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Coliform Bacteria and H.P.C.

This test determines the bacterial safety of drinking water for coliform bacteria as well as Heterotrophic Plate Count, an additional sanitary analysis performed to determine the quality of drinking water.

Sampling Instructions:

Remove the aerator from the faucet head, wipe the faucet head with a dilute bleach solution, inside and out. Run water for two minutes. Collect sample in Biomarine approved sterile container, taking care not to touch the inside of the container or the faucet head after sterilization.