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The Microbiology Department of the Ghana Standards Authority is an ISO/IEC 17025 accredited laboratory providing quality service to its customers with the aim of ensuring product safety, compliance with quality specifications and regulatory requirements. We are committed to providing quality laboratory test results through rapid turnaround time,outstanding technical support and personalised customer service.

The Microbiology Laboratory is specialised in conducting microbiological analysis on the following products:

  • Food and Agricultural products
  • Drinks
  • Pharmaceutical products
  • Herbal preparations
  • Water
  • Environmental swabs
  • Cosmetics and Disinfectants

Parameters tested

  • Aerobic Plate Count
  • Colifoms
  • Faecal colifoms
  • E.coli
  • Salmonella
  • Staphylococcus aureus
  • Yeasts/moulds
  • Bacillus cereus
  • Streptococus faecalis
  • Pseudomonas aeruginosa
  • Clostridium Perfringens
  • Vibrio paraheamolyticus
  • Psychotrophs
  • Efficacy of disinfectants
  • Fungal resistance to paints and tile adhesives
  • Sterilty testing
  • Mycological test