BCS Laboratories routinely analyzes a wide variety of environmental and food matrices for many bacterial pathogens.  These include the following below:

Aerobic spore former count and Heterotrophic Plate Count (HPC)

Quanti-Tray and Quanti-Tray/2000: Enzyme based methodologies detect both total coliforms and E. coli simultaneously; Colilert Standard Methods 9223 B (Enzyme Substrate) 

Bacillus cereus 

Campylobacter jejuni

Clostridium perfringens 

Enterococci Count (MF and MPN)

Total  Coliforms (MF and MPN)

Fecal Coliforms (MF and MPN)

Fecal Streptococcus (MPN and MF)

E. coli (EPA 1603)

Hemorrhagic Escherichia coli 

Iron/sulfur bacteria detection

Legionella pneumophila 

Listeria monocytogenes 

Psuedomonas aeruginosa 



Standard Plate Count (THPC) 

Staphylococcus aureus 

Total Coliforms (MPN) 

Total Coliforms (MF) 

Total Coliforms (mug) 

Total Yeasts and Molds 

Vibrio cholerae