Paragon Laboratories
12649 Richfield Ct.
Livonia, MI 48150
734.462.3900 Phone

Waste Water Testing Services

Wastewater Testing Services for NPDES Permits

 

Service Method Reference Price
Microbiology    
Fecal Coliform Modified Colilert-18 or SM 9222 D $38.00
Total Coliform and E. coli Colilert-18, Modified Colitag, or EPA 1604 $38.00
Inorganic Chemistry - Individual Tests    
Alkalinity, Total SM 2320 B $31.00
Alkalinity, Bicarbonate SM 2320 B $31.00
Alkalinity, Carbonate SM 2320 B $31.00
Alkalinity, Hydroxide SM 2320 B $31.00
Ammonia Nitrogen, as N (NH3-N) SM 4500-NH3 B+G $38.00
Biochemical Oxygen Demand, 5-Day (BOD5) SM 5210 B $26.00
Bromide EPA 300.1 $90.00
Carbon, Total Organic (TOC) SM 5310 C $31.00
Carbonaceous Biochemical Oxygen Demand, 5-Day (CBOD5) SM 5210 B $26.00
Chemical Oxygen Demand (COD) HACH 8000 $21.00
Chloride EPA 300.0 $21.00
Chlorine, Total Residual (TRC) SM 4500-Cl G $21.00
Chromium, Hexavalent (CrVI) SM 3500-Cr B $30.00
Cyanide, Amenable by CATC [View Sampling Instructions] SM 4500-CN G $48.00
Cyanide, Available or Free [View Sampling Instructions] OIA-1677 $68.00
Cyanide, Total [View Sampling Instructions] ASTM D7511 $48.00
Color [Includes a method-specified pH and filtration prior to testing color] SM 2120 B $40.00 
Fats, Oil and Grease (FOG) EPA 1664B $48.00
Fluoride EPA 300.0 $21.00
Hardness, as CaCO3 (Calculated) SM 2340 B $26.00
Hydrogen Sulfide (Calculated) SM 4500-S H $21.00
Kjeldahl Nitrogen, Total (TKN), as N SM 4500-Norg B, SM 4500-NH3 B+G $48.00
Nitrate + Nitrite Nitrogen, as N EPA 300.0 $42.00
Nitrate EPA 300.0 $21.00
Nitrite EPA 300.0 $21.00
Nitrogen, Total Organic, as N (Calculated) SM 4500-N (CALC) $21.00
Nitrogen, Total Inorganic, as N (Calculated) SM 4500-N (CALC) $21.00
Phenolics, Total EPA 420.4 $48.00
Phosphorus, Total (TP) SM 4500-P B5+E $31.00
Solids, Total Dissolved (TDS) SM 2540 C $11.00
Solids, Total Suspended (TSS) SM 2540 D $11.00
Specific Conductance (@25 °C) SM 2510 B $16.00
Sulfate, as SO4 EPA 300.0 $21.00
Sulfide, as S SM 4500-S D $21.00
Sulfide, Dissolved, as S [View Sampling Instructions] SM 4500-S D $31.00
Sulfite, as SO3 SM 4500-SO3   $26.00
Surfactants (MBAS) SM 5540 C $40.00
Organic Chemistry    
Benzidines (2 Compounds) EPA 605 $250.00
Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) (Table 2, MDEQ App/AMR List, 7 Compounds) EPA 608.3 $57.00
Pesticides (Table 2, MDEQ App/AMR List, 15 Compounds) EPA 608.3 $88.00
PCBs and Pesticides, Combined (22 Compounds) EPA 608.3 $145.00
Chlorinated Hydrocarbons (3 Compounds) EPA 612 $285.00
BTEX + MTBE EPA 624.1 $50.00
Volatile Organic Compounds (Table 2, MDEQ App/AMR List, 28 Compounds) EPA 624.1 $297.00
Base-Neutral (BN) Compounds (Table 2, MDEQ App/AMR List, 46 Compounds) EPA 625.1 $150.00
Acid Compounds (Table 2, MDEQ App/AMR List, 11 Compounds) EPA 625.1 $150.00
Base-Neutral and Acid (BNA) Compounds, Combined (57 Compounds) EPA 625.1 $150.00
Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)    
PFAS (PFOS and PFOA Only) ASTM D7979 $330.00
PFAS (24 Compound List) ASTM D7979 Modified $380.00
PFAS for Samples with >2% TSS (PFOS and PFOA Only) ASTM D7968 $330.00
PFAS for Samples with >2% TSS (24 Compound List) ASTM D7968 Modified $380.00
PFAS, Required Field Blank (PFOS and PFOA Only) ASTM D7979 $125.00
PFAS, Required Field Blank (24 Compound List) ASTM D7979 Modified $125.00
PFAS for Samples with >2% TSS, Required Field Blank (PFOS and PFOA Only) ASTM D7968 $125.00
PFAS for Samples with >2% TSS, Required Field Blank (24 Compound List) ASTM D7968 Modified $125.00
PFAS, Additional Customer Specific QC [SAMDUP, MS, MSD] (PFOS and PFOA Only) ASTM D7979 $330.00
PFAS, Additional Customer Specific QC [SAMDUP, MS, MSD] (24 Compounds) ASTM D7979 Modified $380.00
FAS for Samples with >2% TSS, Additional Customer Specific QC [SAMDUP, MS, MSD] (PFOS and PFOA Only) ASTM D7968 $330.00
