RWA Lab Is An Industry Expert
As a department within the Regional Water Authority (RWA), the laboratory has extensive experience handling drinking water issues. In addition, the RWA Lab has been servicing utilities nationwide for over 25 years. Our reputation has earned trust with all our customers.
We are a reputable water testing laboratory, providing accurate results based on sound training, record keeping and QA/QC procedures. We differentiate ourselves from commercial laboratories because we are part of a water utility and understand your needs.
Results are what we generate, but information and service are what we provide. We are here to help with any water utility industry issue that you may have. The RWA has been in the business for 170 years and our expertise in both laboratory services and water quality far exceeds most others.
With the RWA Lab, you can rest assured that we will provide you with accurate testing and analysis to ensure your drinking water is suitable.
We can help our clients with issues that may arise due to the source, treatment and/or distribution.
- Learn how to explain to your customers and the media the meaning of water testing data and its impact on public health.
- Our Customer Care Manager is readily available to assist you.
- You can get your testing results as quickly as you need them. Rush services are available to meet your needs.
- We will produce your test reports in the format you need.
In-House Water Testing Instrumentation
The RWA Lab is a full-service laboratory and maintains state-of-the-art instrumentation including several units that are liquid chromatography coupled with tandem mass spectrometry, gas chromatography coupled with tandem mass spectrometry, gas chromatography with mass spectrometry, inductive coupled plasma and atomic absorption.
RWA Lab Services maintains all laboratory instrumentation following procedures outlined by the instrument manufacturers. Preventive maintenance, such as lubrication, source cleaning, and detector cleaning, is performed according to the procedures and timeline described in the manufacturer’s instrument manual. Precision and accuracy data are examined for trends and excursions beyond control limits to determine evidence of instrument malfunction.
The RWA Lab maintains a rigorous training program for all lab employees. Training by internal and external experts ensures adequate knowledge and skills are developed so analysts provide the level of expertise that is required in the profession.