A plastic container for algal growth potential tests.


The substitution of a six ounce plastic cup with snap-cap lid as a growth vessel for a standard algal growth potential test 125 ml glass Erlenmeyer flask has been evaluated. Included are a discussion of desired growth vessel characteristics and the relationship of seven day plastic cup algal growth to maximum (twelve to fourteen day) flask. 
DOI: 10.1007/BF00548597


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@article{Schultz1994APC, title={A plastic container for algal growth potential tests.}, author={Dr. Arthur Schultz and Robyn L. Raschke and Robert Peter Jones}, journal={Environmental monitoring and assessment}, year={1994}, volume={33 2}, pages={171-4} }