ASTM International - ASTM D4249-83(1998)
Standard Test Method for Enumeration of Candida albicans in Water
|Publication Date:||10 December 1998|
|ICS Code (Examination of biological properties of water):||13.060.70|
1.1 This test method covers the detection and enumeration of the yeast Candida albicans in raw sewage, waste waters, and natural waters.
1.2 It is the responsibility of the analyst to determine if this test method yields satisfactory results in waters of other matrices.
1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use. For a specific hazard statement, see Section 9.