ISO 10872:2010 specifies a method for determining the toxicity of environmental samples on growth, fertility and reproduction of Caenorhabditis elegans. The method applies to contaminated whole fresh-water sediment (maximum salinity, 5 ‰), soil and waste, as well as to pore water, elutriates and aqueous extracts that were obtained from contaminated sediment, soil and waste.
Status: WithdrawnPublication date: 2010-06
Edition: 1Number of pages: 17
Technical Committee: ISO/TC 147/SC 5 Biological methods
- ICS :
- 13.060.70 Examination of biological properties of water
ISO 10872:2010Stage: 95.99
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