WATER, SOIL, AIR & FOOD TestingAnalytical Laboratory
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CARO Analytical Services (CARO) is a Canadian based, full service analytical laboratory that provides testing services to public and private clients throughout North America. In operation for over 29 years, CARO specializes in providing general chemical analysis, microbiological analysis, food residue analysis, and contaminated site testing of soil vapour, drinking water, wastewater, water, vegetation, tissue, soil and sediments. CARO is accredited to ISO17025 by the Canadian Association for Laboratory Accreditation (CALA). CARO's client base ranges from health authorities, public utilities, government ministries, consultants, industry, businesses to private individuals. Our highly trained staff of chemists, microbiologists, technologists and customer service professionals have the expertise and experience to handle not only routine tests, but also specialized analyses to suit all our client needs.
Industry leading Air Testing including Metals, PAHs, VOCs, Stack Emissions, Asbestos and more.read more
Water quality specialists including Metals, Bacteria, Pesticides, Drugs, Hormones, Hydrocarbons, Drinking Water Parameters and more.read more
Soil analysis for Metals, Hydrocarbons, Volatiles, PAHs, Phenols, Glycols, Pesticides, PCBs, Bacteria, Nutrients, BART Testing and more.read more
Asbestos, Concrete, Stack Testing, Swabs, Tissue, Sediment, Waste Discharge Permits, Equipment Rentals, Sampling Supplies, and more.read more
I have been working with CARO over the past 8 months and [our CARO Account Manager] has been extremely attentive, responsive, and helpful. The best service from any lab I have received over the past year (especially on the back end).
I switched to CARO many months ago and have not regretted it. CARO staff seem more organized than the previous lab I dealt with. I also really enjoy getting coolers that have little surprises inside (just received Halloween socks). Simple, inexpensive, and very thoughtful. I am sure I am not the only one that appreciates the little gestures. All of you managed to make receiving sample bottles fun. I can't wait to see what is inside the cooler next time.
Keep up with the Caro being fun & keep throwing it out there how local you guys are – we like that!
I have dealt with many accredited labs throughout Canada; very impressed with service and accountability...Very friendly and welcoming.
Canadian Environmental and Food Testing Laboratory.
There are a number of biological indicators that CARO can test for associated with drinking water. This package gives a basic list of these concerns in your drinking water.
Since 2008, CARO has approached soil vapour with the objective of being industry technical leaders for air analysis. Staying true to this commitment to quality and innovation, we have accomplished our objective. We are so confident in our services now that we are the only laboratory in Canada that is offering that analysis with a guarantee throughRead More
It is with great pleasure that we present to you our winning project, “EXPERIMENTS TO DETERMINE FEASIBILITY OF INCORPORATING A SILT/CLAY SOIL INTO A CONCRETE FOR REMEDIATION” from the 2017 EMA of BC Environmental Management Awards, held on June 15, 2017 in Vancouver, British Columbia. We were thrilled to bring home the golden man for theRead More
Flooding in BC’s interior could have a catastrophic impact on the quality of drinking water for the nearly 30 percent of the provinces population dependent on groundwater for domestic use. As Ottawa’s Health Officials recommended in the news in early May ( here), BC’s Professional Health Offices could have followed suit and begin advising residents in flood zonesRead More
Even though CARO has BEAN around for 30 years, we are firm believers in the wisdom that you are never too old to have fun. CARO’s 2017 Spring Cooler Surprise is a nostalgic throw-back to a science experiment that many of our 30-something colleagues recall as kids: grow your own bean! For a limited time,Read More
We foster a team-like environment where self-motivated individuals are empowered and given the opportunity to perform at their best. We want to continue developing a great culture at CARO and the process starts with who we add to our team.
If you don't see a job below that looks like a fit but you are really interested in joining our team, please send us an email and tell us why we should hire you! We are always for outstanding individuals to add to our growing organization.