Microbiological Analysis

Drinking Water
DESCRIPTIONMETHODTATHOLD TIMECONTAINER
Algae CountMicroscopy3-5 DayASAP100 mL sterile,  Na2S2O3
Algae Count and IdentificationMicroscopy3-5 DayASAP100 mL sterile,  Na2S2O3
Anaerobic Plate CountMod. SM 9215B3-5 Day24 HourSterile Container
Ascaris lumbricoides*SM 105503 Day**24 Hour1 - 4 L Bottle
Bacillus anthracisCDC-PRES. 1D2-3 DayASAPSterile Bottle or Swab Kit
Bacteria Count & StainMicroscopy7-10 DayN/AAgar Plate or Swab Kit
Clostridium perfringens, MFBisson et al., 19797-10 DayASAP100 mL sterile,  Na2S2O3
Coliform, Total (Colilert)SM 9223B2-3 Day30 Hour100 mL sterile,  Na2S2O3
Coliform, Total (MF)SM 9222B4-5 Day30 Hour100 mL sterile,  Na2S2O3
Coliform, Total (MPN)SM 9221B4-5 Day30 Hour100 mL sterile,  Na2S2O3
Common Large Tapeworm*SM 105503 Day**24 Hour1 - 4 L Bottle
Cryptosporidium*SM 9711B5-10 Day48 HourFilter
E. coli (MPN)SM 9221F4-5 Day6 Hour100 mL sterile,  Na2S2O3
E. coli (MON; Quanti-Tray)SM 9223B2-3 Day30 Hour100 mL sterile,  Na2S2O3
Entamoeba histolytica*SM 9711C5-7 Day48 HourFilter or 4 Liter Sterile Bottle
Enteric Virus - WaterSM 951045-60 Day48 HourFilter
Enterococcus speciesASTM D 65035-7 Day6 Hour100 mL sterile,  Na2S2O3
Fecal Coliform (MF)SM 9222D24 Hour6 Hour100 mL sterile,  Na2S2O3
Fecal Coliform (MPN)SM 9221E4-5 Day6 Hour100 mL sterile,  Na2S2O3
Fecal StreptococcusSM 9230B4-5 Day6 Hour100 mL sterile,  Na2S2O3
Giardia lamblia*SM 9711B5-10 Day48 HourFilter
Heterotrophic Plate CountSM 9215B3-5 Day8 Hour100 mL sterile,  Na2S2O3
Heterotrophic Plate Count (MF)SM 9215D3-5 Day8 Hour100 mL sterile,  Na2S2O3
Iron BacteriaSM 9240B7-10 Day24 Hour100 mL sterile,  Na2S2O3
Legionella pneumophilaSM 9260J15 Day24 Hour1 Liter, Na2SO3
Listeria monocytogenesAOAC 993/9925-7 DayASAP25 g / 25 mL or Swab Kit
Microscopic Particulate Analysis (MPA)EPA 910/9-92-0295-10 Day48 HourFilter
Mold CountCOM 177-10 DayASAP25 g / 25 mL
Naegleria fowleriELISA10 Day24 Hour1 L No preserve
Organism IDVaries10-15 DayASAp25 g / 25 mL or Agar plate
Pseudomonas aeruginosaSM 9213F5 Day24 Hour100 mL sterile,  Na2S2O3
Staphylococcus aureusAOAC 987.095 DayASAP24 g / 25 mL
Sulfate Reducing BacteriaSM 9240D30 Day24 Hour100 mL sterile,  Na2S2O3 - No head space
Water SuitabilitySM 902015-20 DayN/A1 Liter Plastic
Yeast & Mold - LiquidCOM 177-10 DayASAP25 mL

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