Customer Service

LABConnect™ - Online Results & More

Tutorial | Create Account | Login

Aquatic Microbiology Testing Lab

Aquatic Microbiology Testing

EMSL Analytical, Inc. is proud to offer the following aquatic microbiology test services. For additional aquatic microbiology services, please contact the laboratory directly.


  • LT2 Testing
    • Cryptosporidium and Giardia (EPA1623/1623.1)
    • E. coli (SM 9223 Colilert)
  • Microscopic Particulates Analysis (MPA)
  • Endospores (SM9218)
  • Coliphage
  • Enterococcus
  • Fecal Streptococcus
  • Heterotrphic Plate Count (HPC)
  • Legionella
  • Pseudomonas
  • Bacterial Abundance
  • Yeast & Mold
  • Diversity Indices

Taste & Odor
  • Algal Identification
  • Chlorophylls (Chlorophyll a, b, c and pheophytin a)
  • Iodide/Iodate
  • MIB/Geosmin


  • Algal Toxins (ELISA, HPLC and GC MS)
  • Microtox


Most tests are applicable to all kinds of water matrix, such as drinking water, surface water, and wastewater.

Full list of services provided for Aquatic Microbiology ( click for details )
Bioburden / Microbial Content
Biofilm-Associated Bacteria (Group test: IRB, SRB, SLYME)
Denitrifying Bacteria (DN)
E. coli Detection by Colilert (Presence/Absence)
E. coli Detection by Membrane Filtration
E. coli Water Quality Assay
Fecal Coliform by Membrane Filtration
Fecal Streptococcus by Membrane filtration
Heterotrophic Plate Count
Nitrifying Bacteria (N)
Recreational Water Analysis (Total Coliform, Fecal Coliform, Staphylococcus, Fecal Streptococcus)
SPF (Sunburn Protection Factor) Measurement of Personal Care Products
Total Coliform by Colilert (Presence/Absence)
Total Coliform Count by Membrane Filtration
Total Coliforms & E. coli
Total Enterococcus Water Quality Assay
Laboratories providing Aquatic Microbiology ( click for details )