1 INTRODUCTION 16
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 16
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 17
1.3 MARKET SCOPE 18
1.4 GEOGRAPHIC SCOPE 19
1.5 PERIODIZATION CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 19
1.6 CURRENCY CONSIDERED 20
1.7 STAKEHOLDERS 20

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 21
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 21
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 22
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 22
2.1.2.1 Breakdown of primaries 22
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 23
2.3 MARKET BREAKDOWN & DATA TRIANGULATION 25
2.4 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS 26
2.5 LIMITATIONS 26

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 27

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 33
4.1 OPPORTUNITIES IN THE MICROBIAL WATER TESTING SOLUTIONS MARKET 33
4.2 DRINKING & BOTTLED MICROBIAL WATER TESTING SOLUTIONS MARKET: KEY COUNTRIES 34
4.3 MICROBIAL WATER TESTING SOLUTIONS MARKET, BY INDUSTRY TYPE & REGION 35
4.4 DEVELOPED VS. DEVELOPING MARKETS FOR MICROBIAL WATER TESTING SOLUTIONS 36
4.5 MICROBIAL WATER TESTING SOLUTIONS MARKET, BY TYPE & REGION 36

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 38
5.1 INTRODUCTION 38
5.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 39
5.2.1 DRIVERS 40
5.2.1.1 Increasing need for microbial water quality analysis 40
5.2.1.1.1 Increasing microbial contamination in water reservoirs due to increased urban waste 40
5.2.1.1.2 Increased microbial contamination in water reservoirs due to climatic conditions 41
5.2.1.1.3 Increasing disease outbreaks due to microbial contaminated water 42
5.2.1.2 Stringent regulatory environment 45
5.2.1.2.1 EPA regulations on drinking water 46
5.2.1.3 Technological advancements in testing solutions 46
5.2.1.3.1 Increasing R&D investments by companies 47
5.2.1.4 Shift from culture-based tests to rapid tests for cost & time effectiveness 47
5.2.1.5 Active involvement of government authorities 47
5.2.1.5.1 Government funding for technological developments 49
5.2.1.5.2 Increasing government and private funding for tackling waterborne diseases 50
5.2.2 RESTRAINTS 51
5.2.2.1 Limited market penetration for microbial water testing & analysis instruments in non-industrial applications 51
5.2.2.2 Reluctance of municipal bodies and civic societies to adopt new technologies 51
5.2.3 OPPORTUNITIES 51
5.2.3.1 Increasing awareness about water quality 51
5.2.3.2 Growing market in emerging economies 52
5.2.3.3 Testing laboratories’ demand for after-sales services to enhance operational efficiency 52
5.2.3.4 Introduction of innovative rapid technologies 52
5.2.3.4.1 Difficulty in sample collection generating opportunities for rapid test kits 53
5.2.4 CHALLENGES 53
5.2.4.1 High cost of testing equipment 53
5.2.4.1.1 Adoption of advanced testing methods proportional to the price of sample testing 54
5.2.4.2 High capital investment 54

6 MICROBIAL WATER TESTING MARKET, BY PATHOGEN TYPE 55
6.1 INTRODUCTION 56
6.2 LEGIONELLA 57
6.3 COLIFORM 58
6.4 SALMONELLA 59
6.5 VIBRIO 60
6.6 CLOSTRIDIUM 62
6.7 OTHERS 63

7 MICROBIAL WATER TESTING SOLUTIONS, BY WATER TYPE 66
7.1 INTRODUCTION 67
7.2 DRINKING & BOTTLED WATER 68
7.3 INDUSTRIAL WATER 69
7.3.1 WASTEWATER 70
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8 MICROBIAL WATER TESTING SOLUTIONS MARKET, BY TYPE 71
8.1 INTRODUCTION 72
8.2 INSTRUMENTS 75
8.3 REAGENTS & TEST KITS 78

