When you order the WaterCheck test kit, we ship you the test kit to complete per the instructions. You must follow the instructions and ship the completed test kit to the water test lab in Michigan. The professional laboratory analyzes your water and sends you a water analysis report within 10 to 15 days. The purchase of the test kit includes the test kit, the laboratory analysis, and the laboratory report. You are responsible for paying for the shipment of the water samples to the lab in Michigan. For best results on bacteria tests, it is recommended that you ship the water samples via next day air. See the instructions for specific details. The National Testing Laboratories WaterCheck Pesticides Laboratory Analysis Test Kit includes a 83 item check for: Bacteria (presence/absence for coliform and E.coli), (19) heavy metals and minerals, (6) other inorganic chemicals, (5) physical characteristics, (4) trihalomethanes (THMs) and (47) volatile organic chemicals (VOCs). The Watercheck with Pesticides test adds an additional check for (20) pesticides, herbicides and PCBs. Turn-around-time: Laboratory water test results are typically completed and mailed within 10-15 business days from the date samples are received at the laboratory. The WaterCheck water testing kit includes water sample collection bottles, ice pack, Styrofoam packaging material, instructions, and laboratory analysis. The National Testing Laboratories, Ltd. Network of certified laboratories performs drinking water analysis for customers worldwide according to USEPA and standard methods. Note: For water with high turbidity levels, metals are dissolved before testing in order to get a clearer sample.
- Complete all information on the enclosed form
- Collect all water samples according to the detailed instructions included
- Ship your kit via next day guaranteed delivery to National Testing Laboratories on the same day water is collected. Be sure to write down the tracking number to verify your package reaches National Testing Laboratories on time