Escherichia coli

Specific identification and quantification of the
indicator organism Escherichia coli in wastewater samples


Item Number: 01130018

Lab analysis: detection of E. coli in wastewater

Specific analysis of wastewater samples (digested sludge, effluent, activated sludge) regarding Escherichia coli (E. coli) bacteria as indicator for fecal pollution. Analysis is carried out quantitatively.

Qualitative or quantitative detection?
Absolute quantitative detection

Which requirements are important?
Samples from wastewater treatment plant effluents, minimum 500 ml

Please request information regarding sampling and shipment of samples.


Additional services available for detection of pathogens in wastewater:
Rapid quantification of Clostridium perfringens
Quantification of Legionella in wastewater treatment plant discharges
Detection of Salmonella in wastewater samples

Your Advantages

  • specific detection of Escherichia coli

  • sample material: discharge of treatment plant

  • quantification

  • only living bacteria

  • short processing time