Laboratory Services Program

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The Laboratory Services program administers a broad range of analytical activities related to surface water quality, water treatment, wastewater treatment, and industrial wastewater. This includes:

  • Regulatory compliance monitoring for both the water treatment and water reclamation facilities. 
  • Analytical support for process improvement at the facilities.
  • Compliance with local, State and Federal requirements for the Industrial Waste Control Program
  • Providing information for the Septage Control and Surcharge programs. 
  • Analytical services to the city’s Stormwater Services Division.
  • Assisting with research efforts at local universities (through the Water Resources Research Institute of North Carolina for example) by conducting selected analyses. 
  • Analytical response to customer water quality concerns.

For information, call at (919) 560-4386.