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New Microbiology Standards for the 2nd Quarter 2015

Kyle Bach

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


  • ASTM E1428, 2015a Edition, Standard Test Method for Evaluating the Performance of Antimicrobials in or on Polymeric Solids Against Staining by Streptomyce species (A Pink Stain Organism)
  • ASTM F665, 2009 Edition Reapproved in 2015, Standard Classification for Vinyl Chloride Plastics Used in Biomedical Application
  • ASTM F838, 2015 Edition, Standard Test Method for Determining Bacterial Retention of Membrane Filters Utilized for Liquid Filtration
  • BS EN ISO 16649-3, 2015 Edition, Microbiology of the food chain. Horizontal method for the enumeration of beta-glucuronidase-positive Escherichia coli. Detection and most probable number technique using 5-bromo-4-chloro-3-indolyl- ß-D-glucuronide
  • ISO 16649-3, 1st Edition, Microbiology of the food chain – Horizontal method for the enumeration of beta-glucuronidase-positive Escherichia coli – Part 3: Detection and most probable number technique using 5-bromo-4-chloro-3-indolyl-D-glucuronide
  • ISO 17728, 1st Edition, Microbiology of the food chain – Sampling techniques for microbiological analysis of food and feed samples


For more standards on this topic, please see our Document Center List of Standards on Microbiology and it’s links.