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Quick Ballast Water Monitoring Solution in less 1 hour
Background: ATP testing is a rapid indicative method which is describing in the IMO document called ‘Circular 42’ Guidance on ballast water sampling & analysis and are allowed to be used during the ‘Experience Building Phase’ of IMO. Port States could use it as screening method to check if ballast water compliancy.
Aqua-tools‘ s innovative method indicates the number of living organisms in ballast water in less than 1 hour.
It is the only one test that could give you global information about the 3 fractions (bacteria, 10-50 µm and >50 µm) in accordance to the IMO & USCG discharge standard regulation.