Category Archives: Testing Science

Did you know CARO Tests Food Too

Posted on July 16, 2015

CARO Analytical Services is excited to announce our continued expansion into the food analysis sector and our recently awarded national contract with the division of Chemical Residue Testing of Food Products by Public Works and Government Services Canada.  This expansion into the food testing sector marks an exciting new chapter for CARO, both through divisional expansion and

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CARO-ling Coolers At CARO

Posted on December 31, 2014

Chemists have fun too… and it doesn’t always have to be in the form of a Periodic Table related joke! It is all a part of CARO’s 2015 New Year’s Resolution to breathe some life into our industry, and have a little fun amidst all the rules and regulations we serve.    During the Christmas

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CARO Analytical Advancements

Posted on December 1, 2014

CARO Analytical Services Ltd. presented at The Fourth Annual SCIENCE ADVISORY BOARD FOR CONTAMINATED SITES IN BRITISH COLUMBIA (SABCS) Conference and Workshop on Contaminated Sites September 24, 25, 2014 in Vancouver, British Columbia and Remediation Technologies Symposium October 2014 in Banff, Alberta.  Patrick Novak, Vice President, presented on Analytical Advancements: Acid Herbicides Case Study.  View the  full abstract here. CARO

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New Toxicity Tests at CARO: pH Stabilized Trout, High Hardness Daphnia & Sediments

Posted on January 18, 2014

Continuing the expansion of our toxicity capabilities, CARO is now accredited for pH-stabilization during the testing of acute lethality of wastewater effluent to rainbow trout. We have also developed testing with high hardness acclimated Daphnia, and sediment testing with chironomids and Hyalella. CARO has also developed testing for the presence of Klebsiella in pulp mill

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Are You Working With A PChem?

Posted on November 11, 2013

Recently a group of CARO employees attended the AGM for the Association for Professional Chemists of BC (ACPBC).  We came away inspired to highlight Professional Chemists (PChems) practicing in Western Canada.  Currently, over 25% of CARO’s staff are PChems which is the most of any laboratory in BC, in AB and quite possibly in Canada.  Why

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CARO Presents on New Emergent Pollutant: Siloxanes at RemTech 2013

Posted on October 23, 2013

RemTech was an excellent conference and we were able to meet with a lot of great people, be amazed by the Keynote speaker Dr. Jane Goodall and deliver a well received presentation. We presented on the topic: “Siloxanes: Quantifying a New Emergent Pollutant in Water, Air and Soil” – Patrick Novak, CARO Analytical Environment Canada

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CARO Goes Global with Soil Vapour

Posted on April 12, 2013

How did CARO help develop a global product?  Thank you to PerkinElmer for their exposé on CARO.  Lee Marotta, Perkin Elmer’s Senior Field Application Scientist has been a significant champion and partner in this venture. Breakthroughs in Technology Help CARO Analytical Services Capture Major Share of the Western Canadian Soil Vapor Analysis Marketplace: The scientific and regulatory

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Opportunities For The Future: A Documentary Worth Watching

Posted on March 22, 2013

CBC -The Nature of Things with David Suzuki – – Tipping Point: Age of the Oil Sands. While this documentary highlights only one perspective, what we at CARO take away from it is that more responsibility in leadership in environmental issues is being downloaded to the private sector. A large portion of CARO’s current workload

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