Caduceon Environmental Laboratories

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Head Office | Kingston, Ontario

Welcome to Caduceon Environmental Laboratories

Caduceon Enterprises Inc. (Caduceon) is a Canadian-owned and operated company with offices and laboratories located in Kingston, Ottawa, Richmond Hill, Windsor and a depot/office in London, Ontario.  We are a network of commercial testing laboratories with a particular specialization in environmental analytical services. The use of modern analytical techniques, high quality instrumentation, and sophisticated information management systems allows our laboratories to provide a wide range of services for industry and government.

Caduceon is a customer-oriented organization committed to providing the best services, the highest quality of analysis, and the most reliable and defensible data obtainable.  Our Laboratories are members of the Canadian Association for Laboratory Accreditation (CALA), and participate in the proficiency testing program for a list of parameters registered with the association.  Our laboratories are accredited by CALA for specific tests and comply with the requirements of ISO/IEC 17025.

The laboratories provide testing and laboratory consulting services on a commercial basis for environmental monitoring and assessment to ensure compliance to government regulations as well as water/effluent quality for industrial and domestic applications and a variety of other processes and products.

Caduceon's services are performed by highly skilled professionals and technicians using industry accepted methods as specified by Environment Canada, the Ontario Ministry of the Environment (MOE), the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), ASTM International, American Public Health Association (APHA), and other internationally-recognized bodies.

Our professional staff are experienced in providing solutions for organic, inorganic, bacteriological testing and sampling problems, and we help design or recommend the appropriate methodology for specific projects.

The analytical instrumentation in the facilities include: ICP-AES and ICP-MS, segmented flow autoanalyzers, Dohrmann furnace systems, liquid and gas chromatographs with various detector configurations, purge and trap and direct-injection GC/MS, ion chromatographs as well as other laboratory instrumentation.  The sample preparation systems include various acid and solvent extraction apparatus, liquid-liquid and liquid-solid extractors (microwave, accelerated solvent extraction), crushers and pulverizers.

The Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) is a specifically designed PC-based system using an SQL database.  LIMS provides the laboratory with state-of-the-art sample registration and process tracking, quality control monitoring, and custom reporting/invoicing capabilities.

Caduceon's turnaround time is exceptional and our attention-to-detail and service to our clientele is unmatched.  Our highly qualified and professional staff will work diligently to get your quality analytical data reported as quickly as possible.  Our clients are very familiar with our reliable results and quick turnaround time.  We welcome your business and look forward to adding you to our growing list of satisfied customers. 

After all, Caduceon is client committed, quality assured

  • Soil
  • Water
  • Other

Soil

General Chemistry

Ammonia (N)-Total
Chloride
Conductivity
Cyanide (Free & Total)
Fluoride
Nitrate (N)
Nitrite (N)
o-Phosphate (P)
Organic Nitrogen
pH
Phenols (4-AAP)
Phosphorus-Total
Sulphate
Total Kjeldahl Nitrogen

Metals

Aluminum
Antimony
Arsenic
Barium
Beryllium
Bismuth
Boron
Cadmium
Calcium
Chromium
Chromium (VI)
Cobalt
Copper
Iron
Lead
Lithium
Magnesium
Manganese
Mercury
Molybdenum
Nickel
Phosphorus
Potassium
Selenium
Silica
Silicon
Silver
Sodium
Strontium
Sulphur
Tellurium
Thallium
Tin
Titanium
Tungsten
Uranium
Vanadium
Zinc
Zirconium

Microbiological

E. coli
Fecal Coliform
Fecal Strep.
Total Coliform

PHC F1-F4

F1 (C6-C10),
F2 (C10-C16)
F3 (C16-C34)
F4 (C34-C50)

