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New Water Quality Standards for the 4th Quarter 2014

Kyle Bach

Document Center Inc. is pleased to announce that the following New Standards on Water Quality are now available:


  • ASTM C478, 2014 Edition, Standard Specification for Precast Reinforced Concrete Manhole Sections
  • ASTM C478M, 2014 Edition, Standard Specification for Precast Reinforced Concrete Manhole Sections (Metric)
  • ASTM D511, 2014 Edition, Standard Test Methods for Calcium and Magnesium In Water
  • ASTM D1886, 2014 Edition, Standard Test Methods for Nickel in Water
  • ASTM D5490, 1993 Edition Reapproved in 2014 with an Editorial Correction, Standard Guide for Comparing Groundwater Flow Model Simulations to Site-Specific Information
  • ASTM D5259, 2014 Edition, Standard Test Method for Isolation and Enumeration of Enterococci from Water by the Membrane Filter Procedure
  • ASTM D6503, 2014 Edition, Standard Test Method for Enterococci in Water Using Enterolert
  • ASTM E1192, 1997 Edition Reapproved in 2014, Standard Guide for Conducting Acute Toxicity Tests on Aqueous Ambient Samples and Effluents with Fishes, Macroinvertebrates, and Amphibians
  • ASTM E2727, 2010 Edition with an Editorial Correction, Standard Practice for Assessment of Rainwater Quality
  • BS 6068-6.14, Withdrawn and replaced by BS ISO 5667-14, Water quality. Sampling. Guidance on quality assurance of environmental water sampling and handling
  • BS EN ISO 9308-1, 2014 Edition, Water quality. Enumeration of Escherichia coli and coliform bacteria. Membrane filtration method for waters with low bacterial background flora
  • BS EN 15074, 2014 Edition, Chemicals used for treatment of swimming pool water. Ozone
  • BS ISO 5667-14, 2014 Edition, Water quality. Sampling. Guidance on quality assurance and quality control of environmental water sampling and handling
  • DIN EN 12873-1, 2014 Edition, Influence of materials on water intended for human consumption – Influence due to migration – Part 1: Test method for factory-made products made from or incorporating organic or glassy (porcelain/vitreous/enamel) materials (English language edition)
  • ISO 5667-14, 2nd Edition, Water quality – Sampling – Part 14: Guidance on quality assurance and quality control of environmental water sampling and handling



For more standards like these, please see our Document Center List of Standards on Water Quality.  This page has a series of links to the various sub-sections for this topic.

And you’ll also want to take a look at my previous postings:






And one last note:  For a review of the new ISO 5667-14 2nd Edition noted above, please see my StandardsForum.com posting today:  New ISO 5667-14 2nd Edition on Collecting Water Samples