Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN ISO 5667-6:2016

Water quality - Sampling - Part 6: Guidance on sampling of rivers and streams (ISO 5667-6:2014)

Status: Valid

Scope
This part of ISO 5667 sets out the principles to be applied to the design of sampling programmes, sampling techniques, and the handling of water samples from rivers and streams for physical and chemical assessment.
It is not applicable to the sampling of estuarine or coastal waters nor for microbiological sampling.
NOTE 1 Procedures for microbiological sampling are given in ISO 19458.[10]
This part of ISO 5667 is neither applicable to the examination of sediment, suspended solids or biota, nor to dammed stretches of rivers or streams. Also, it is not applicable to passive sampling of surface waters (see ISO 5667-23).
NOTE 2 In cases where naturally occurring or artificially constructed dams result in the retention or storage of water for several days or more, the stretch of the river or stream should be considered as a standing water body. For sampling purposes, see ISO 5667-4.

Subjects

Water of natural resources Examination of water in general Examination of water for chemical substances Examination of physical properties of water


Product information

Language: English

Written by: SIS - Miljö och energi

International title: Water quality - Sampling - Part 6: Guidance on sampling of rivers and streams (ISO 5667-6:2014)

Article no: STD-8022748

Edition: 1

Approved: 10/5/2016

No of pages: 44