BTEX

Benzene
Ethylbenzene
Toluene
Xylene Mixture

VOC's

Acetone (2-Propanone)
Benzene
Bromobenzene
Bromodichloromethane
Bromoform
Bromomethane
Carbon Tetrachloride
Chlorobenzene (Monochlorobenzene )
Chloroethane
Chloroform
Chloromethane
Chlorotoluene, 2-
Chlorotoluene, 4-
Dibromo-3-Chloropropane, 1,2-
Dibromochloromethane (Chlorodibromomethane)
Dibromoethane, 1,2- (Ethylene Dibromide)
Dibromomethane
Dichlorloethylene, cis-1,2-
Dichlorobenzene, 1,2-
Dichlorobenzene, 1,3-
Dichlorobenzene, 1,4-
Dichlorodifluoromethane
Dichloroethane, 1,1-
Dichloroethane, 1,2-
Dichloroethylene, 1,1-
Dichloroethylene, trans-1,2-
Dichloropropane, 1,2-
Dichloropropane, 1,3-
Dichloropropane, 2,2-
Dichloropropene, 1,1-
Dichloropropene, cis-1,3-
Dichloropropene, trans-1,3-
Ethylbenzene
Hexachlorobutadiene
Hexane (n)
Hexanone, 2- (MBK)
Isopropylbenzene
Isopropyltoluene, 4-
Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK)
Methyl Isobutyl Ketone (MIBK)
Methyl tert-Butyl Ether (MTBE)
Methylene Chloride (Dichloromethane)
Naphthalene
n-Butylbenzene
n-Propylbenzene
sec-Butylebenzene
Styrene
tert-Butylbenzene
Tetrachloroethane, 1,1,1,2-
Tetrachloroethane, 1,1,2,2-
Tetrachloroethylene
Toluene
Trichlorobenzene, 1,2,3-
Trichlorobenzene, 1,2,4-
Trichloroethane, 1,1,1-
Trichloroethane, 1,1,2-
Trichloroethylene
Trichlorofluoromethane Trichloropropane, 1,2,3-
Trimethylbenzene, 1,2,4-
Trimethylbenzene, 1,3,5-
Vinyl Chloride
Xylene, m,p-
Xylene, o-

PAH's

Acenaphthene
Acenaphthylene
Anthracene
Benzo(a)anthracene
Benzo(a)pyrene
Benzo(b)fluoranthene
Benzo(g,h,i)perylene
Benzo(k)fluoranthene
Chrysene
Dibenzo(a,h)anthracene
Fluoranthene
Fluorene
Indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene
Methylnaphthalene, 1-
Methylnaphthalene, 2-
Naphthalene ( Chloronaphthalene, 2-)
Phenanthrene
Pyrene

SVOC's

Azobenzene
Acenaphthene
Acenaphthylene
Anthracene
Benzo(a)anthracene
Benzo(a)pyrene
Benzo(b)fluoranthene
Benzo(g,h,i)perylene
Benzo(k)fluoranthene
Biphenyl, 1,1-
Bis(2-chloroethoxy)methane
Bis(2-Chloroethyl)ether
Bis(2-Chloroisopropyl)ether
Bis(2-ethylhexyl) Phthalate
Bromophenylphenylether, 4-
Butyl Benzyl Phthalate
Carbazole
Chloro-3-methylphenol, 4-
Chloroaniline, 4-
Chlorophenol, 2-
Chlorophenylphenylether, 4-
Chrysene
Dibenzo(a,h)anthracene
Dibenzofuran
Dichlorobenzene, 1,2-
Dichlorobenzene, 1,3-
Dichlorobenzene, 1,4-
Dichlorobenzidine, 3,3'-
Dichlorophenol, 2,4-
Diethyl Phthalate
Dimethyl Phthalate
Dimethylphenol, 2,4-
Di-n-butyl Phthalate
Dinitro-2-methylphenol, 4,6-
Dinitrophenol, 2,4-
Dinitrotoluene, 2,4-
Dinitrotoluene, 2,6-
Di-n-octyl Phthalate
Diphenyl ether
Fluoranthene
Fluorene
Hexachlorobenzene
Hexachlorobutadiene
Hexachlorocyclopentadiene
Hexachloroethane
Indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene
Isophorone
Methylnaphthalene, 1-
Methylnaphthalene, 2-
Methylphenol, 2-
Methylphenol, 4-
Naphthalene ( Chloronaphthalene, 2-)
Nitrobenzene
Nitrobenzene
Nitrophenol, 2-
Nitrophenol, 4-
N-nitrosodi-n-propylamine
N-nitrosodiphenylamine
Pentachlorophenol
Phenanthrene
Phenol
Pyrene
Tetrachlorophenol, 2,3,4,6-
Trichlorobenzene, 1,2,4-
Trichlorophenol, 2,4,5-
Trichlorophenol, 2,4,6-

PCB's

Total
Aroclor 1242
Aroclor 1248
Aroclor 1254
Aroclor 1260

Organochlorine Pesticides

Aldrin
BHC, alpha-
BHC, beta-
BHC, delta-
Chlordane, alpha-
Chlordane, gamma-
Chlordane, oxy-
DDD, p,p-
DDE, p,p-
DDT, o,p-
DDT, p,p-
Dieldrin
Endosulfan I
Endosulfan II
Endosulphan Sulphate
Endrin
Endrin Aldehyde
Endrin Ketone
Heptachlor
Heptachlor Epoxide
Hexachlorobenzene
Hexachlorocyclopentadiene
Lindane (gamma-BHC)
Methoxychlor
Mirex

