One-stop, accredited routine and specialised testing services
ERWAT Laboratory Services delivers affordable scientific services in a short turnaround time. A wide range of ISO 17025 accredited testing methods are on offer while a team of experienced chemists, microbiologists and client services staff, sharing an in-depth technical knowledge, is always ready to assist with solutions and advice.
The facility is capable of handling high numbers of samples and the scope of testing spans a variety of water and wastewater matrices – from potable water to sewage sludge. Offering more than just routine testing methods, sets ERWAT Laboratory Services apart from other water testing facilities. Using advanced methods, services for the detection of organic pollutants (by gas chromatography mass spectrometry) and waterborne pathogens (by real-time polymerase chain reaction) are also available.
ERWAT Laboratory Services furthermore offers clients advice on testing requirements with regards to national standards (e.g SANS241), municipal by-laws and guidelines as set by the Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS).