Description of the programme

These interlaboratory comparisons (AGLAE's programme ‘30’) in public drinking waters, non-atypical natural mineral waters, swimming pool waters, waters for whirlpool baths, waters for multi-jet showers and healthcare waters are provided in the frame of:
  • accreditation scopes related to microbiological analyses in distribution waters, swimming pool waters... (check AGLAE's accreditation - Cofrac No. 1-1664)
  • approvals issued by Ministries of Health

Number of tests
Number of participants
check the annex
Accreditation of the programme
yes for all the parameters
Cost of the programme*
744 € excl. VAT
Date of the tests
check the annex (register up to one month before distribution)
* For laboratories internationally, shipping costs are extra

List of parameters

Culturable micro-organisms at 22°C (TVC at 22°C) and at 36°C (TVC at 36°C) - poor plate method, coliform bacteria*, Escherichia coli*, intestinal enterococci, spores of sulfite-reducing anaerobes

* coliform bacteria, Escherichia coli : parameters compatible with the ISO 9308-1 (2000), ISO 9308-1 (2014), ISO 9308-2 (2012) and ISO 9308-2 (2014) standards