Pesticides & Herbicides

Alachlor
Aldicarb
Atrazine
Atrazine-desethyl
Azinphos-methyl
Bendiocarb
Bromoxynil
Carbaryl
Carbofuran
Chlorpyrifos-ethyl
Cyanazine
Diazinon
Dicamba
Dichlorophenol, 2,4-
Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid, 2,4-
Diclofop-methyl (as free acid)
Dimethoate
Dinoseb
Diuron
Malathion
Metolachlor
Metribuzin
Parathion-ethyl
Pentachlorophenol
Phorate
Picloram
Prometryne
Simazine
Temephos
Terbufos
Tetrachlorophenol, 2,3,4,6-
Triallate
Trichlorophenol, 2,4,6-
Trichlorophenoxyacetic acid, 2,4,5-
Trifluralin

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Water

General Chemistry

Alkalinity
Ammonia (N)-Total
Ammonia (N)-unionized
Bromide
Biochemical Oxygen Demand (5 day)
Carbonaceous Biochemical Oxygen Demand (5 day)
Chloride
Chemical Oxygen Demand
Colour
Conductivity
Cyanide (Free & Total)
Fluoride
Hardness
Nitrate (N)
Nitrite (N)
o-Phosphate (P)
Organic Carbon (Dissolved & Total
Organic Nitrogen pH
Phenols (4-AAP)
Phosphorus-Total
Solids (Dissolved, Total, Suspended, Total Volatile, Volatile Suspended) 
Sulphate
Sulphide
Total Kjeldahl Nitrogen
Turbidity

Metals

Aluminum
Antimony
Arsenic
Barium
Beryllium
Bismuth
Boron
Cadmium
Calcium
Chromium
Chromium (VI)
Cobalt
Copper
Iron
Lead
Lithium
Magnesium
Manganese
Mercury
Molybdenum
Nickel
Phosphorus
Potassium
Selenium
Silica
Silicon
Silver
Sodium
Strontium
Sulphur
Tellurium
Thallium
Tin
Titanium
Tungsten
Uranium
Vanadium
Zinc
Zirconium

Microbiological

Background
E.coli
Fecal Coliform
Fecal Strep.
Heterotrophic Plate Count
Total Coliform

PHC F1-F4

F1 (C6-C10)
F2 (C10-C16)
F3 (C16-C34)
F4 (C34-C50)

BTEX

Benzene
Ethylbenzene
Toluene
Xylene Mixture

VOC's

Acetone (2-Propanone)
Benzene
Bromobenzene
Bromodichloromethane
Bromoform
Bromomethane
Carbon Tetrachloride
Chlorobenzene (Monochlorobenzene )
Chloroethane
Chloroform
Chloromethane
Chlorotoluene, 2-
Chlorotoluene, 4-
Dibromo-3-Chloropropane, 1,2-
Dibromochloromethane (Chlorodibromomethane)
Dibromoethane, 1,2- (Ethylene Dibromide)
Dibromomethane
Dichlorloethylene, cis-1,2-
Dichlorobenzene, 1,2-
Dichlorobenzene, 1,3-
Dichlorobenzene, 1,4-
Dichlorodifluoromethane
Dichloroethane, 1,1-
Dichloroethane, 1,2-
Dichloroethylene, 1,1-
Dichloroethylene, trans-1,2-
Dichloropropane, 1,2-
Dichloropropane, 1,3-
Dichloropropane, 2,2-
Dichloropropene, 1,1-
Dichloropropene, cis-1,3-
Dichloropropene, trans-1,3-
Ethylbenzene
Hexachlorobutadiene
Hexane (n)
Hexanone, 2- (MBK)
Isopropylbenzene
Isopropyltoluene, 4-
Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK)
Methyl Isobutyl Ketone (MIBK)
Methyl tert-Butyl Ether (MTBE)
Methylene Chloride (Dichloromethane)
Naphthalene
n-Butylbenzene
n-Propylbenzene
sec-Butylebenzene
Styrene
tert-Butylbenzene
Tetrachloroethane, 1,1,1,2-
Tetrachloroethane, 1,1,2,2-
Tetrachloroethylene
Toluene
Trichlorobenzene, 1,2,3-
Trichlorobenzene, 1,2,4-
Trichloroethane, 1,1,1-
Trichloroethane, 1,1,2-
Trichloroethylene
Trichlorofluoromethane
Trichloropropane, 1,2,3-
Trimethylbenzene, 1,2,4-
Trimethylbenzene, 1,3,5-
Vinyl Chloride
Xylene, m,p-
Xylene, o-

