Drinking water

Safe drinking water is of vital importance to human health. Microbiological Associates Inc. works with major water bottling companies, municipal water suppliers and public officials to help ensure the safety of all water sources. Our staff can help water bottlers protect the quality and reputation of their product. We test and support water from your source to shelf. Microbiological has successfully completed proficiency testing and is also accredited through ISO so that you can have confidence in our results. Below is a list of some, but not limited to, analyses that Microbiological Associates can provide for you.
  • Total heterotrophic plate count
  • Total coliform
  • Fecal coliform
  • E. coli
  • Fecal streptococci
  • Pseudomonas aeruginosa
  • Total yeast and mold count
  • Legionella spp.
  • Staphylococcus aureus
  • Containers and closures testing
The entire above testing can be performed per the client’s specifications.
Some of the wet chemistry testing we offer is:
  • Total residual chlorine
  • pH/conductivity/total dissolved solids
  • Fat and oils and greases
  • ICP testing for metals
  • Colorimetric testing for sulfite, sulfate, nitrates, nitrites, hardness, alkalinity, phosphates, fluoride, chloride, quaternary
    ammonium compounds

Pools and Beaches

We offer water analysis from state, city and county municipalities along with private corporations and private individual water testing. We test waters from:
  • City parks
  • Hotels
  • School systems
  • State parks
  • Private country club
  • Water parks
  • Private housing groups
  • Apartment complexes
  • Individual homes
  • Mobile home parks
  • Athletics club