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Aerobic Mesophilic Bacteria, Yeast and Moulds

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1T06P / 1T1Q1 - 1T1Q0


Aerobic mesophilic bacteria, yeasts and moulds + Validation (to avoid false negative)


Tests are designed primarily to determine whether a product complies with SCCS and ISO 17516 or EP/BP <2.6.12><2.6.13><5.1.4> specification for microbiological quality


2 weeks for MABYM + report: 4 weeks, 3-5 weeks for validation + report: 6 weeks
Validation must be done before


Optimal: 100 g

Minimal: 10 g per test


ISO 21149 and ISO 16212

Or USP <61>

Or BP/EP <2.6.12>


This test relies on counting CFU on a non-selective agar.

The potential inhibition of microbial growth must be neutralized in order to allow detection of viable microorganisms.

A validation assay of the neutralization and the counting is required in order to comply with the standard.


GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) for cosmetics - ISO 22716

Production laboratory

  • Eurofins Pharma Quality Control (ACE), Les Ulis, FRANCE
  • Eurofins BioPharma Product Testing, Milan, ITALY
  • Eurofins BioPharma Product Testing Hamburg GmbH, Hamburg, GERMANY
  • Eurofins BioPharma Product Testing Munich GmbH, Planegg, GERMANY
  • Eurofins Product Testing, Cosmetics & Personal Care Spain
  • Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories, Dungarvan, IRELAND
  • Eurofins AMS Laboratories, Sydney, AUSTRALIA
  • Eurofins Experchem Laboratories Inc., Ontario, CANADA
  • Eurofins Polska, Malbork, POLAND
  • Eurofins Bel/Novamann s.r.o., Nové Zámky, SLOVAK REPUBLIC
  • Eurofins Bactimm, Nijmegen, THE NETHERLANDS
  • Eurofins Exova, Camberley & Edinburgh, UK
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