Water Quality Services Ltd

Water Quality Services Ltd - Sampling, monitoring and analysis

Other Services

On site sampling and on site monitoring are both offered by Water Quality Services Ltd (WQS). Some test methods require specific sampling techniques, or may need sample bottles containing acid as a sample preserver. If sampling by clients is considered practical, clients will be advised accordingly.

according to BS EN 1008, and discharged to controlled waters and to sewers are dealt with on separate pages.

Other services offered include:-

The services above often include chemical or biological analysis at ISO 17025 accredited laboratories. Other services offered can be as diverse as analysis of road planings which were tested for phenols and PAH’s in order to assess the need for disposal as hazardous waste.

Getting your water tested

Whatever the sampling or analysis requirements, the first step is to contact WQS. We will identify appropriate sampling and test methods, and choose an appropriate test laboratory as part of the quotation process. The following information can assist this process:

Some sampling must be performed by WQS. In other situations sampling by clients is possible and sample bottles supplied by WQS may need to be used. In these situations sampling procedures to be followed together with sample certificates will be provided.