Quantitative analysis of E. coli

Wastewater samples are analyzed for the indicator organism Escherichia coli, including an absolute quantification

Item Number: 01130018

Quantitative lab analysis 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.

This service is also available as serviceplus.


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  • specific detection Escherichia coli
  • sample material: discharge of treatment plant
  • quantification
  • only living bacteria
  • short processing time