Below you will find information about the tests AnalySys Laboratories provides

  • Test Name Method Number
    (waters)
    Method Number
    (solids)
    Holding
    Times
    Preservative
    (waters)
    Container
    (waters)
    Acidity SM 2310 B (4a) 14 days none 16 oz Plastic
    Alkalinity SM 2320 B EPA 310.1
    SM 2320 B
    none 16 oz Plastic
    Biochemical Oxygen Demand (BOD) SM 5210 B 48 hours none 32 oz Plastic
    Carbonaceous Biological Oxygen Demand (CBOD) SM 5210B 48 Hours none 32 oz Plastic
    Chemical Oxygen Demand (COD) EPA 410.4
    HACH 8000
    SM 5220 D
    28 days Acid (pH<2) 120 mL Amber Glass
    Chlorine, residual SM 4500 Cl G immediately none 16 oz Plastic
    Coliform, Fecal 908C(3) 6 hours, 30 hours max. none
    Coliform, Total 909(3) 6 hours, 30 hours max. none
    Color SM 2120B 48 hours none 16 oz Plastic
    Corrosivity EPA 1110 EPA 1110 not specified none 16 oz Plastic
    Conductance EPA 120.1
    EPA 9050
    SM 2510 B
    EPA 9050
    SM 2510 B
    immediately none 16 oz Plastic
    Density, bulk ASI(int) NA none
    Density, total ASI(int) NA none
    Dissolved Oxygen EPA 360.1 immediately none 16 oz Plastic
    Fecal Streptococcus 910A none
    Hardness SM 2340 B 16 oz Plastic
    Ignitability EPA 1010 EPA 1010 not specified none 16 oz Plastic
    Moisture ASTM D2216 none
    Oil and Grease EPA 1664
    EPA 9070
    EPA 1664
    EPA 9070
    28 days Acid (pH<2) 250 mL Amber Glass
    X 2
    Paint Filter Test EPA 9095
    pH EPA 9040
    SM 4500 H + B
    EPA 9040
    EPA 9045
    N/A
    immediately
    none 16 oz Plastic
    Phenolics, total distillable EPA 420.1
    EPA 9065
    EPA 9065 28 days Acid (pH<2) 500 mL Amber Glass
    Solids, total SM 2540 B 7 days none 16 oz Plastic
    Solids, suspended SM 2540 D 7 days none 16 oz Plastic
    Solids, suspended volatile EPA 160.4
    SM 2540 B
    7 days none 16 oz Plastic
    Solids, dissolved SM 2540 C 7 days none 16 oz Plastic
    Total Organic Carbon EPA 9060
    SM 5310 B
    EPA 9060 28 days Acid (pH<2) 120 mL Amber Glass
    Total Petroleum hydrocarbon TX-1005 TX-1005 14 days Acid (pH<2) 40 mL VOAs
    Turbidity SM 2130 B 16 oz Plastic
  • Test Name Method Number
    (waters)
    Method Number
    (solids)
    Holding
    Times
    Preservative
    (waters)
    Container
    (waters)
    Bromide EPA 300.0
    EPA 9056
    EPA 300 28 days none 16 oz Plastic
    Chloride EPA 300.0
    EPA 9056
    EPA 300 28 days
    28 days
    none
    none
    16 oz plastic
    Cyanide, total EPA 9014
    SM 4500 CN C
    EPA 9014 14 days
    14 days
    NaOH & ZnAc
    NaOH & ZnAc
    16 oz plastic
    Cyanide, amenable EPA 9014
    SM 4500 CN G
    EPA 9014 14 days
    14 days
    NaOH & ZnAc
    NaOH & ZnAc
    16 oz Plastic
    Fluoride EPA 300.0
    EPA 9056
    EPA 300.0
    EPA 9056
    EPA 9214
    28 days none 16 oz plastic
    Nitrogen, ammonia SM 4500 NH3 F SM 4500 NH3 F 28 days Acid (pH<2) 500 mL Amber Glass
    Nitrogen, total Kjeldahl SM 4500 NH3 F 28 days Acid (pH<2) 500 mL Amber Glass
    Nitrogen, Nitrate EPA 300.0
    EPA 9056
    EPA 300 48 hours none 16 oz plastic
    Nitrogen, Nitrite EPA 300.0
    EPA 9056
    EPA 300 48 hours none 16 oz plastic
    Phosphate, ortho EPA 300.0
    EPA 9056
    EPA 300 48 hours none 16 oz plastic
    Phosphorus, total SM 4500 P E EPA 365.2 28 days Acid (pH<2) 500 mL Amber Glass
    Sulfate EPA 300.0
    EPA 9056
    EPA 300 28 days none
    none
    16 oz plastic
    Sulfide SM 4500 S2 D
    376.1
    EPA 9034 not specified
    7 days
    NaOH & ZnAc
    NaOH & ZnAc
    16 oz plastic
    Sulfite SM 4500 S03 B immediately none 16 oz plastic
  • Test Name


