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What does the 16-Point Rapid Water Test Check For?
The 16-Point Rapid Water Test earns its name. These are the 16 common contaminants our test detects:
- Total Coliform (bacteria)
- Total Dissolved Solids (TDS)
- Total Iron
- Water Hardness
Once ordered, your 16-Point Rapid Water Test Kit will be shipped to your home. Follow the instructions included to gather a water sample for testing. Once you have your sample, simply return your kit to the testing location indicated in the instructions. Return shipping is included and must be sent via FedEx Overnight Saver. Once received, we will have your results within 3-5 business days from the date it arrives. Your testing results will be emailed directly to you.
What Can Cause Contamination?
Naturally-occurring elements like heavy metals, fluorides, and radionuclides can accumulate in groundwater
Runoff from agricultural or industrial sources can introduce waste, pesticides, and chemicals into your area that can seep through the soil
03 Sudden Events
Flooding, hurricanes, earthquakes, or manufacturing spills can rapidly introduce chemicals and contaminants into water supplies
04 Structural Damage
If your plumbing or well’s walls and seals deteriorate, your risk of contamination increases