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Column: Methodology used to test water for bacteria woefully outdated

  • Rick H. Bennett, Ph.D., is president of Applied Life Sciences LLC in Honaunau.

Current methods using indicator bacteria for testing recreation waters for microbial safety are antiquated and replete with false positives and false negatives. Read more

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