9 MICROBIAL WATER TESTING SOLUTIONS MARKET, BY INDUSTRY 81
9.1 INTRODUCTION 82
9.2 PHARMA & BIO-PHARMA 86
9.3 CLINICAL 87
9.4 FOOD 88
9.5 ENERGY 89
9.6 CHEMICAL & MATERIAL 90
9.7 ENVIRONMENTAL 90

10 MICROBIAL WATER TESTING SOLUTIONS MARKET, BY REGION 92
10.1 INTRODUCTION 93
10.2 NORTH AMERICA 95
10.2.1 U.S. 97
10.2.2 CANADA 99
10.2.3 MEXICO 101
10.3 EUROPE 103
10.3.1 EUROPEAN COMMISSION LEGISLATION 103
10.3.2 GERMANY 111
10.3.3 U.K. 113
10.3.4 FRANCE 116
10.3.5 REST OF EUROPE 117
10.4 ASIA-PACIFIC 118
10.4.1 CHINA 120
10.4.2 JAPAN 122
10.4.3 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC 123
10.5 REST OF THE WORLD (ROW) 124
10.5.1 SOUTH AMERICA 125
10.5.2 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 126
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11 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 128
11.1 INTRODUCTION 128
11.2 VENDOR DIVE 128
11.2.1 VANGUARD 128
11.2.2 INNOVATOR 128
11.2.3 DYNAMIC 129
11.2.4 EMERGING 129
11.3 COMPETITIVE BENCHMARKING 130
11.3.1 PRODUCT OFFERING SCORECARD (FOR 24 PLAYERS) 130
11.3.2 BUSINESS STRATEGY SCORECARD (FOR 24 PLAYERS) 131
*Top 24 companies analyzed for this study are - Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc., Agilent Technologies, Inc., Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc., Perkinelmer, Inc., Shimadzu Corporation, Sigma-Aldrich Corporation, Accepta Ltd, Lamotte Company, Danaher Corporation, Avantor Performance Materials, LLC, Loba Chemie Pvt Ltd, MilliporeSigma, 3M Company, Biotrack BV, D?hler GmbH, Hardy Diagnostics, Aquagenx LLC, Wiegand International GmbH, Idexx Laboratories Inc., Himedia Laboratories Pvt. Ltd, Hygiena International Ltd, Pathogen Detection Systems, Inc., Biom?rieux SA, Qiagen N.V.,

12 COMPANY PROFILES 132
(OVERVIEW, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, FINANCIALS, STRATEGY & DEVELOPMENT)*
12.1 INTRODUCTION 132
12.2 3M COMPANY 132
12.3 THERMO FISHER SCIENTIFIC, INC. 136
12.4 DANAHER CORPORATION 142
12.5 D?HLER GMBH 145
12.6 AGILENT TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 147
12.7 SHIMADZU CORPORATION 152
12.8 SIGMA-ALDRICH CORPORATION 155
12.9 PERKINELMER, INC. 159
12.10 BIO-RAD LABORATORIES, INC. 163
12.11 IDEXX LABORATORIES, INC. 167
12.12 MILLIPORESIGMA 171
12.13 AVANTOR PERFORMANCE MATERIALS, LLC 174
12.14 HARDY DIAGNOSTICS 176
12.15 LAMOTTE COMPANY 178
12.16 ACCEPTA LTD 180
*Details on Overview, Products and Services, Financials, Strategy & Development might not be Captured in case of Unlisted Companies.
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13 APPENDIX 182
13.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE 182
13.2 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS’ SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 187
13.3 MORE COMPANY DEVELOPMENTS 189
13.3.1 NEW PRODUCT & TECHNOLOGY LAUNCHES 189
13.3.2 EXPANSIONS 193
13.3.3 ACQUISITIONS 195
13.3.4 AGREEMENTS, COLLABORATIONS, AND PARTNERSHIPS 197
13.4 INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE 198
13.5 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 199
13.6 RELATED REPORTS 199
13.7 AUTHOR DETAILS 201
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