Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN ISO 14240-1:2011

Soil quality - Determination of soil microbial biomass - Part 1: Substrate-induced respiration method (ISO 14240-1:1997)

Status: Valid

Scope
This part of ISO 14240 specifies a method for estimating the active aerobic, heterotrophic microbial biomass in aerated agricultural and mineral soils.

Determination of the effects of chemicals on biomass is outside the scope of this part of ISO 14240.

Subjects

Biological properties of soils


Product information

Language: English

Written by: SIS - Miljö och energi

International title: Soil quality - Determination of soil microbial biomass - Part 1: Substrate-induced respiration method (ISO 14240-1:1997)

Article no: STD-80857

Edition: 1

Approved: 7/20/2011

No of pages: 20

Replaces: SS-ISO 14240-1