15 Minute Water Bacteria Test (2 tests)

£16.99 Inc VAT (£14.16 Ex VAT)

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SKU: 487999 Category:


This quick 15 minute bacteria for water quality testing is the fastest and easiest way to test water for bacteria. This easy to use dip and read test strip detects E.coli, species of Salmonella, Shigella, Enterobacter, Klebsiella and many other coliform and non-coliform bacteria.

  • Bacterial contamination can happen easily and quickly
  • Quick™ 15 Minute Bacteria Test for water quality testing is the fastest, easiest way to test for bacteria in water
  • This bacteria test is a useful initial screening test
  • This bacteria test can provide reliable on site results in only 15 minutes, which can be used for pools, spas, lakes, rivers and streams
  • Detects coliform and non-coliform bacteria at 1000 cfu/ml.

Not recommended for drinking water – to test drinking & potable water for coliform bacteria at a greater sensitivity, we recommend Simplexhealth Bacteria test with E.coli detection or Watersafe Bacteria Test.

Suitable for: fresh water samples, including pools & spas, lakes, rivers, streams, wells, springs, boreholes, ponds as well as rain water; also suitable for class room demonstrations

Contains: 2 test strips (lateral flow strip)

Detects: Coliform and Non-Coliform Bacteria at 1000 cfu/ml

(cfu = colony forming units; cfu/ml = colony-forming units per milliliter)

Result displayed as: present (positive)/absent (negative)

Total Test Time: 15 Minutes

Make sure you read the instructions fully before starting tests.

Please note, this test is not suitable for salt/marine water.

Please note: that this is a screening test and can not be used to certify water as safe or unsafe for drinking. This test kit provides approximate results ONLY when used in strict accordance with instructions. SimplexHealth expressly disclaims any liability resulting from the use of this product, failure to follow instructions, or reliance of test results. This is not a measuring instrument. Store in a cool, dry place (below 32°C) and away from excess heat and direct sunlight. No MSDS required. Keep away from children and pets. Avoid contact of test areas on strips with skin & eyes, do not ingest or expose to acids.

MPN: 487999



Additional information

Weight 80 g

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UK Mainland Shipment Options:

  • Free Super Saver (3-5 business days): £0.00
  • Express (1-2 business days): £1.99
  • Special Next Day (Monday to Friday): £9.98

European Shipment Options:

  • International Shipping (5 – 10 Days)

Australia, New Zealand and USA Shipment Options:

  • International Shipping (10 – 20 Days)


  • We can ship worldwide – please contact us to obtain a quote for your destination

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  • Free Super Saver (3-5 business days) – This is a free service using 2nd Class Royal Mail and usually arrives within 3-5 working days. In the event that no one is at home to take delivery, a card will be left for collection from your local post office or courier.
  • Express (1-2 business days) – This service uses 1st Class Royal Mail, costs a small fee and usually arrives within 1-2 working days. In the event no one is in to take delivery, a card will be left for collection from your local post office or courier.
  • Special Next Day (Monday to Friday) – This express service by Courier or Royal Mail Special Delivery, is a next working day and fully tracked service. You will need to be in to accept delivery, otherwise they will attempt delivery again the following working day or you can collect from your local depot.
  • Higher value orders may be shipped using Courier at no extra cost to ensure safe arrival.
  • Mainland UK includes England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and all BFPO addresses.

International Delivery provided by:

  • Royal Mail International – Depending on the order value this is part-tracked delivery service from Royal Mail. Delivery can take up to 2 weeks (depending on the destination country).
  • International Courier Delivery – Depending on the order value this is a fully tracked service and can take up to 1 week (depending on the destination country).
  • If the country that is receiving your order has strong regulations regarding the importation of goods including nutritional supplements, SimplexHealth cannot be held responsible for any additional fees incurred by Customs and/or Quarantine scanning. We also cannot accept responsibility for items returned by customs.

All delivery times are estimates and depend on local courier services as well as processing times through customs (where applicable).