ASTM International - ASTM F838-05
Standard Test Method for Determining Bacterial Retention of Membrane Filters Utilized for Liquid Filtration
|Publication Date:||1 January 2005|
1.1 This test method determines the bacterial retention characteristics of membrane filters for liquid filtration using Pseudomonas diminuta as the challenge organism. This test may be employed to evaluate any membrane filter system used for liquid sterilization.
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