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    D 993 - 58 Standard Methods of Test for Sulfate-Reducing Bacteria in Industrial Water and Water Formed Deposits

    Published: Jan 1960

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    (a) These methods are intended for the detection of the presence of sulfate-reducing bacteria when present in deposits or industrial water samples and for estimation of the number of bacteria present. Two methods are given, as follows: (b) The referee method covers the preferred procedure for the detection and estimation of sulfate-reducing bacteria in industrial water samples. The non-referee method covers a procedure of greater simplicity and lesser precision than the referee method.

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    Committee D-19,

    Committee/Subcommittee: D19.03

    DOI: 10.1520/STP48536S

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