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Listeria Testing of Food

Tuesday, 23 February 2021

Biotech Laboratories to maintain present price structure

Monday, 30 March 2020
Maintain present pricing structure View article

Easter and QLD School Holidays

Wednesday, 25 March 2020

COVID-19 update

Monday, 23 March 2020

Sampling requirements 2019/20

Tuesday, 21 January 2020
Sampling is to be performed by your staff and is out of the control of Biotech Laboratories. Please ensure your staff is informed of the following requirements. All documents referred to are available from the laboratory. When sampling, it essential that you do the following: View article

Client Acceptable Sample Storage Times

Tuesday, 21 January 2020
The standard to which all NATA accredited laboratories must meet, AS ISO/IEC 17025, has been reviewed and reissued. This 2018 version requires the following: View article

NSW Legionella Regulations set to change in 2017

Tuesday, 21 January 2020
On Friday 1st December 2017, the NSW Health Minister introduced regulations requiring: Monthly testing for Legionella and Heterotrophic Colony Count (HCC) of all cooling tower systems in NSW from 1 J View article

ADA Guidelines for Infection Control

Tuesday, 21 January 2020
Most dental unit waterlines contain biofilm, which acts as a reservoir of microbial contamination. Biofilm in dental unit waterlines may be a source of known pathogens. Waterlines must be cleaned and disinfected in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions. View article