INAB Accredited 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 €45, Chemical test €150, Microbial & Chemical test €180 (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
Calcium
Chloride
Colour
Conductivity
Copper
Iron                                                          Langellier Index @15°c & 80°c
Lead
Magnesium
Manganese
Nitrate
Nitrite
pH
Total Hardness
Turbidity
Zinc

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