CARO News

Jesse Dang, B.Sc., CARO's Edmonton Lab Manager

Meet Jesse Dang – CARO Edmonton’s Fearless Leader (aka Laboratory Manager)

Posted on April 13, 2021

CARO Analytical Services aims to create a workplace for scientists that is better than our industry has seen before. Through this commitment to long-term career development and growth, we have amassed a team of charismatic scientists whose energy and drive makes every laboratory interaction a great one. One of the newest members of our team,

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CARO COVID-19 Testing Lab

CARO Analytical Services: BC’s Newest DAP Accredited Laboratory for Viral Identification by PCR

Posted on March 25, 2021

If you had asked anyone at CARO in 2019 what our plans were for 2020, becoming an accredited diagnostic laboratory, processing thousands of patient samples a week in support of British Columbia’s fight against a deadly virus would have been an unlikely answer. Sure, we already spent our days generating quality reliable data through environmental,

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CARO Onboarding process

Discover How CARO’s Onboarding Process Makes It Easy For You to Start Testing Today

Posted on January 25, 2021

A new year has arrived and many of us are working with the goal of making 2021 better than the last. After all, there were so many lessons learned and ideas shared in 2020, so why no to put them to work? If you have been thinking of starting a testing program or you are

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CARO Bacteria Water

8 Things you Need to Know About your Bacteria in Water Analytical Results

Posted on December 22, 2020

If you have come this far, you already know that your well water should be free of bacteria, viruses and parasites and that it is a good idea (and advised by Health Canada!) to get your well water tested by a qualified laboratory on a routine basis. Following is a summary of the most frequent

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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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LOGIN Notice - HOW TO CARO

Quick Guide to Your Login Notice: How to Review your Sample Submission

Posted on November 8, 2020

Congratulations, you’ve successfully submitted your sample to CARO for testing! Within 24 hours of CARO receiving your sample, you will receive a PDF document via email, which we call a Login Notice. You may be confused as to why you are receiving this document – it lists test codes, sample names, due dates, and looks

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contaminated site BC regulation

Stage 13 Amendments To B.C.’s CSR: What’s Coming Next

Posted on September 29, 2020

  Are you prepared to the changes in the BC Contaminated Site Regulations’ (BC CSR) Site Investigation Protocols coming into play February 1, 2021? If not, you have come to the right place! Here is a summary of what is to come, and what these changes could mean for you and your project team. (Special

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Cannabis Potency Testing

The Science Behind Cannabis Potency Testing

Posted on August 27, 2020

Accurate potency reporting is critical when considering the medicinal use of cannabis to allow for precise dosing. The Health Canada guideline set out for edibles in the fall of 2019 stipulates a maximum THC concentration of 10 mg per discreet unit, which highlights the need for accurate potency testing. The need for robust methods is further

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Richmond, British Columbia

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Richmond, BC, V6V 2K9, Canada
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Edmonton, AB, T5S 1H7, Canada
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Burnaby, BC V5G 4X4, Canada
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After Hours Emergency: 1 (888) 311-8849

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    Kelowna, BC, V1X 5C3, Canada
    Phone: (250) 765-9646
    Toll Free: 1 (888) 311-8846 Fax: (250) 765-3893
    Email: [email protected]
    Monday to Friday 8 am to 5 pm.
    Saturday 9 am to 4 pm.
    After Hours Emergency: 1 (888) 311-8849

     

    Whitehorse, Yukon (Depot)

    BOX 10 33 Levich Drive

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    Whitehorse, YT, Y1A0A8, Canada
    Contact Us for Supplies and Deliveries
    Toll Free: 1 (888) 311-8846
    Email: [email protected]
    Monday to Friday 9 am to 5 pm
    This is a depot with our supplies only. Ship samples to the lab.

     

    Victoria, B.C. (Depot)

    #3-576 Hillside Avenue

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    Victoria, V8T 1Y9, BC, Canada
    Contact Us for Supplies and Deliveries
    Toll Free: 1 (888) 311-8846
    Email: [email protected]
    Monday to Friday 7:30 am to 5 pm
    This is a depot with our supplies and flat-rate next day shipping

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