When collecting a water sample, the characteristics of the sample need to be retained for accurate results. That’s why it’s so important the water sample is taken and stored correctly and it is supplied to us within the recommended time-frame.

Testing Container Volume
chemical & physical plastic 500mL or more
E.coli sterile plastic or glass 110mL
pesticides glass (pick up from lab) 500 mL
oil and grease wide mouth glass 250 mL or more
The container must be free of the analyte of interest. If it is unclear, please contact the laboratory to discuss your testing needs.