If you are on a municipal water supply your plumber may already know many things about your water quality.
If you are on a private well, water testing is required. Water testing can easily be done on-site or samples can be sent to the Manufacturer's Laboratory to receive a system design confirmation.
Safety (potability) concerns?
In Moncton RPC Laboratories and in Amherst, Cumberland Regional Health Center can perform bacteria testing to determine if your water is safe to consume. The water sample must be taken in a special bottle and it should be refrigerated and delivered no more than 18-24 hours after having been taken to provide an accurate reading. Our plumbing technicians have been trained to properly take the samples and can provide this service to you, if you have any concerns.
Basic water testing is done for: