Recreational testing

Recreational Water Testing

Lab CodeAnalysisSample ContainerPrice
REC1Hot Tubs and Floating Spas: Total Coliform, E.coli and Pseudomonas aeruginosa by membrane filtration 2x sterilized 100 ml$100.00
REC3Pseudomonas aeruginosa by membrane filtration 1x sterilized 100 ml$50.00
REC5Swimming Pools: Total Coliform and E.coli by membrane filtration 1x sterilized 100 ml$70.00
REC6Chlorine (Free and Total) 1x 500 ml$43.00
REC7Total Coliform and Fecal Coliform by membrane filtration 1x sterilized 100 ml$75.00
REC8Fecal Coliform by membrane filtration 1x sterilized 100 ml$50.00

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

Collection Guidelines for Recreational Water Testing

For all tests it is essential to collect samples in sealed, sterilized containers. These containers maintain the accuracy of the test by preserving the integrity of the bacteria samples. You can obtain these containers through local municipal, agricultural, or water conservation district offices, along with the necessary forms for submission

Ensuring Accurate and Reliable Testing Results

Adhering to these guidelines is crucial for obtaining reliable and accurate results from your recreational water testing. Whether it's for hot tubs, swimming pools, or other recreational water facilities, proper sample collection is key to ensuring water safety and compliance with health standards.

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.

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Specialized Recreational Water Quality Testing

Horizon Lab in Winnipeg offers comprehensive recreational water testing services, ideal for hot tubs, swimming pools, and other leisure water facilities. Our advanced laboratory is equipped with the latest technology and staffed by experienced professionals, ensuring precise and reliable testing results for facility managers, health departments, and recreational businesses.

Our Testing Services Include:
  • REC1 - Hot Tubs and Floating Spas Testing:

    Customized testing for Total Coliform, E.coli, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa to support the safety and hygiene of hot tubs and spas.
  • REC3 - Pseudomonas aeruginosa Testing:

    Specific testing for Pseudomonas aeruginosa by membrane filtration, crucial for maintaining public health standards in recreational waters.
  • REC5 - Swimming Pools Testing:

    Comprehensive water quality assessment for swimming pools, including analysis of bacteria such as Coliform and E.coli.
  • REC6 - Chlorine Testing:

    Accurate measurement of Free and Total Chlorine levels, fundamental for water chemistry balance in recreational facilities.
  • REC7 - Total Coliform and Fecal Coliform Testing:

    Essential testing for Total Coliform and Fecal Coliform by membrane filtration, a standard procedure to confirm that water is free from these harmful bacteria.
  • REC8 - Fecal Coliform Testing:

    Testing for Fecal Coliform by membrane filtration.
Efficient Sample Collection and Submission

We have streamlined the sample collection process, providing specialized containers for accurate testing. For tests involving bacteria, sterilized containers are used to maintain sample integrity. Our collection process is designed for convenience, with all necessary containers and forms available through local municipal 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 Recreational 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.