PAH's

Acenaphthene
Acenaphthylene
Anthracene
Benzo(a)anthracene
Benzo(a)pyrene
Benzo(b)fluoranthene
Benzo(g,h,i)perylene
Benzo(k)fluoranthene
Chrysene
Dibenzo(a,h)anthracene
Fluoranthene
Fluorene
Indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene
Methylnaphthalene, 1-
Methylnaphthalene, 2-
Naphthalene ( Chloronaphthalene, 2-)
Phenanthrene
Pyrene

SVOC's

Azobenzene
Acenaphthene
Acenaphthylene
Anthracene
Benzo(a)anthracene
Benzo(a)pyrene
Benzo(b)fluoranthene
Benzo(g,h,i)perylene
Benzo(k)fluoranthene
Biphenyl, l,1,1-
Bis(2-chloroethoxy)methane
Bis(2-Chloroethyl)ether
Bis(2-Chloroisopropyl)ether
Bis(2-ethylhexyl) Phthalate
Bromophenylphenylether, 4-
Butyl Benzyl Phthalate
Carbazole
Chloro-3-methylphenol, 4-
Chloroaniline, 4-
Chlorophenol, 2-
Chlorophenylphenylether, 4-
Chrysene
Dibenzo(a,h)anthracene
Dibenzofuran
Dichlorobenzene, 1,2-
Dichlorobenzene, 1,3-
Dichlorobenzene, 1,4-
Dichlorobenzidine, 3,3-
Dichlorophenol, 2,4-
Diethyl Phthalate
Dimethyl Phthalate
Dimethylphenol, 2,4-
Di-n-butyl Phthalate
Dinitro-2-methylphenol, 4,6-
Dinitrophenol, 2,4-
Dinitrotoluene, 2,4-
Dinitrotoluene, 2,6-
Di-n-octyl Phthalate
Diphenyl ether
Fluoranthene
Fluorene
Hexachlorobenzene
Hexachlorobutadiene
Hexachlorocyclopentadiene
Hexachloroethane
Indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene
Isophorone
Methylnaphthalene, 1-
Methylnaphthalene, 2-
Methylphenol, 2-
Methylphenol, 4-
Naphthalene ( Chloronaphthalene, 2-)
Nitrobenzene
Nitrobenzene
Nitrophenol, 2-
Nitrophenol, 4-
N-nitrosodi-n-propylamine
N-nitrosodiphenylamine
Pentachlorophenol
Phenanthrene
Phenol
Pyrene
Tetrachlorophenol, 2,3,4,6-
Trichlorobenzene, 1,2,4-
Trichlorophenol, 2,4,5-
Trichlorophenol, 2,4,6-

PCB's

Total
Aroclor 1242
Aroclor 1248
Aroclor 1254
Aroclor 1260

Organochlorine Pesticides

Aldrin
BHC, alpha-
BHC, beta-
BHC, delta-
Chlordane, alpha-
Chlordane, gamma-
Chlordane, oxy-
DDD, p,p-
DDE, p,p-
DDT, o,p-
DDT, p,p-
Dieldrin
Endosulfan I
Endosulfan II
Endosulphan Sulphate
Endrin
Endrin Aldehyde
Endrin Ketone
Heptachlor
Heptachlor Epoxide
Hexachlorobenzene
Hexachlorocyclopentadiene
Lindane (gamma-BHC)
Methoxychlor
Mirex

Pesticides & Herbicides

Alachlor
Aldicarb
Atrazine
Atrazine-desethyl
Azinphos-methyl
Bendiocarb
Bromoxynil
Carbaryl
Carbofuran
Chlorpyrifos-ethyl
Cyanazine
Diazinon
Dicamba
Dichlorophenol, 2,4-
Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid, 2,4-
Diclofop-methyl (as free acid)
Dimethoate
Dinoseb
Diquat
Diuron
Glypohosate
Malathion
Metolachlor
Metribuzin
Paraquat
Parathion-ethyl
Pentachlorophenol
Phorate
Picloram
Prometryne
Simazine
Temephos
Terbufos
Tetrachlorophenol, 2,3,4,6-
Triallate
Trichlorophenol, 2,4,6-
Trichlorophenoxyacetic acid, 2,4,5-
Trifluralin

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