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Environmental Public Health - Water Sample Bottle Pick-up and Drop-off

Bacteria water sampling tests water samples for indicator bacteria to ensure water is safe.

Drinking water, beaches and swimming pool water can be tested. Chemical water sampling testing is available and looks for common chemicals and trace metals found in water.

For additional information,

Contact Details

University of Alberta Hospital

8440 112 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta
T6G 2B7
780-407-7121 or 780-407-8925
Getting There

Parking and Public transportation available

Parking map

Hours of Operation

Pick-up Details:
Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Pick up bacteria sample bottles only; no chemical sample bottles available.


Drop-off Days:
Monday to Friday

Before 4:00 PM


Drop off bacterial samples only; no chemical samples.


Beach samples accepted Monday to Thursday (no later than noon on Thu).

Service Providers May Include
public health inspectors
Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations
Also Known As
testing water, water testing bottles