Knowledge on tap
IDEXX Water understands that education is essential to building your technical knowledge and enhancing your laboratory skills.
Our educational offerings are part of an ongoing commitment to our customers to help you grow professionally and personally through online training, live webinars, and industry news articles.
IDEXX Water Academy
NEW! Surface Water Treatment Rule: Impact on Microbiology
Curious about the Surface Water Treatment Rule and where it fits under the Safe Drinking Water Act? This course explores the history of the SWTR and the impact it has on public water systems and explains how the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency solicits input on proposed rules and how you can make sure your voice is heard.
NEW! Testing for Enterococci with the Enterolert Test
This course provides background on why testing for enterococci is important for public health, reviews different testing methods, and provides guidance on using the Enterolert test.
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Live online interactive events
Upcoming live webinars
Ask an Expert: Your Technical Questions Answered
Thursday, April 27 1-2 PM EDT
Do you know how many Quanti-Trays you can stack in the incubator? Do you know what to do if a sample shows a positive result almost immediately? How can you contact IDEXX Technical Services if you have any questions? If you have asked these questions or questions like them, this session is for you!
Krista Doucette, Technical Support Supervisor at IDEXX Water, will answer your questions and also share tips and best practices she has learned from working with customers like you for over 13 years. This session features an open question-and-answer session where Krista and other IDEXX experts will answer your questions live.
Drinking Water Testing
Tuesday, May 23 1-2 PM EDT
Join IDEXX Water product manager Emily Frawley and explore IDEXX tests for total coliforms and E. coli. We will review overall regulations for testing drinking water in the U.S. with ample time for Emily to answer your questions.
Water industry news and trends written by industry experts
Recent featured articles
- Removing ammonia from wastewater
Nitrates in industrial wastewater and polluted groundwater can be transformed into ammonia for industrial uses, but the process is usually hindered by variable nitrate levels and other factors. A team of collaborators from Rice University, Arizona State University, and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory has found a new technology to create and remove ammonia from effluent.
- Your lab's quality assurance plan: Essential Elements
Quality control and quality assurance plans are two foundational elements ensuring the reliability of your lab. Do you have all of these essential elements in your plan?
- EPA proposes lead and copper rule improvements
In the past two years, the EPA has taken a hard look at the Lead and Copper Rule (LCR) and eliminating lead from drinking water due to its harmful effects.