ASTM International - ASTM E884-82(2001)

Standard Practice for Sampling Airborne Microorganisms at Municipal Solid-Waste Processing Facilities

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Organization: ASTM International
Publication Date: 1 January 2001
Status: historical
Page Count: 5
ICS Code (Solid wastes): 13.030.10
ICS Code (Installations and equipment for waste disposal and treatment): 13.030.40
scope:

1.1 This practice covers sampling of airborne microorganisms at municipal solid-waste processing facilities, hereafter referred to as facilities. Investigators should consult Practice D1357 for the general principles of conducting an air-sampling program.

1.2 This practice applies only to sampling airborne bacteria and fungi, not viruses. Since sampling airborne viruses is significantly more difficult than sampling bacteria and fungi, reliable methods of sampling viruses are not yet available.

Document History

November 1, 2012
Standard Practice for Sampling Airborne Microorganisms at Municipal Solid-Waste Processing Facilities (Withdrawn 2021)
5.1 Bacteria and fungi present in municipal solid wastes (as well as in other forms of waste) may become airborne as dusts during waste processing. Several investigations to determine the health...
February 1, 2006
Standard Practice for Sampling Airborne Microorganisms at Municipal Solid-Waste Processing Facilities
Bacteria and fungi present in municipal solid wastes (as well as in other forms of waste) may become airborne as dusts during waste processing. Several investigations to determine the health...
January 1, 2001
Standard Practice for Sampling Airborne Microorganisms at Municipal Solid-Waste Processing Facilities
1.1 This practice covers sampling of airborne microorganisms at municipal solid-waste processing facilities, hereafter referred to as facilities. Investigators should consult Practice D1357 for the...
ASTM E884-82(2001)
January 1, 2001
Standard Practice for Sampling Airborne Microorganisms at Municipal Solid-Waste Processing Facilities
1.1 This practice covers sampling of airborne microorganisms at municipal solid-waste processing facilities, hereafter referred to as facilities. Investigators should consult Practice D1357 for the...
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