    ICP
    Method
    Number

    ICPMS



    AA
    Holding
    Times
    Preservative
    Total Metals

    acidify to
    Preservative
    Dissolved Metals

    filter then acidify to
    Containers
    (Waters)
    Aluminum (Al) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Antimony (Sb) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Arsenic (As) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Barium (Ba) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Beryllium (Be) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Boron (B) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Cadmium (Cd) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Calcium (Ca) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Chromium (Cr) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Chromium (Cr) VI - - EPA 7196
    SM 3500 Cr B
    24 hours none none 16 oz plastic
    Copper (Cu) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Cobalt (Co) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Iron (Fe) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Lead (Pb) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Lithium (Li) - EPA 6020 - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Magnesium (Mg) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Manganese (Mn) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Mercury (Hg) - - EPA 7470
    EPA 7471
    SM 3112 B
    28 days HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Molybdenum (Mo) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Nickel (Ni) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Potassium (K) EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    EPA 7610 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Selenium (Se) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Silica (Si) - dissolved EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    - - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Silica (Si) as SiO2 EPA 6010 - - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Silver (Ag) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Sodium (Na) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Strontium (Sr) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Thallium (Tl) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Tin (Sn) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Titanium (Ti) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Vanadium (V) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
    Zinc (Zn) EPA 200.7
    EPA 6010
    EPA 200.8
    EPA 6020
    - 6 months HNO3 to pH<2 HNO3 to pH<2 16 oz plastic
  • Test Name Method Number Holding Times Preservative (waters) Container (waters)
    Gasoline/BTEX EPA 8260b
    EPA 624
    14 days cool (4oC) Acidify 40 mL VOA
    Halogenated Volatile Organics
    (also Purgable halocarbons, Trihalomethanes, etc.)
    EPA 8260b
    EPA 624
    14 days cool (4oC) Acidify(pH<2) 40 mL VOA
    Nonhalogenated volatile organics EPA 8260b
    EPA 624
    14 Days cool (4oC) Acidify (pH<2) 40 mL VOA
    Acrolien, Acrylonitrile, & Acetonitrile EPA 8260b
    EPA 624
    14 days cool (4oC) Acidify(pH<2) 40 mL VOA
    Phenols EPA 8270c
    EPA 625
    7 days to extract/extract 40 days
    14 days for soil/sediment & waste
    none 950 mL Amber Glass
    Phthalate esters EPA 8270c
    EPA 625
    7 days to extract/extract 40 days
    14 days for soil/sediment & waste
    none 950 mL Amber Glass
    Organochlorine Pesticides and PCB's EPA 8082c
    EPA 608
    7 days to extract/extract 40 days
    14 days for soil/sediment & waste
    none 950 mL Amber Glass
    Polynuclear Aromatics EPA 8270c 7 days to extract/extract 40 days
    14 days for soil/sediment & waste
    none 950 mL Amber Glass
    Organophosphorus Pesticides EPA 8270
    614
    7 days to extract/extract 40 days
    14 days for soil/sediment & waste
    none 950 mL Amber Glass
    Phosphorus Pesticides 622 7 days to extract/extract 40 days
    14 days for soil/sediment & waste
    none 950 mL Amber Glass
    Chlorinated Herbicides 8270c
    617
    7 days to extract/extract 40 days
    14 days for soil/sediment & waste
    none 950 mL Amber Glass
    Chlorinated Herbicides EPA 8151c
    EPA 615
    7 days to extract/extract 40 days
    14 days for soil/sediment & waste
    none 950 mL Amber Glass
    Triazine Pesticides 619 7 days to extract/extract 40 days
    14 days for soil/sediment & waste
    none 950 mL Amber Glass
    Carbamate and Urea Pesticides 622 7 days to extract/extract 40 days
    14 days for soil/sediment & waste
    none 950 mL Amber Glass
    Benzidenes 605 7 days to extract/extract 40 days
    14 days for soil/sediment & waste
    none 950 mL Amber Glass
    Nitrosamines 607 7 days to extract/extract 40 days
    14 days for soil/sediment & waste
    none 950 mL Amber Glass
    Haloethers 611 - none 950 mL Amber Glass
    Chlorinated hydrocarbons 612 7 days to extract/extract 40 days
    14 days for soil/sediment & waste
    none 950 mL Amber Glass
  • Test Name Method Number Holding Times Preservative (waters) Container (waters)
    Volatile Organics in Air EPA TO-12
    EPA TO-14A
    EPA TO-15
    14 days    

    Volatile Organics

    EPA 8260b
    EPA 624
    14 days Cool to <4℃
    Acidify (pH<2)
    40 mL VOA
    Semivolatile Organics EPA 8270c
    EPA 625
    7 days to extract/extract 40 days
    14 days for soil/sediment & waste
    Cool to <4℃ 950 mL Amber Glass
    Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCB's) EPA 8270c
    EPA 608
    7 days to extract/extract 40 days
    14 days for soil/sediment & waste
    Cool to <4℃ 950 mL Amber Glass