ERIC Number: ED209115
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Bacteriological Methods in Water Quality Control Programs. Training Manual.
Office of Water Program Operations (EPA), Cincinnati, OH. National Training and Operational Technology Center.
This training manual presents material on basic bacteriological laboratory procedures as required by Federal Register Water Quality Guidelines. Course topics include: characteristics, occurrences, and significance of bacterial indicators of pollution; bacteriological water quality standards and criteria; collection and handling of samples; laboratory test procedures; and data analysis. The material is designed for students who can perform basic bacteriological laboratory procedures such as simple inoculations, transfers, weighings, and related skills. Chapters include reading materials and laboratory activities. (CO)
Descriptors: Bacteriology, Data Analysis, Environmental Standards, Laboratory Procedures, Postsecondary Education, Water Pollution, Water Resources
EPA Instructional Resources Center, 1200 Chambers Rd., 3rd Floor, Columbus, OH 43212 ($1.00 plus $0.03 per page).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Water Program Operations (EPA), Cincinnati, OH. National Training and Operational Technology Center.