Water Testing

Our priority is to ensure that our customer’s meet all legislative and other requirements associated with water quality.

We offer testing services ranging from domestic customers to large and small companies covering all types of water across a broad range of industries.

Industries we serve:

  • Water Utilities
  • Facilities Management
  • Water Treatment
  • Food and Drinks Manufacturers
  • Bottled Water Companies
  • Leisure Industry
  • Local Authorities

Sample types include:

  • Potable Water
  • Raw Water
  • Private Water Supplies
  • Natural Mineral Water, Spring Water and Bottled Water
  • Swimming Pool and Spa Water
  • Process Water
  • Waste Water
  • Closed Water Systems/Tanks
  • RO (Reverse Osmosis) Water
  • Borehole, wells and rainwater tanks     
  • Saline water
  • Cooling water
  • Irrigation water   
  • Legionella    


Water Testing Parameters

Basic parameters:

  • pH
  • Total Alkalinity
  • Bicarbonate
  • Carbonate
  • Calcium
  • Magnesium
  • Hardness
  • Sodium
  • Chloride
  • EC (Conductivity)
  • Sodium Adsorption Ratio (SAR)
  • Total dissolved solids (TDS)
  • Nitrate
  • Phosphorus
  • Sulphur
  • Potassium
  • Aluminium
  • Iron
  • Cobalt
  • Copper
  • Manganese
  • Zinc
  • Boron
  • Molybdenum

Cations

  • Ammonium (NH4+)
  • Calcium (Ca2+)  
  • Magnesium (Mg2+)    
  • Potassium (K+)      
  • Sodium (Na+)

Anions

  • Phosphates (PO43-)  
  • Chlorides (Cl-)
  • Carbonates (CO3-)
  • Nitrates (NO3-)    
  • Sulphates (SO42-)    
  • Bicarbonates (HCO32-)

Inorganics

  • Acid Volatile Sulfide
  • Acidity
  • Alkalinity
  • Available Nutrients
  • BOD/CBOD
  • Chlorate/Chlorite
  • COD
  • Colour
  • Conductivity
  • Cyanide
  • Exchangeable cations
  • Major Cations/Anions
  • Nutrients (N + P)
  • pH
  • Salinity
  • Solids (TDS, TSS, etc.)
  • Sulfide
  • Sulphur/Nitrogen
  • Turbidity

Organics testing

We provide a full range of organic environmental analytical testing services in a variety of matrices, including soil, sediment, water, and air.

  • Alkanolamines
  • Alcohols
  • Chlorophenols/Phenolics
  • Dioxins/Furans
  • Glycols
  • Haloacetic Acids
  • Hydrocarbons
  • BTEX/TEH
  • Oil & Grease
  • PAHs
  • PCBs
  • PCBs - Congeners
  • Phenols, Total
  • Tannin & Lignin
  • THMs (Trihalomethanes)
  • Resins and Fatty Acids
  • Semi-Volatile Organic Compounds
  • Volatile Fatty Acids
  • Volatile Organic Compounds

Microbiological tests include:

  • E.coli
  • Coliforms
  • Faecal coliforms
  • Heterotrophic plate count
  • Enterococci
  • Clostridium perfringens
  • Faecal Streptococci
  • Sulphite reducing anaerobes
  • Campylobacter
  • Legionella
  • Pseudomonas aeruginosa
  • Staphylococcus aureus
  • Salmonella







Who we are

Spectralab Analytical Services is a privately owned independent analytical testing laboratory located in Nairobi.  Our main laboratory is situated along Dar es Salaam Road, Industrial Area. +Readmore...

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Office: 2nd Flr, ABC Bank Building, Dar es Salaam Rd.
Tel: +254 020 655 1177, 020 240 8111, 0775 502 222
Email: lab@spectralab.co.ke, lab.spectra@gmail.com

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