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Water Testing

Water Testing

Robert Richards Associates are experienced in providing a comprehensive range of expert water testing laboratory analysis and in-field water sampling services to organisations and private individuals throughout the UK and Ireland.

Our laboratory water quality analysis and in-field sampling services have been developed to accurately identify the presence of specified parameters within water samples. The lab analysis helps to improve water quality testing procedures, water treatment and environmental hygiene programme validation and regulatory compliance processes.

Accurate water testing

Water quality assessment, evaluation and the expert interpretation of the test results is very important. Our team of highly trained technicians are experienced in obtaining and handling water samples to maintain a high standard throughout the sampling and collection process. The water testing labs are set up specifically to handle expert testing whenever required by our clients.

Our laboratory testing services include the analysis of potable water (drinking water), swimming pool and spa waters, hydrotherapy pools, natural recreational waters, water used in cooling systems, cooling towers, industrial and manufacturing processes, and other commercial and healthcare settings.

Testing for waterborne pathogens and chemicals

Microbiological testing of water

  • Legionella Bacteria
  • Coliforms
  • Coli
  • Total Viable Counts (TVCs)
  • Pseudomonas aeruginosa and other pseudomonas species
  • Enterococci
  • Staphylococcus Aureus
Chemical Parameters:

• Corrosion
• pH
• Dissolved oxygen
• Total Alkalinity
• Redox potential
• Chlorine
• Total dissolved solids (TDS)
• Metals (lead)
• Bromine

Physical Parametres

  • Effluent analysis
  • COD
  • Suspended solids
  • Conductivity
  • Resistivity
  • Silt Density Index (SDI)
  • Sludge Density
Upon completion of our laboratory analysis procedures a full report is issued and our experts are on hand to give a full explanation of the results and what these mean for your water systems and the safety and health of those exposed to your water systems. Meaning you can therefore be confident in choosing us for all your in-field sampling, water testing and laboratory analysis requirements.

Why choose Robert Richards Associates Limited?

Robert Richards Associates Limited can provide Legionella testing for premises throughout the United Kingdom.

Our qualified technicians will work quickly and efficiently, causing minimal disruption to your working environment.