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Back-to-School Checklist: Test your Water!

Posted on September 5, 2017

You’ve made that back-to-school list and checked it twice: but is something IMPORTANT missing from this list? What about clean drinking water? Recent news articles have begun to shine light on the issue of Lead contamination in drinking water sources throughout our province (check it out here, here, and here.)   Despite lead being phased out

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Chemical Exposure Leading To Staggering Sperm Count Declines

Posted on July 26, 2017

Chemical exposure of known and new chemicals released into the environment continue to be an ongoing concern for health officials as we learn more about the impacts of these chemicals on human health.  Each year, CARO tests more fruits, vegetables and honey for chemical residues than any other laboratory in Canada which has made us very

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Super Summer Sample Submission Stretch

Posted on July 12, 2017

ATTENTION ALL SAMPLE SUBMITTERS: We have something special for you! To our Heroes in the field, braving the elements to collect the best possible samples for analysis: We want to make your days a little easier this summer. From now until the end of August, we have extended our cutoff time to 6pm for all

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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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Soil Vapour Analysis Guarantee – All Summer Long!

Posted on June 22, 2017

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 through

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EMA Awards Gala - CARO trophy - sediment project 2017

Fourth EMA Win for CARO with Silt and Clay Concrete Remediation Project

Posted on June 21, 2017

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 the

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CARO Supports Victims of BC Flooding With Free Water Testing

Posted on May 12, 2017

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 zones

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Grow with CARO – 30th Birthday Edition!

Posted on April 21, 2017

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,

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