ASTM WK44960

    Revision of D4012 - 81(2009) Standard Test Method for Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP) Content of Microorganisms in Water

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    Active Standard: D4012 - 81(2009)

    Developed by Subcommittee: D19.24 | Committee D19 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale

    The STM s due for revision or reapproval. It was last edited in 1981. There has been considerable progress in ATP detection since that time.


    Adenosine triphosphate (ATP) content; ATP firefly method; Biomass; Filters/filter procedures--water testing; Microorganisms; Optical materials/properties/tests--water; Organic compounds--water; Pathogens--water; Photoluminescence; Sludge; Toxicity/toxicology--water environments; Wastewater testing/treatment; Waterborne sediment;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Frederick Passman

    Draft Under Development