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Microbiology Water Lab

New River Community Health Care Center and the Florida Department of Health in Union County

Program Description 

Drinking water samples can be shipped by Environmental Health. If your water supply is provided by private well, you should have your water tested for bacteria annually. If you are experiencing gastrointestinal illness, a microbiological analysis of your drinking water is recommended.

Water samples are accepted on Monday through Wednesday. Sample results are usually available the following week.

Fee: $20.00 at time of bottle pick-up.