Standard Technical reports · SIS-CEN/TR 15215-3:2006

Characterization of sludges - Detection and enumeration of Salmonella spp. in sludges, soils, soil improvers, growing media and biowastes - Part 3: Presence/absence method by liquid enrichment in peptone-novobiocin medium followed by Rapport-Vassiliadis

Status: Valid

This part of the CEN Technical Report specifies a presence/absence procedure to detect Salmonella spp using a four-stage presence/absence method in up to 50g (wet weight) sample. The method has a limit of detection of approximately 10 cfu/50 g wet weight sludge. NOTE The objective is to cover untreated and treated sludges, soils, soil improvers, growing media and biowastes.


Other (07.100.99) Liquid wastes, sludge (13.030.20)

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Language: English

Written by: SIS - Miljö och energi

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Article no: STD-44826

Edition: 1

Approved: 3/15/2006

No of pages: 16