Organic Chemistry Testing

The Organic Chemistry Laboratory, analyzes drinking water, ground water, surface water and biological materials for organic contaminants such as:

While trace amounts of certain organic compounds are common, many elements can cause damaging effects to the nervous system and kidneys and can lead to cancer risks if the exposure/contaminant level is too high.

These analyses are performed using EPA methods:

  • Method 504/258
  • Method 515/209
  • Method 547/211
  • Method 548/212
  • Method 525/245
  • Method 531/210
  • Method 549/213
  • Method 524/2
  • Method 524/3
  • Method 552

For more information, contact: Stacy Ellwanger, Environmental Health Supervisor.