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  • BS EN ISO 5667-16:2017 (published 2017-07)

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    Water quality. Sampling Guidance on biotesting of samples

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  11-07-2017

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 General guidance regarding test design
    5 Evaluation
    6 Sampling and transportation
    7 Pre-treatment
    8 Apparatus and equipment
    9 Impairment of test performance
    10 Preparation of stock solutions and test batches
    11 Quality assurance for biotesting
    12 Reporting

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    Provides practical guidance on sampling, pre-treatment, performance and evaluation of environmental samples in the context of performing biological tests.

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    Committee EH/3/6
    Development Note Supersedes 97/560727 DC. (10/2005) Supersedes 16/30310940 DC & BS 6068-6.16(1998). (07/2017)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    ISO 13829:2000 Water quality Determination of the genotoxicity of water and waste water using the umu-test
    ISO/IEC 17025:2005 General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories
    ISO 11074:2015 Soil quality — Vocabulary
    ISO 20079:2005 Water quality Determination of the toxic effect of water constituents and waste water on duckweed (Lemna minor) Duckweed growth inhibition test
    ISO 19458:2006 Water quality Sampling for microbiological analysis
    ISO 14442:2006 Water quality Guidelines for algal growth inhibition tests with poorly soluble materials, volatile compounds, metals and waste water
    ISO 5667-15:2009 Water quality Sampling Part 15: Guidance on the preservation and handling of sludge and sediment samples
    ISO 10872:2010 Water quality Determination of the toxic effect of sediment and soil samples on growth, fertility and reproduction of Caenorhabditis elegans (Nematoda)
    ISO 11885:2007 Water quality Determination of selected elements by inductively coupled plasma optical emission spectrometry (ICP-OES)
    ISO 5667-14:2014 Water quality Sampling Part 14: Guidance on quality assurance and quality control of environmental water sampling and handling
    ISO 17126:2005 Soil quality Determination of the effects of pollutants on soil flora Screening test for emergence of lettuce seedlings (Lactuca sativa L.)
    ISO 5667-19:2004 Water quality Sampling Part 19: Guidance on sampling of marine sediments
    ISO 5667-3:2012 Water quality Sampling Part 3: Preservation and handling of water samples
    ISO 15088:2007 Water quality Determination of the acute toxicity of waste water to zebrafish eggs (Danio rerio)
    ISO 5667-1:2006 Water quality Sampling Part 1: Guidance on the design of sampling programmes and sampling techniques
    ISO 10993-12:2012 Biological evaluation of medical devices Part 12: Sample preparation and reference materials
    ISO/TR 15462:2006 Water quality Selection of tests for biodegradability
    ISO 10253:2016 Water quality — Marine algal growth inhibition test with Skeletonema sp. and Phaeodactylum tricornutum
    ISO/TS 20281:2006 Water quality Guidance on statistical interpretation of ecotoxicity data
    ISO 15473:2002 Soil quality Guidance on laboratory testing for biodegradation of organic chemicals in soil under anaerobic conditions
    ISO 16133:2004 Soil quality Guidance on the establishment and maintenance of monitoring programmes
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