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Microbiology Testing

WBA Analytical Laboratories provide a wide array of microbiology testing applications for food products, pet foods, and sanitation monitoring for processing, food service, or retail locations.

  • Quantitative Microbiology
  • Pathogen Detection
  • Shelf-life Studies
  • Molecular Typing
  • Live Production Serology
  • Consumer Relations Testing
  • Sanitation Monitoring
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Alphabetical List of Routine Microbiological Testing

Analysis Analysis Methodology ISO 17025 Accredited Springdale Wilkesboro
Anaerobe APC Mod of AOAC OMA 990.12 yes --
APC (Petrifilm) AOAC 990.12, AOAC 986.33, AOAC 989.10 yes
APC @20C (Petrifilm) Mod of AOAC OMA 990.12 yes --
Bacillus cereus BAM Chapter 14: Bacillus cereus; Compendium: Chapter 32 yes
Bacillus Species Internal Method no -- --
Biochemical ID (Micro ID) MLG Ch 8; AOAC OMA 989.12 yes --
Biochemical ID (VITEK) MLG Ch 8, AOAC 2012.02, 2011.17, RI080801 + yes --
Campylobacter (cefex) USDA/FSIS Recommended Method yes
Campylobacter (PCR) AOAC RI 100201 yes --
Campylobacter Enumeration USDA/FSIS Recommended Method yes --
Clos. Perfringens BAM Manual Ch 16, AOAC 976.30 yes
Coliforms (Petrifilm) AOAC 991.14, AOAC 986.33, AOAC 989.10 yes
Coliforms, Total/Fecal AOAC OMA 991.15 yes --
Coliforms/E. coli (Petrifilm) AOAC OMA 998.08, 991.14 yes
E. coli O157 (BAX) AOAC RI 050501 yes
STEC (Real-time BAX) AOAC RI 091301 yes --
E. coli O157:H7 (Real-time BAX) AOAC RI 031002 yes
E. coli O157 (VIDAS ECPT) AOAC RI 060903 yes --
E. coli O157:H7 Confirmation Modification of MLG 5.05: Detection, Isolation and Identification of Escherichia coli O157:H7 from Meat Products yes --
Enterobacteriaceae (Petrifilm) AOAC 2003.01 yes --
Lactobacilli Difco (MRS Agar); CCFRA 14.1 yes --
Listeria Confirmation MLG Ch 8 yes
Listeria MPN BAM Manual Ch10 yes --
Listeria sp. & LM (BAX) AOAC RI 030502 & RI 070202 yes
Listeria sp. (VIDAS) USDA/FSIS Recommended Method; AOAC 999.06 yes
Listeria sp. (BioRad) AOAC RI 090701 yes
Pseudomonas Oxoid Pseudomonas Agar w/CFC Sup, CCFRA 9.1 yes
Psychrotrophic APC Mod of AOAC OMA 990.13 yes --
Salmonella (BioRad) AOAC RI 010803 yes
Salmonella (BAX) AOAC RI 100201 yes
Salmonella (VIDAS SPT) AOAC 2013.01 yes
Salmonella Confirmation BAM Manual Ch 5; MLG Ch 5 yes
Salmonella MPN Modification of MLG App 2.03 no -- --
Staph aureus (Petrifilm) AOAC OMA 2003.07, 2003.11 yes
Total Chlorine mg/L Hach Colorimeter no
Yeast and Mold (Petrifilm) AOAC OMA 997.02 yes
Yeast and Mold (Rapid Petrifilm) AOAC RI 121301 yes