HPB Methods for the Microbiological Analysis of Foods
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|Identification Number||Title||Date Issued|
|Disclaimer||Disclaimer for the Compendium of Analytical Methods||January 2005|
|MFHPB-01||Determination of Commercial Sterility and the Presence of Viable Microorganisms in Canned Foods||March 2001|
|Supplement to the Method MFHPB-01||October 2001|
|MFHPB-02||Method for the Direct Microscopic Examination of Foods in Hermetically Sealed Containers||October 2006|
|MFHPB-03||Determination of the pH of Foods including Foods in Hermetically Sealed Containers||July 2014|
|MFHPB-04||Method to Measure the Internal Pressure (Negative or Positive) of Foods in Hermetically Sealed Rigid Containers||February 2003|
|MFHPB-05||Method for the Determination of Micro-leaks in Hermetically Sealed Metal and Glass Container||May 2003|
|MFHPB-06||Method for Examination and Evaluation of Hermetically Sealed Metal Cans and Glass Container||February 2003|
|MFHPB-07||Isolation of Listeria monocytogenes and other Listeria spp. from Foods and Environmental Samples using Palcam Broth||November 2012|
|MFHPB-10||Isolation of Escherichia coli O157:H7/NM from foods and environmental surface samples||July 2017|
|MFHPB-16||Detection of Clostridium botulinum and its Toxins in Suspect Foods and Clinical Specimens||March 2009|
|MFHPB-17||Enumeration of Coliforms in Foods by the Hydrophobic Grid-Membrane Filter (HGMF) Method||March 2001|
|MFHPB-18||Determination of the Aerobic Colony Counts in Foods||September 2020|
|MFHPB-19||Enumeration of Coliforms, Faecal Coliforms and of E. coli in Foods using the MPN Method||April 2002|
|MFHPB-20||Isolation and Identification of Salmonella from Food and Environmental Samples||March 2009|
|MFHPB-21||Enumeration of Staphylococcus aureus in Foods||September 2005|
|MFHPB-21Suppl||Supplement to Method MFHPB-21||October 2020|
|MFHPB-22||Enumeration of Yeasts and Moulds in Foods||April 2018|
|MFHPB-23||Enumeration of Clostridium perfringens in Foods||June 2015|
|MFHPB-24||Detection of Salmonella spp. in Foods by the VIDAS® SLMTM Method||September 2017|
|MFHPB-26||Enumeration of Escherichia coli in Foods by the Hydrophobic Grid-Membrane Filter (HGMF) Method||March 2001|
|MFHPB-27||Enumeration of Escherichia coli in Foods by a Direct Plating (DP) Method||October 2012|
|MFHPB-28||Enumeration of Escherichia coli in Foods by a Direct Plating (DP) Method||March 2016|
|MFHPB-29||Detection of Listeria spp. In Foods and Environmental Samples by the VIDAS Listeria™ Method||March 2012|
|MFHPB-30||Isolation of Listeria monocytogenes and other Listeria spp. from foods and environmental samples||February 2011|
|MFHPB-31||Determination of Coliforms in Foods Using Violet Red Bile Agar||March 2001|
|MFHPB-32||Enumeration of Yeast and Mould in Food Products and Food Ingredients Using 3M™ Petrifilm™ Yeast and Mold Count Plates||March 2003|
|MFHPB-33||Enumeration of Total Aerobic Bacteria in Food Products and Food Ingredients Using 3M™ Petrifilm™ Aerobic Count Plates||April 2015|
|MFHPB-34||Enumeration of Escherichia coli and Coliforms in Food Products and Food Ingredients Using 3M™ Petrifilm™ E. coli Count Plates||July 2016|
|MFHPB-35||Enumeration of Coliforms in Food Products and Food Ingredients Using 3M™ Petrifilm™ Coliform Count Plates||February 2001|
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