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New Microbiology Standards for the 4th Quarter 2015

Kyle Bach

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


  • ASTM D4454, Withdrawn without replacement, Standard Test Method for Simultaneous Enumeration of Total and Respiring Bacteria in Aquatic Systems by Microscopy (Withdrawn 2015)
  • ASTM D5952, 2008 Edition Reaffirmed in 2015, Standard Guide for the Inspection of Water Systems for Legionella and the Investigation of Possible Outbreaks of Legionellosis (Legionnaires’ Disease or Pontiac Fever)
  • ASTM D6734, Withdrawn without replacement, Standard Test Method for Low Levels of Coliphages in Water (Withdrawn 2015)
  • ASTM D7463, 2015 Edition, Standard Test Method for Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP) Content of Microorganisms in Fuel, Fuel/Water Mixtures and Fuel Associated Water
  • ASTM E1326, 2015a Edition, Standard Guide for Evaluating Non-culture Microbiological Tests
  • ASTM F838, 2015a Edition, Standard Test Method for Determining Bacterial Retention of Membrane Filters Utilized for Liquid Filtration
  • BS EN ISO 18743, 2015 Edition, Microbiology of the food chain. Detection of Trichinella larvae in meat by artificial digestion method
  • BS EN ISO 29621, Corrigendum 2 for 2010 Edition, Cosmetics. Microbiology. Guidelines for the risk assessment and identification of microbiologically low-risk products
  • ISO 9252, Withdrawn without replacement, Synthetic rubber latex — Microbiological examination
  • ISO 10718, 3rd Edition, Cork stoppers – Characterization of a low-in-germs stopper, through the enumeration of colony-forming units of yeasts, moulds and bacteria, capable of both being extracted and growing in alcoholic medium
  • ISO 18416, 2nd Edition, Cosmetics – Microbiology – Detection of Candida albicans
  • ISO 18867, 1st Edition, Microbiology of the food chain – Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) for the detection of food-borne pathogens – Detection of pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica and Yersinia pseudotuberculosis
  • ISO 21150, 2nd Edition, Cosmetics – Microbiology – Detection of Escherichia coli
  • ISO 22717, 2nd Edition, Cosmetics – Microbiology – Detection of Pseudomonas aeruginosa
  • ISO 22718, 2nd Edition, Cosmetics – Microbiology – Detection of Staphylococcus aureus 


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

You can also take a look at my previous post: