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WCMUC - A Resource Group

World Collaborative Microtox Users Council (WCMUC) is a resource group consisting of members from various industrial, commercial, private, educational, and government laboratories and organizations. This group began as a Western Canadian group and has expanded to have membership throughout the world.

The group is dedicated to proficiency and excellence in Microtox® toxicity testing.

Upcoming dates of interest:

Next Round Robin analysis:

Samples to be shipped week of September 15, 2014
Samples to be analyzed October 2-3, 2014
Data to be reported October 14, 2014

Download Reporting Form (excel spreadsheet)

Next meeting: November 6, 2014 starting at 10 a.m. Maxxam 9331 48 St. Edmonton

minutes of Spring 2014 meeting

Of interest:

ERCB Directive 050: Drilling Waste Management (May 2, 2012) (pdf version)

Microtox Bibliography by Application (pdf version)

Laboratory Protocols for Testing Drilling Wastes and Receiving Soils (pdf version)

Effect of Microtox Reagent Reconstitution Age on the Variability of Analytical Results from the Microtox Assay (pdf report) As published in Proceedings of 26th Annual Aquatic Toxicity Workshop (1999) (pdf)

WCMUC Standard Procedure for Microtox Analysis (pdf version)


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