Category Archives: Testing Science

Rush sampling

Lab Tips: How to Tackle Rush Sampling Programs

Posted on November 24, 2020

As a Western Canadian company, we are no strangers to unpredictable weather. From freezing rain on the South Coast, to snowstorms freezing waterways in Alberta and closing major highways the Okanagan, to the long cold winters that are characteristic of the Yukon – we’ve been through it all! Variable winter weather also means that, come

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COVID-19

Posted on March 17, 2020

Caring About Results…Obviously  March 17, 2020 – UPDATE 12:00 PM We continue to monitor the situation closely and are following the relevant Provincial Health Authority Guidelines to ensure our employees and clients continue to feel safe at work.  This means that the situation may change from day-to-day, but we are committed to keeping you updated as

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Metals Results Beyond a Doubt: CARO Deploys Industry Leading New Equipment

Posted on August 28, 2019

CARO Analytical Services is excited to announce it has acquired and now has up and running production samples the new 2nd generation 8900 ICP-QQQ for bringing you metals results beyond a doubt. We are the first commercial laboratory to offer these services in Western Canada and one of the first in Canada too. In 2012

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War Over Rare Earth Elements

Posted on May 29, 2019

I bet you didn’t think you would be hearing that a potential pretext for trade war escalation would be around some chemical elements that are not very well known: Rare Earth Elements (REEs). Contrary to their naming convention, rare earth elements (REEs) are far from rare and are found in small concentrations within mineral deposits

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CARO’s New Brand Vision

Posted on April 13, 2018

“Charismatic Scientists driven to make the world safer and healthier” Does the video not show up for you? Check out our new company video here. Sounds a little crazy for a testing lab, right? We thought so too until we really took a step back from the day to day business and had a good

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Microplastics Found in 90% of Bottled Water

Posted on March 16, 2018

Plastics are very useful for so much in this world. Unfortunately, the management of the waste must be drastically improved if we want to keep this world a safe and healthy environment. The World Health Organization (WHO) has announced a review on the potential risks of plastics in our drinking water. They released a new study

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Analyse This!

Posted on February 23, 2018

The Man Who Saved a Country Professor Pat Sandra founded RIC, or the Research Institute for Chromatography, in Belgium.  As one of the world’s leading separation scientists he had to jump into action to save Belgium’s agricultural industry.  What happened? First, chicken farmers started to notice that eggs weren’t hatching.  The chickens were starting to

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5 Steps to Sampling Soil Vapour Right the First Time

Posted on July 6, 2017

There are many reasons to look forward to summer. As an environmental lab, the arrival of warmer weather and longer days marks the beginning of “Soil Vapour Season”, which is a very exciting time at CARO! Proper sample collection in the field is key to collect a good sample the first time, especially for soil

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