ASTM D4249-83(2005)

    Standard Test Method for Enumeration of Candida albicans in Water (Withdrawn 2013)

    Withdrawn Standard: ASTM D4249-83(2005) | Developed by Subcommittee: D19.24

    WITHDRAWN, NO REPLACEMENT


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    Withdrawn Rationale:

    This test method covers the detection and enumeration of the yeast Candida albicans in raw sewage, waste waters, and natural waters.

    Formerly under the jurisdiction of Committee D19 on Water, this test method was withdrawn in June 2013. This standard is being withdrawn without replacement due to its limited use by industry.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This test method covers the detection and enumeration of the yeast Candida albicans in raw sewage, waste waters, and natural waters.

    1.2 It is the responsibility of the analyst to determine if this test method yields satisfactory results in waters of other matrices.

    This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use. For a specific hazard statement, see Section .



    2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    ASTM Standards

    D1129 Terminology Relating to Water

    D1193 Specification for Reagent Water

    D3870 Practice for Establishing Performance Characteristics for Colony Counting Methods in Microbiology (Withdrawn 2000)

    E200 Practice for Preparation, Standardization, and Storage of Standard and Reagent Solutions for Chemical Analysis


    DOI: 10.1520/D4249-83R05

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