FAS for Samples with >2% TSS, Additional Customer Specific QC [SAMDUP, MS, MSD] (24 Compounds) ASTM D7968 Modified $380.00
Aquatic Toxicology, Whole Effluent Toxicity (WET)    
Acute Toxicity using Pimephales promelas (Fathead Minnow) EPA 2000.0 $468.00
Acute Toxicity using Ceriodaphnia dubia EPA 2002.0 $468.00
Acute Toxicity using Daphnia magna EPA 2021.0 $468.00
Chronic Toxicity using Pimephales promelas (Fathead Minnow) EPA 1000.0 $728.00
Chronic Toxicity using Ceriodaphnia dubia EPA 1002.0 $728.00
Aquatic Toxicology, Whole Effluent Toxicity (WET), Extras    
Acute Toxicity Pre-Filtered Water for Pimephales promelas (Fathead Minnow) N/A Add $104.00
AcuteToxicity Pre-Filtered Water for Ceriodaphnia dubia or Daphnia magna N/A Add $52.00
Acute Toxicity pH Control (Per Test) N/A Add $52.00
Acute Toxicity UV Sterilization (Per Test) N/A Add $156.00
Chronic Toxicity Pre-Filtered Water for Pimephales promelas (Fathead Minnow) N/A Add $208.00
Chronic Toxicity Pre-Filtered Water for Ceriodaphnia dubia N/A Add $104.00
Chronic Toxicity pH Control (Per Test) N/A Add $104.00
Chronic Toxicity UV Sterilization (Per Test) N/A Add $312.00
Metals - Packages    
Metals (MDEQ AMR List, 14 Elements) EPA 200.8 or EPA 200.7 $182.00
Gypsum Mine and Limestone Quarry Metals (MDEQ App List, 8 Elements) EPA 200.8 and/or EPA 200.7 $104.00
Sand and Gravel Metals (MDEQ App List, 9 Elements) EPA 200.8 or EPA 200.7 and EPA 245.1 $146.00
Metals - Individual Elements    
Aluminum EPA 200.8 or EPA 200.7 $13.00
Antimony EPA 200.8 $13.00
Arsenic EPA 200.8 $13.00
Barium EPA 200.8 $13.00
Beryllium EPA 200.8 $13.00
Boron EPA 200.8 $13.00
Cadmium EPA 200.8 $13.00
Chromium EPA 200.8 $13.00
Cobalt EPA 200.8 $13.00
Copper EPA 200.8 $13.00
Iron EPA 200.8 or EPA 200.7 $13.00
Lead EPA 200.8 $13.00
Lithium EPA 200.7 $13.00
Magnesium EPA 200.8 or EPA 200.7 $13.00
Manganese EPA 200.8 $13.00
Mercury EPA 245.1 $42.00
Mercury, Low-Level [View Sampling Instructions] EPA 1631E $68.00
Molybdenum EPA 200.8 $13.00
Nickel EPA 200.8 $13.00
Selenium EPA 200.8 $13.00
Silver EPA 200.8 $13.00
Strontium EPA 200.8 $13.00
Thallium EPA 200.8 $13.00
Tin EPA 200.8 $13.00
Titanium EPA 200.8 $13.00
Zinc EPA 200.8 or EPA 200.7 $13.00
Field Measurements    
pH SM 4500-H+ B $15.00
Temperature (°C) SM 2550 B $15.00
Oxygen, Dissolved (D.O.) HACH 10360 $30.00
Static Water Elevation Service $15.00
Field Sampling Services, Equipment Rental, and Supplies    
ISCO Sampler Rental Service $50.00 / Day
GeoPump Rental Service $50.00 / Day 
Filtration - 0.45 µm Syringe or Funnel SM 3030 B $15.00 
Filtration - Flow-Through (LLHg) Service $20.00 
Shipping, Outbound (per package) Service Call for Pricing
Shipping, Inbound - Return Label (per package) Service Call for Pricing
Shipping (per package) Service Call for Pricing
Field Labor, Per Hour (billed in 30 minute increments) Service $125.00
Mercury, Low-Level (LLHg), Sampling (Requires 2 People) Service Call for Pricing
PFAS Sampling Fee, Single Site, Single Sample Service $225.00
PFAS Sampling Fee, Same Site, Each Additional Sample(s) Service $125.00
Consulting Labor, Technical Level (billed in 1 hour increments) Service Call for Pricing
Consulting Labor, Executive Level (billed in 1 hour increments) Service Call for Pricing
Trip Charge within 25 Miles of the Laboratory Service $35.00
Trip Charge within 50 miles of the Laboratory Service $60.00
Trip Charge within 75 Miles of the Laboratory Service $90.00
Trip Charge within 100 Miles of the Laboratory Service $140.00
Trip Charge > 100 Miles of the Laboratory Service Call for Pricing
Service Fees    
Call-Out Fee, Per Hour (billed in full hour increments) Service $150.00
Off Hours, Field Labor, Per Hour (billed in 30 minute increments) Service $250.00
Minimum Job Charge Adjustment Fee Service Variable
Preliminary Report Fee Service $25.00
Additional Final Report Fee Service $25.00
Dedicated Sampling Time Fee Service $50.00
Hazardous Materials Transportation Fee Service $25.00