Envirowater Technologies offers certified water testing performed at an accredited lab. We offer various packages for real estate transactions including well water collection, analysis, and flow rate / well recovery rate testing.


  • *Sample Collection & Delivery Fee: minimum $98 to be added within 50km of Halifax ($.50 /km extra mileage charge)
  • Prices for Regular 8 business day Turn Around Time (TAT) on certified lab results
    Note: (Additional surcharges for rush TAT: 4 day – 25%, 3 day – 50%, 2 day – 100%)
  • All prices do not include HST

( 1 )
Bacteria P/A Analysis

Bacterial Analysis Total Coliform & E.Coli (presence / absence only) $70*
(Need MPN – bacteria count? – Add $20.)

( 2 )
Standard Water Analysis

PH, Reactive Silica, Chloride, Fluoride, Sulphate, Alkalinity, Color, Turbidity, Electrical Conductivity, Nitrate + Nitrite, Nitrate, Nitrite, Ammonia, TOC, o-Phosphate, Sodium, Potassium, Calcium, Magnesium, Phosphorus, Copper, Iron, Manganese, Zinc, Bicarbonate, Carbonate, Hydroxide, Calculated TDS, Hardness, Langier Index @ 20C and 4C, Saturation pH @ 20C and 4C, Anion/Cation Sum, Ion Balance $260*

( 3 )
Dissolved Metals Analysis

Aluminum, Antimony, Arsenic, Barium, Beryllium, Bismuth, Boron, Cadmium, Chromium, Cobalt, Copper, Iron, Lead, Manganese, Molybdenum, Nickel, Selenium, Silver, Strontium, Thallium, Tin, Titanium, Uranium, Vanadium, Zinc $160*

( 4 )
Other Tests

Individual Metals $70 for first metal plus ($40 for each subsequent metal)

( 5 )
Well Recovery Rate Test (Non-intrusive “sonar” method.)

NOTE: Approximately 2 hours onsite.

  • Drilled well cap must be accessible. The homeowner should use as little water as possible before we do our test.
  • No septic dye testing before we arrive, well may run dry which will cause sediment and dirty water.

Analysis Packages:

note: Add $20 onto packages below if bacteria count (MPN) is required.

6) Basic Homeowners – Complete testing for number 1+3 ($200 value) $200*
7) Classic Homeowners – Complete testing for number 1+2+3 ($440 value) $360*
8) Ultimate Homeowners – Complete testing for number 1+2+3+5 ($735 value) you save $215!

recommended for all real estate transactions (most popular)

  • Note: Due to frequent changes & cancellations we have a non-refundable cancellation fee of $98 plus HST. This fee will be charged for any change in appointment time or cancellation of appointment within 48 hours of scheduled appointment.
  • Current as of January 2024
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