.
We accept Visa, MasterCard, and American Express.

Shipping Information

All shipments are FOB shipping point. Plated and slanted culture media products require refrigeration. As a result, all shipments of these media outside a two day UPS ground shipping radius are shipped UPS Blue (2 day). Plated and slanted products are shipped on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. All bottle, jar and tubed media products (weather permitting), dehydrated media and lab supplies are shipped UPS ground. Freight charges are prepaid and added to the invoice.