New Water Testing Packages

Posted on June 20, 2016

CARO Testing bottle in front of sinkCARO has been one of Western Canada’s most trusted providers of drinking water analysis for nearly 30 years. We offer accredited water quality testing packages designed to suit the most common testing needs.   Please call us to discuss any specific project requirements, including rates for additional parameters not listed in the below packages or to coordinate sample shipment details.

Prices do not include tax or delivery. Prices do include Canadian standard return shipping to CARO for analysis, some conditions apply.

Water Testing Packages:

PackageDescriptionIncludedPriceLearn More and Order
BASIC BacteriaThis indicates the influence of surface water, septic and animal fecal matter. This also meets the definition of potability for most mortgages.1Total Coliforms, E.coli$99.00ORDER NOW
Essential Drinking Water Test Kit (Comprehensive)
Most Popular!
Parameters frequently required for drinking water approval.  This meets requirements of Environmental Health Officers in North, Central and & South Okanagan and in the East Kootenay regions.1Total Coliforms, E. Coli, Alkalinity, Aluminum, Antimony, Arsenic, Barium, Boron, Cadmium, Calcium, Chloride, Chromium, Copper, Conductivity, Cyanide, Fluoride, Hardness (total), Iron, Lead, Magnesium, Manganese, Mercury, Nitrate, Nitrite, pH, Potassium, Selenium, Sodium, Sulfate, Total Dissolved Solids, Turbidity, Uranium, Zinc$324.00ORDER NOW
Optional Add-Ons to General Potability Package:
1.     Aesthetic ConcernsAesthetic effects (e.g. taste, odour) are taken into account when these play a role in determining whether consumers will consider the water drinkable.Colour, Transmissivity, Ammonia, Sulfide, Total Organic Carbon$125.00ORDER NOW
2.     Disinfection By-ProductsTypical parameters of concern on chlorinated water.Chlorate, Chlorite, Chlorine (Total and Free), THM, HAA$350.00ORDER NOW
COMPLETE Potability Drinking Water Test KitEverything in the Comprehensive drinking water list plus everything else in the CDWQG. If you want complete peace of mind by testing for all parameters that health Canada has identified as potential concerns in water, this package is for you.Includes everything listed in above packages and basically everything in the Canadian Drinking Water Quality Guidelines.$1999.00ORDER NOW
*1 These are suggested packages.  Check with an appropriate approval authority to ensure that packages meet applicable requirements, i.e. Health Authority or the Ministry of Environment

Order your sampling supplies in the CARO store!

Please call us toll free at 1.888.311.8846 to discuss any specific project requirements, including rates for additional parameters not listed in the above water testing packages or to coordinate sample shipment details. We are always happy to help!


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