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Licensed: New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts

Toll Free: 1-800-640-8285

1860 Bath Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11214-4616

Testing Services

Water Parameter Testing
Sampling & Analysis

Water Parameter Testing Services

Accurate Building Inspectors® provides water testing for water portability and characterization.


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Water Parameter Testing:

A comprehensive analysis of water portability contains 16 tests assessing contaminants relating to man-made chemicals, naturally occurring contaminants, physical characteristics and microbial pathogens.

CAT# Comprehensive Test Fee
4800.0 Potable Water New York State
Department of Health - 16 Tests

$550.00

**Note: A comprehensive water assessment test covers 16 tests for $550.00.
     If each test ordered separately, fee is $1,127.00.

CAT# Test# ** Test Type MCL (mg/L) 4 EPA Test# 5
4800.B 1 Coliform Bacteria    
4800.D 2 Total Dissolved Solids 500.00 160.3
4800.H 3 PH 6.5-8.15 150.1
4800.N 4 Nitrate & Nitrite {N} 10.0000 353.3
4800.M 5 Manganese {Mn} 0.300 200.7
4800.R 6 Chromium {Cr} 0.050 200.7
4800.C 7 Cadmium {Cd} 0.010 200.7
4800.P 8 Lead {Pb} 0.015 239.2
4800.A 9 Arsenic {As} 0.050 200.7
4800.U 10 Copper {Cu} 1.300 200.7
4800.I 11 Iron {Fe} 0.300 200.7
4800.Z 12 Zinc {Zn} 5.000 200.7
4800.S 13 Silver {Ag} 0.050 200.7
4800.L 14 Chloride {Cl} 250.00 325.3

[4] Maximum Contaminant Level (MLC)
[5] Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Additional Water Parameter Testing Services

* Fees on Request.
+ Minimum Fee, Quote Required.

CAT# Test Fee *
4801.0 Alkalinity (SM 403) $  50.00
4801.1 Acidity (SM 402) $  50.00
4801.2 Ammonia, Sulfide (Sewage Confirm) $  74.00
4802.1 (SM 507 BOD) (5 Day) $170.00
4802.2 (SM 507 BOD) (20 Day) $250.00
4803.0 Chemical O2 Demand (SM 508A) (COD) $80.00+
4804.0 Color, Apparent (EPA 110.2) $  50.00
4805.0 Conductance, Specific (EPA 120.1) $  50.00
4806.0 Chlorine Demand (SM 409A) $  90.00
4806.1 Chlorine, Free Residual (SM 408C) $  50.00
4806.2 Chlorine, Total (SM 408C) $  50.00
4807.0 Chloride Content (SM 407A) $  80.00
4808.1 Cyanide, Total (SM 412) $150.00
4808.2 Cyanide, Amenable to Chlorination
(SM 412F)

$150.00
4808.3 Fecal Coliform (E. Coli) (SM 909C) $130.00
4809.1 Fluorides, Direct (SM 413A) $  50.00
4809.2 Fluorides, Distillation (SM 413A) $  50.00
4810.1 Hardness, Total (EPA 130.2) $  50.00
4810.2 Hardness, Ca+ Mg+ (EPA 130.2) $  70.00
4810.3 Lead Content (SM 316A) $  74.00
4810.4 Nitrate/Nitrite (EPA 300/353.3) $120.00
4811.1 Nitrogen, Ammonia (EPA 350.2) $  50.00
4811.2 Nitrogen, Kjeldahl (EPA 951.3) $  50.00
4811.3 Nitrogen, Nitrite (EPA 963.2) $  50.00
4811.4 Nitrogen, Nitrite (EPA 354.1) $  50.00
4811.5 Nitrogen, Organic (EPA 350.3, 351.3) $  70.00
4812.0 Odor (SM 207) $  50.00
4812.1 Oil & Grease (SM 503) $150.00
4813.0 Oxygen, Dissolved (SM 421B) $  50.00
4814.0 Percent Glycol (ASTM E-611) $275.00
4814.1 pH (SM 423) $  50.00
4815.1 Phenols, Chloroform Extract (EPA 420.1) $120.00
4815.2 Phenols, Total (EPA 420.1) $  80.00
4815.3 Phosphates, Ortho (Colorimetric) $  50.00
4815.4 Phosphates, Total (Colorimetric) $  66.00
4815.5 Potability (NYSDOT SM 18) $450.00
4816.1 Solids, Dissolved (SM 209B) $150.00
4816.2 Solids, Settling (SM 209F) $  50.00
4816.3 Solids, Suspended (SM 209D) $150.00
4816.4 Solids, Total Volatile (SM 209E) $  50.00
4816.5 Solids, Total (SM 209A) $150.00
4817.1 Sulfates (EPA 375) $  50.00
4818.0 Sulfides (EPA 376) $  50.00
4819.0 Sulfites (EPA 377.1) $  50.00
4820.0 Surfactants, MBAS (EPA 425.1) $  54.00
4821.0 Total Organic Carbon (EPA 415.1) (TOC) $130.00
4822.0 Turbidity (EPA 241A) $100.00
4823.0 Total Coliform $130.00
4825.0 Total Residue $150.00

* Fees on Request.
+ Minimum Fee, Quote Required.