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New CARO Metals Detection Limits

  CARO is pleased to announce market leading detection limits for metals in water and soil.    In late 2010, after months of evaluating available technologies, we purchased one of the newest Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometers (ICP-MS) on the market.  The Agilent … Continue reading

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CARO Included on 2010 Fisheries & Oceans Canada Standing Offer

I am pleased to announce that CARO has been included on the 2010 F&OC Standing Offer for Laboratory Analytical Services. This is an important new opportunity for CARO and validates our vision of servicing an expanded client base through larger … Continue reading

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Bacteria in Bottled Water- Really?

I just came across an interesting article in the Vancouver Sun on bacteria in bottled water (click here to read it).  Bacteria is everywhere and not necessarily bad, however it can be an good indicator of potential problems if left … Continue reading

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Oil Spill Analytical

A question we asked ourselves recently at work was: what are chemical dispersants?  All this talk in the news about using chemical dispersants in the gulf to deal with the growing oil spill has been very intriguing.  What if we … Continue reading

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First CARO Blog Post

CARO Analytical Services is a full service environmental laboratory with locations in Richmond and Kelowna, Canada. You can trust CARO for microbiological and general chemical analysis, as well as quick and reliable testing of drinking water, wastewater, water, soil and … Continue reading

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