Giardia and Crypto Water Test
For A-1 Water LLC clients only.
Recommended by SimpleLab™ for targeted testing for the presence and enumeration of giardia and cryptosporidium in drinking or surface water.
Note:This testing package requires 10 liters of water for a single sample to be sent on ice. Most labs do not include expensive return shipping. SimpleLab includes all shipping costs both to you and back to the laboratory in this price.
This SimpleLab water test package provides all required materials to properly collect and submit a sample for certified laboratory testing. Reported results will include detailed, quantified analysis of a variety of giardia species and cryptosporidium by EPA method 1623.1 (or equivalent).
Testing includes: Giardia species (including but not limited to: Giardia intestinalis, Giardia lamblia, Giardia duodenalis) and Cryptosporidium.
Report analysis includes: Health-risk assessment, potential plumbing and aesthetic issues (taste, odor, appearance), and comparison to any regulatory limits and/or public health guidelines.
Contaminants this tests for▾
This testing package is designed to test your sample for:
Giardia and Cryptosporidium
How it works▾
This mail-in laboratory testing package includes:
- sampling vial(s)
- sampling instructions
- prepaid overnight return shipping label
- sample information card/chain of custody document
- insulated shipping container
- bags for ice
Once the lab receives the sample, your personalized SimpleLab Report will arrive by email within 12 business days.
Each testing package is intended for one sample from a single location, unless otherwise specified.
By default, this broad-based chemical and biological water quality screening package is designed to provide you with general information about your water for personal use. Each report includes analysis for specific numerical concentration levels of each contaminant and details about the potential sources and health effects associated with each parameter. We are not medical doctors and SimpleLab does not provide medical advice. For medical concerns always consult your doctor. As an informational water quality test, this package is not meant for state or federal compliance water testing. If you or your organization requires compliance with State or Federal Law, or compliance with a particular regulatory requirement then you must contact our support team and we will use the appropriate certified laboratory facilities to ensure your compliance testing requirements are met. For more information about SimpleLab informational testing and certification options click here.