Microbiology of food and animal feeding stuffs -- Preparation of test samples, initial suspension and decimal dilutions for microbiological examination -- Part 5: Specific rules for the preparation of milk and milk products
ISO 6887-5:2010 specifies rules for the preparation of samples of milk and milk products and their suspension for microbiological examination when the samples require a different preparation from the method specified in ISO 6887-1. ISO 6887-1 defines the general rules for the preparation of the initial suspension and decimal dilutions for microbiological examination.
ISO 6887-5:2010 excludes preparation of samples for test methods where preparation details are specified in the relevant International Standards.
ISO 6887-5:2010 is applicable to: milk and liquid milk products; dried milk products; cheese; casein and caseinates; butter; ice-cream; custard, desserts and sweet cream; fermented milk and sour cream; and milk-based infant foods.