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CEN - EN ISO 8199

Water quality - General requirements and guidance for microbiological examinations by culture

active, Most Current
Organization: CEN
Publication Date: 1 November 2018
Status: active
Page Count: 66
ICS Code (Microbiology of water): 07.100.20
scope:

This document specifies requirements and gives guidance for performing the manipulations common to each culture technique for the microbiological examination of water, particularly the preparation of samples, culture media, and general apparatus and glassware, unless otherwise required in the specific standard. It also describes the various techniques available for detection and enumeration by culture and the criteria for determining which technique is appropriate.

This document is mainly intended for examinations for bacteria, yeasts and moulds, but some aspects are also applicable to bacteriophages, viruses and parasites. It excludes techniques not based on culturing microorganisms, such as polymerase chain reaction (PCR) methods.

Document History

EN ISO 8199
November 1, 2018
Water quality - General requirements and guidance for microbiological examinations by culture
This document specifies requirements and gives guidance for performing the manipulations common to each culture technique for the microbiological examination of water, particularly the preparation of...
October 1, 2007
Water quality - General guidance on the enumeration of microorganisms by culture
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