Tag Archives: Drinking water

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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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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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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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Lead Testing in Drinking Water for BC Schools – Everything you need to know!

Posted on November 4, 2016

Since our post on Lead in Drinking Water (here!) in the spring, we have had many analysis requests from schools across BC. This helpful step-by-step guide explains how to collect and submit your drinking water samples for the analysis of lead to CARO. Looking for the Lead in Drinking Water store page? Click Here! WHY

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Happy Canada Day, Eh!

Posted on July 1, 2016

CARO is proudly Canadian and on this 149th Birthday of our country, we celebrate what we do with our team and our clients everyday to make Canada a better place.  By testing drinking water, soil, air, our food supply and many other types of samples, we work to prevent pollution, and support our client’s in

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CARO Expands into Calgary!

Posted on June 23, 2016

Remember when you asked us to have more of a presence in Alberta and bring our great services to you?  We have some big news to report on that front – Expanding on our already long standing full service lab in Edmonton, CARO is expanding into Calgary! We are working hard to continually develop and

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CARO in the Media – Lead in Drinking Water

Posted on May 24, 2016

If you have been reading or watching the news lately, you have likely come across a story or two about Lead in BC’s drinking water. If you looked closely, you also might have noticed CARO mentioned and showcased visually in a few of them! If you haven’t been following the news, elevated levels of lead have

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CARO Technical Seminar: BC CSR Stage 10 Amendments

Posted on March 21, 2016

March 2016 Update: The British Columbia Ministry of Environment has updated some of their information on the Stage 10 Amendment and we thought we would share it.  Please click here for a link to their information on the Stage 10 Amendment.  Below information is still relevant on the topic.  As always please contact us if

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Richmond, British Columbia

#110 – 4011 Viking Way
Richmond, BC, V6V 2K9, Canada
Phone: (604) 279-1499 Fax: (604) 279-1599
Email: [email protected]
After Hours Emergency: 1 (888) 311-8849

 

Kelowna, British Columbia

#102 – 3677 Highway 97N
Kelowna, BC, V1X 5C3, Canada
Phone: (250) 765-9646
Toll Free: 1 (888) 311-8846 Fax: (250) 765-3893
Email: [email protected]
After Hours Emergency: 1 (888) 311-8849

 

Burnaby, British Columbia

#108 – 4475 Wayburne Drive
Burnaby, BC V5G 4X4, Canada
Phone: (604) 279-1499
Email: [email protected]
After Hours Emergency: 1 (888) 311-8849

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Edmonton, Alberta

17225 109 Ave NW
Edmonton, AB, T5S 1H7, Canada
Phone: (780) 489-9100
Email: [email protected]
After Hours Emergency: 1 (888) 311-8849

 

Whitehorse, Yukon

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]
After Hours Emergency: 1 (888) 311-8849

 

Victoria, British Columbia

#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]
After Hours Emergency: 1 (888) 311-8849

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