WHAT WE TEST: WATER POLLUTANTS

December 21, 2009

 

Physical parameters

Color , PH, Turbidity, Conductivity, Hardness, Total solids, Total dissolved solids. Total suspended solids, Oil and Grease, acidity, alkalinity, Chemical Oxygen Demand, Dissolved Oxygen

Inorganic

Chloride, fluoride, bromide, nitrite, nitrate, carbonates, phosphate, sulphate Sodium, potassium, calcium, magnesium, etc. Other inorganic substances can be tested such as iodide, cyanide, carbonate, bicarbonate, etc.

Organic

Volatile organic compounds, polyaromatic hydrocarbons, phenols and pesticides

Metals

Arsenic, Mercury, Lead, Nickel, Chromium, Cadmium, Copper, Zinc.

Other contaminants in different commodities

Aflatoxins, Artificial sweeteners, carbohydrates, etc.

Media for analyses

River water, groundwater, municipal water, commercial bottled water, industrial effluents