Environmental laboratory for drinking & well water testing

At T.E. Laboratories (TelLab), we provide drinking water analysis for

  • Home and business owners, who get their drinking water from wells and private groups schemes
  • Local authorities, NGOs and regulators (Our team of service engineers provide national coverage)

Our service is accurate and cost-effective, and our environmental laboratory is accredited by the Irish National Accreditation Board (INAB) – Standard 17025.  You can view our INAB accreditation certificate and our list of INAB  accredited tests here.

How to get your water tested

  • Call us on 059 91 52881,  email us at info@tellab.ie or simply drop by our office here in Tullow, Co Carlow, for your FREE Sample Bottle test kit (with instructions and a form to be completed before submitting your samples)
  • When you are ready, fill the bottles, complete the form and return to TelLab (within six hours of filling the sample bottles for microbial testing)
  • Pay onsite via credit card, cheque or cash – Microbial test €50, Chemical test €165, Microbial & Chemical test €200 (see our FAQ page to decide which test suite you want. You will save money by having both tests done together.)
  • Your results will be issued in electronic and hard copy format within 12 working days. (Where required, we can provide faster turnaround times, subject to a surcharge.)

What we test for

We can carry out the following tests for your drinking water:

  • Bacteria (microbial)
E.Coli Total/ Faecal Coliforms
  • Chemicals
Alkalinity                                                  Ammonia
Iron                                                          Langellier Index @15°c & 80°c
Total Hardness

If you require additional tests they can be quoted separately, please contact the sales office on 059 91 52881 or email sales@tellab.ie