E.Coli Up Close

Today I was working with ACTEW Water in their water testing laboratory in Canberra, where the integrity of Canberra's local water supply is maintained. One of the senior chemists showed me what the bacteria E.Coli looks like under ultra-violet light. (E.Coli bacteria is shown as the highlighted tab). This was a controlled lab experiment and was not sourced from any drinking water supply, just in case you were wondering....

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