Accession Number : AD0746226
Title : Microbiological Air Sampling in the Tropics.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. on test operations procedure.
Corporate Author : ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD
Report Date : 28 MAR 1971
Pagination or Media Count : 10
Abstract : The report describes a method for qualitatively and quantitatively estimating airborne microorganisms in a tropical environment. It identifies and describes facilities and equipment required. It provides procedures for calibration of airflow through membrane filter, air sampling, sample preparation, and microorganism counting and identification. (Author)
Descriptors : (*TROPICAL TESTS, SAMPLERS), (*MICROORGANISMS, SAMPLING), CALIBRATION, VACUUM PUMPS, ORIFICES, AIR FILTERS, COUNTING METHODS, PERIODIC VARIATIONS
Subject Categories : Microbiology
Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE