ISO 15685:2004 specifies a rapid method for the determination of the potential rate of ammonium oxidation and inhibition of nitrification in soils. This method is suitable for all soils containing a population of nitrifying microorganisms. It can be used as a rapid screening test for monitoring soil quality and quality of wastes, and is suitable for testing the effects of cultivation methods, chemical substances and pollution in soils.
Status: WithdrawnPublication date: 2004-03
Edition: 1Number of pages: 8
Technical Committee: ISO/TC 190/SC 4 Biological characterization
- ICS :
- 13.080.30 Biological properties of soils
ISO 15685:2004Stage: 95.99
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