Standard scheme: recent trend analysis

This external quality assessment (EQA) scheme is suitable for laboratories that routinely test for a range of food-borne pathogens and indicator organisms.


Standard scheme: trend analysis

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The examinations covered are:

  • aerobic colony counts
  • Bacillus cereus
  • Campylobacter spp
  • Clostridium perfringens
  • Escherichia coli O157
  • Listeria monocytogenes
  • Listeria spp
  • Salmonella spp
  • Staphylococcus aureus
  • coliforms
  • enterobacteriaceae
  • Escherichia coli
Published 3 September 2014
Last updated 9 August 2018 + show all updates
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  6. Updated standard scheme: trend analysis for distribution 266.
  7. Standard scheme distribution 262 added for trend analysis.
  8. The Standard scheme: trend analysis April 2005 to October 2014 has been added.
  9. First published.