water testing

Drinking Water Testing

Lab CodeAnalysisSample ContainerPrice
B1Coliform & E.coli 1 x sterilized 100 ml$30.00
B2Coliform, E.coli & HPC 2 x sterilized 100 ml$60.00
NNitrogen-Nitrates & Nitrogen-Nitrites 1 x 500 ml$45.00
TDSTotal Dissolved Solids 1 x 500 ml$35.00
Mi2Basic Drinking Water Quality - Calcium, Magnesium, Sodium, Potassium, Manganese, Zinc, Iron, Nitrogen-Nitrates, Nitrogen-Nitrites, Chloride, Sulfate, pH, Hardness & Conductivity 1 x 500 ml$195.00
Mi2HLAdvanced Drinking Water Quality: includes (Mi2) Basic Drinking Water Quality tests plus Arsenic, Boron, Barium, Fluoride, and Uranium 1 x 500 ml$200.00
Mi2HL+All parameters in the Mi2HL plus lead and copper 1 x 500 ml, 1 x 1L$230.00
HHardness 1 x 500 ml$52.00
Pb-HLead and Copper (Total) – For Manitoba Homeowners and Home-based Child Care Providers 1 x 1L$90.00
Pb-SLead and Copper (Total) – For Manitoba Schools and Child Care Centres and Large Buildings 1 x 1L – Incoming Water
2 x 125ml / Fixture
$90.00 / Incoming Water
$77.00 / Fixture

Prices in effect January 10th, 2024, and are subject to change without prior notification.

Critical Collection and Delivery Information

Samples must be kept cool and all All water samples MUST arrive within 24 hours of sample collection.

Guidelines for Collecting Bacteria Samples B1 and B2

Bacteria samples (B1 and B2), must be collected and delivered in a sealed, sterilized sample container provided by Horizon Lab; these may be accessible through local municipal, agricultural or water conservation district offices along with appropriate forms.

Collection Procedure for Non-Bacteria Samples

All non-bacteria samples should be collected in high-density plastic bottles provided by the lab; these may be accessible through local municipal or water conservation district offices along with appropriate forms.

Payment Options

Horizon Lab accepts many forms of payment including; cash, debit, MasterCard, Visa and Cheque (please make cheques payable to Horizon Lab Ltd. If you are a business looking to frequently submit samples, contact Horizon Lab to discuss potential account options.

Need a customized testing package? Call Horizon Lab to discuss your needs
Quality Assurance for Your Water Supply

At Horizon Lab in Winnipeg, we specialize in a wide array of drinking water testing services to support the safety and quality of your water supply. With our state-of-the-art laboratory and experienced team, we provide accurate and reliable testing solutions for households, schools, child care centers, and various other institutions.

Our Testing Services Include:
  • B1 - Coliform & E.coli Analysis:

    Support your water's safety from harmful bacteria like Coliform and E.coli with our efficient and precise testing service.
  • B2 - Coliform, E.coli & HPC Analysis:

    Comprehensive testing for a broader range of bacteria including Coliform, E.coli, and Heterotrophic Plate Count (HPC) for enhanced water safety.
  • N - Nitrogen-Nitrates & Nitrogen-Nitrites Analysis:

    Safeguard your health by testing for nitrogen compounds like nitrates and nitrites, crucial for water quality assessment.
  • TDS - Total Dissolved Solids:

    Assess the concentration of dissolved substances in your water with our Total Dissolved Solids testing, essential for water purity analysis.
  • Mi2 - Basic Drinking Water Quality Analysis:

    Get a comprehensive overview of your water's quality, testing for essential minerals and indicators such as Calcium, Magnesium, Sodium, Potassium, and more.
  • Mi2HL - Advanced Drinking Water Quality Analysis:

    Extend your water quality testing with our advanced analysis, covering all parameters in Mi2 as well as tests for Arsenic, Boron, Barium, Fluoride, and Uranium.
  • Mi2HL+ - Comprehensive Water Quality Analysis:

    Our most thorough water testing package, covering all parameters in Mi2HL plus additional tests for lead and copper.
  • H - Hardness Analysis:

    Determine the hardness of your water, crucial for both household and industrial use.
  • Pb-H - Lead and Copper Testing for Homeowners:

    Specialized lead and copper testing designed for Manitoba homeowners and home-based child care providers.
  • Pb-S - Lead and Copper Testing for Schools:

    Tailored lead and copper testing services for Manitoba schools, child care centres, and large buildings.
Easy Sample Collection and Submission

We make it convenient for you to collect and submit samples. Bacteria samples (B1 and B2) require specific sterilized containers, while non-bacteria samples should be collected in high-density plastic bottles. Both are available through local municipal, agricultural, or water conservation district offices.

Affordable Pricing and Payment Flexibility

Our services are priced competitively, with clear and transparent fees. We accept a variety of payment methods, including cash, debit, MasterCard, Visa, and checks payable to Horizon Lab Ltd.

Customized Testing Packages

At Horizon Lab, we understand that every client has unique needs. Contact us to discuss a tailored testing package that suits your specific requirements.

Stay Informed and Safe

Download our Drinking Water Testing Fee Schedule for detailed pricing and service information. Follow our sample collection guidelines for precise and reliable testing results.

Contact Horizon Lab Today

For detailed inquiries or to arrange for your water testing, contact Horizon Lab.