Ship samples to the laboratory of your choice:

Belgium – Ship Samples to:
Attn: Sample Custodian
c/o Avecom
Industrieweg 122P
B-9032 Wondelgem
Belgium

Project related questions:  + 1 865-573-8188 or info@microbe.com

Sampling supplies or sample delivery questions only:  mi-europe@avecom.be or

+32 9 375 17 14

Germany – Ship Samples to:
Attn: Sample Custodian
c/o Sensatec
Tempelhofer Weg 8
12099 Berlin
Germany

Project related questions: Project related questions:  + 1 865-573-8188 or info@microbe.com
Sampling supplies or sample delivery questions only:  info@sensatec.de or +49 431 389009-0

Italy – Sales Representative
Claudio Sandrone – laudiosandrone@baw-env.it
Cell Phone:  +39 334-5715645

Europe Sampling Protocols

Groundwater Samples for Europe

Detailed instructions on how to use the bio-flo sampling approach to collect groundwater samples using a variety of pumps (peristaltic preferred, grundfos, air bladder, etc) for MBTs.

Groundwater Sampling Protocol for DNA (DNA based CENSUS (qPCR), QuantArray, and/or NGS)

Detailed instructions on how to collect groundwater samples with Bio-Flo filters for MBTs.

Groundwater Sampling Protocol for PLFA

Detailed instructions on how to collect groundwater samples for CSIA

Groundwater Sampling Protocol for CSIA


Bio-Trap Samplers for Europe

Detailed instructions on how to use the Bio-Trap Samplers for DNA based analyses.

Bio-Trap Sampler Protocol for DNA (DNA based CENSUS (qPCR), QuantArray, and/or NGS)

Bio-Trap Sampler Protocol for PLFA

Bio-Trap Sampler Protocol for SIP


Soil/Sediment/Solid Samples Europe

Detailed instructions on how to collect soil/sediment samples for DNA based analyses.

Soil/Sediment/Solid Sampling Protocol for DNA (DNA based CENSUS (qPCR), QuantArray, and/or NGS)

Soil/Sediment/Solid Sampling Protocol for PLFA


Corrosion Sampling Protocols for Europe

MI can analyze almost any type of sample matrix including water, coupons, pipe samples and scrapings, pig run solids, black powder and more. Following are links to pdf files which provide detailed descriptions on how to collect MIC samples.  These same protocols apply for any DNA based assay (QuantArray, NGS, CENSUS (qPCR)).

Bio-Flo Sampling Kit for DNA

Soil/Sediment/Solid Sampling Kit for DNA

Bio-Trap Sampler for DNA

Swab Sampling Kit for DNA

Coupon Sampling Kit for DNA


MI Europe Chain of Custody

A chain of custody (COC) form must be included with each shipment of samples. Please package the COC in a moisture-proof bag and attach on the underside of the cooler lid. Click on the pdf link to obtain a copy of our COC or contact us to have a copy faxed to you.