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Characterization of heterotrophic plate count (HPC) bacteria from biofilm and bulk water samples from the Potchefstroom drinking water distribution system
(North-West University, 2009)
The presence of heterotrophic plate count (HPC) bacteria in drinking water distribution systems is usually not considered harmful to the general consumer. However, precautions must be taken regarding the immunocompromised. ...
Microbial drinking water quality of selected rural, peri-urban and urban communities and schools in the North West Province, South Africa
(North-West University, 2007)
Safe drinking water is a basic human right. This study mainly focused on the physico-chemical and microbiological drinking water quality of selected rural, peri-urban and urban communities and schools in the ...
Molecular Profiling of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria and Genes in Raw and Drinking Water
(North-West University (South Africa), 2018)
Antibiotic resistant bacteria and antibiotic resistant determinants are regarded as emerging public health threats in drinking water systems. Heterotrophic Plate Count bacteria in distribution pipes are used as direct ...