Aerobic Plate Count (APC) - Food & Beverage Testing / Food Microbiology
EMSL Analytical, Inc.
Laboratory Services
  Services - Food & Beverage Testing / Food Microbiology

Aerobic Plate Count (APC)

 
Advanced Search  
 

Category: Food & Beverage Testing
Sub Category: Food Microbiology
Test: Aerobic Plate Count (APC)

Description:

This test results in an enumeration of the total Aerobic Bacterial population of a sample. No bacterial identifications are made, however the resulting CFU (colony forming unit) can be applied to internal acceptance criteria for a product or Environmental HACCP samples. This is also a useful test to gauge freshness of a product or validate sanitation procedures.

 

50g minimum sample is recommended. Environmental surface samples can also be analyzed.

 

EMSL Test Code: F102

 

Sample retention time – 30 days, unless highly perishable



Click here for the previous page






















 © Copyright 2014 EMSL Analytical, Inc. All rights reserved Quality Laboratory Services Since 1981 East Coast 1-800-220-3675, West Coast 1-866-798-1089