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15:12 Aug 15, 2006
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French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Food & Drink / microbiology
French term or phrase: FTAM
This is part of a "Cahier des Charges Qualité", in the "Contrôles microbiologiques" section.

In the "Contrôles" column, the following items appear: "FTAM", "Coli. totaux", "Coli. fécaux", "Staph. Aureus", "ASR", "Salmonelles", "L. monocytogenes" and "Levures/moisissures".
United Kingdom
Local time: 01:42

Summary of answers provided
3 +4fluorothiamphenicolMoiraB



4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +4

found this by googling on FTAM + coli:
83 of which could be identically aligned with the Eschlerichia coli CAT ... (CAM) or fluorothiamphenicol (FTAM) concentrations at the concentrations shown. ...

Local time: 02:42
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Notes to answerer
Asker: Thanks for your answer. It turned out that the phrase "Flore totale aérobie mésophile" appeared in a similar context later in the document, so that must be what it actually stands for.

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