Water Microbiology

Q Laboratories is Certified by the Ohio EPA Department of Drinking and Ground Water for Potable Water Microbiological Analysis

Q Laboratories is Certified as proficient in the isolation of Legionella from potable and non-potable water samples by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Environmental Legionella Isolation Techniques Evaluation (ELITE).

  • Microbial Identification – bacteria, yeasts, and filamentous fungi
  • Coliform Detection and Enumeration
  • Fecal Coliforms
  • E. coli
  • Pseudomonas Detection and Enumeration
  • Heterotrophic Plate Count
  • Non-Tuberculous Mycobacteria (NTM)
  • Legionella