Eurofins UK >> Water Hygiene Testing

Water Hygiene Testing

Eurofins is a leading provider of water testing services and offers these services UK wide at our laboratories in Wolverhampton, Camberley, Grimsby and Livingston. Our laboratories have Full Membership with the Legionella Control Association and are UKAS accredited to ISO 17025 for water hygiene testing.

Eurofins offers microbiological and chemical water testing for a wide range of water types from:

  • Cooling towers
  • Air conditioning systems
  • Hot and cold water services
  • Domestic showers
  • Swimming pools
  • Jacuzzis and spas

Water Systems Hygiene

With extensive experience in the microbiology of water, Eurofins provides UKAS accredited analysis for the isolation and enumeration of a number of micro-organisms that are important in assessing the safety of water. Our range of services includes:

  • Legionella & total viable counts analysis for cooling towers, showers, taps, calorifiers and spas in accordance with L8 HSG274 parts 1-3
  • Rapid Legionella confirmation by MALDI-TOF
  • 24 Hour Legionella analysis by PCR
  • 24 Hour Pseudomonas aeruginosa analysis by IDEXX Pseudalert
  • Total viable count analysis for endoscope washer disinfector rinse waters
  • Pseudomonas aeruginoaa, Coliform, total viable counts and Cryptosporidium analysis for swimming pools and spa pools
  • Coliform & total viable counts analysis for potable water systems
  • Sulphate reducing bacteria, nitrate reducing bacteria, Pseudomonas and chemistry analysis for closed heating and chilled systems

Sample collections are provided using Eurofins refrigerated transport from a nationwide network of secure collection points. All Eurofins vehicles are installed with tracking software ensuring complete traceability whilst samples are in transit to the laboratory. 

Eurofins Waters team has many years of experience with highly trained and knowledgeable employees who pride themselves on understanding the need for an accurate and robust testing partner, for our clients across a wide range of commercial, industrial and healthcare sectors.