The article on the "Reliability of microbial sampling in assuring food safety and calculation of prevalence following negative tests" at has several calculators one of which calculates the number of samples required to meet a microbiological specification. The author has made the code for this calculator freely available. The code can be downloaded at .

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info_icon Code for calculator to determine number of samples to test for a microbiological specification can be downloaded