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Environmental Sampling and Analytical Methods (ESAM) Program

Procedures for the Recovery of Legionella from the Environment


U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 2005. “Procedures for the Recovery of Legionella from the Environment.” Atlanta, GA: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).


Analytical Protocol


EPA’s Selected Analytical Methods for Environmental Remediation and Recovery (SAM) lists this method for preparation of aerosol samples for the analysis of Legionella pneumophila.

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