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IDEXX Laboratories Sponsors Swim Guide, Supporting Water Quality Information for 7,000 Beaches Across 5 Countries

Swim Guide, the most helpful beach information service on the web, today announced its newest sponsor: IDEXX Laboratories, the global leader in water microbiology testing. We are excited to count IDEXX as part of a community that supports swimmable water. Swim Guide is a program of Swim Drink Fish Canada. In addition, Swim Drink Fish Canada is using the IDEXX Quanti-Tray System for its in-house recreational water quality monitoring in Toronto Harbour to test for E.coli.

How experts measure beach water quality

People have heard of “water quality testing,” to be sure, but they often don’t know what it entails. So it’s a natural question: what do they really test for at my favorite watershed?

Drinking Water Week: May 7-13

While it may not be on everyone’s calendar, this week marks the American Water Works Association’s (AWWA) annual Drinking Water Week. For more than 40 years, AWWA and its members have celebrated this unique opportunity for both water professionals and the communities they serve to recognize the vital role water plays in our daily lives.

Bacterial Test Method Updates for Title 22 Compliance

Laboratories may be excited to hear that the State Water Resources Control Board now allows US EPA-approved drinking water methods when testing for Total Coliforms in recycled water samples.

Happy Thanksgiving from IDEXX Water

These days, our busy lives don’t leave much room to pause and be grateful. Thanksgiving is a much-needed reminder to all of us to slow down and give thanks for all that is good in our lives.