What is the scope and application of the pathoscreen medium (method 8506)?

Document ID

Document ID TE1146

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Version 2.0

Status

Status Published

Published Date

Published Date 27/05/2017
Question
What is the scope and application of the pathoscreen medium (method 8506)?
Summary
Method 8506 is for the detection of hydrogen sulfide producing bacteria.
Answer
For the detection of hydrogen sulfide producing bacteria including Salmonella, Citrobacter, Proteus, Edwardsiella and Klebsiella (so spp.) in drinking water, surface water and recreational water.