Freshwater Nutrient Media
Only fix when about to use. DO NOT pre mix and store. KEEP in freezer until ready to mix. Freeze at – 4 ͨ or for longer periods at – 20 ͨ .
This is for freshwater phytoplankton / microalgae culture media.
MLA medium, according to the description of this media by Bolch & Blackburn (1996).
+ 1 Part A (1 x) 1ml to 1 litre
+ 2 Part B (0.5 x) 2ml to 1 litre
+ 1 Part C (1 x) 1ml to 1 litre
Part A: Mg2+, Ca2+, Mn2+, Cu2+, Zn2+, Co2+, Na+, Cl–, SO42- & , NO3–;
Part B:Na+, K+,PO43-,HCO3-, BO33-,MoO42+,SO42-.
Part C:Fe3+, Cl–, Na+, EDTA.
Plus: Vitamins (Thiamine-HCl, Biotin & B12).
Product Conditioning: Parts A, B & C are gamma-irradiated, while the vitamin mix (Part D) 0.2 micron filtered