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Bathing Water (beaches, pools and other artificial basins)

Each year, swimming pools, beaches and other artificial basins accommodate thousands of people coming to have fun and cool off. Unfortunately, certain microorganisms can contaminate these bathing waters. Our laboratories offer managers of beaches, swimming pools, wading pools, spas and water play areas a complete range of analysis that complies with Regulation Respecting Water Quality in Swimming Pools and Other Artificial Pools of Quebec in order to offer the public safe bathing waters at all times.

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Our laboratories, accredited by the Ministère de l’Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques (MELCC) offer you:

  • On-site sampling by our expert technicians;
  • Complete microbiological and chemical analysis;
    • Pseudomonas aeruginosa
    • Staphylococcus aureus
    • E.Coli (total coliforms)
    • Legionella sp
    • Turbidity, conductivity, pH, colour
  • Results of your analysis delivered via the Internet.

Sampling Protocol