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Follow This Printable "Techie Check List" To Make Sure That Your Micro Session Goes Smoothly
Wash hands thoroughly and put on a lab coat prior to working
Sterilize work area with lysol both before and after working with bacteria, chemicals, etc.
Label all plates and bottles for easy idenitification
Take precautions to avoid any contamination of agar, bacteria, etc.
Exercise caution when handling hot agar bottles
Cover bottom of bacteria plates ¾ with agar and "swish" plates to completely cover bottom with agar
Dispose of all micro materials (bacteria plates, pipette tips, etc.) in biohazard bags