Achievement of the "Guideline" standard for faecal coliforms in shellfish flesh 2009
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The Shellfish Waters Directive sets a guideline standard of < 300/100ml faecal coliforms in shellfish flesh in designated Shellfish Waters. The Directive specifies that samples are collected quarterly and that this value must not be exceeded in 75% of samples, for compliance. This layer shows status of achievement (pass/fail) of areas in meeting the 'guideline' for faecal coliforms in shellfish flesh.