GRENADA BUREAU OF STANDARDS

STANDARDS MEAN QUALITY

 

Microbiology Laboratory

The Grenada Bureau of Standards Microbiology Laboratory provides a range of testing services geared at ensuring food and food derived products produced locally and imported are safe. The team of highly trained and experienced professionals is committed to producing accurate, reliable and timely results. To assure this commitment the laboratory uses strict quality control practices and methodologies. The laboratory provides the following services: 

 

 

 

Raw & Cooked Foods 

 

Total Aerobic Plate Count – total bacteria count 

 

Identification of microorganisms  

- Total Coliform 

- Faecal Coliform 

- E. coli 

- Salmonella 

- Staphylococcus aureus 

- Clostridium perfringens 

- Listeria Plate Count 

- Yeast & Mold 

 

 

 

Water

 

Heterotrophic Plate Count – total count of viable organisms

Identification of microorganisms

-Enterococcus

-Total Coliform

-Pseudomonas aeruginosa

-Faecal Coliform

- E. coli

 

Air Quality Analysis 

-Yeast & Mold – identification and/or quantification of yeast & mold from an environment