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Select a determinand to see laboratories recognised by the Ministry of Health as competent to test for it in drinking-water.

'MAV' is Maximum Allowable Value, as defined in the Drinking-Water Standards for New Zealand 2005.

List 1: Most Common Determinands

Determinand                     Laboratories MAV Short Name
E. coli     45 zero/100ml Ecoli
Faecal Coliforms     21 zero/100ml FC
pH     27 pH
Total Coliforms     40 TotCol
Turbidity     25 Turb
       

List 2: All 138 Determinands (Alphabetical)

Determinand Laboratories MAV Short Name
1,2-Dibromo-3-chloropropane     3 0.001 mg/L 12B3CP
1,2-Dibromoethane     3 0.0004 mg/L 12BE
1,2-Dichlorobenzene     4 1.5 mg/L 12CBZ
1,2-Dichloroethane     4 30 mg/m3 12CE
1,2-Dichloroethene     4 0.06 mg/L 12CEE
1,2-Dichloropropane     4 0.05 mg/L 12CP
1,3 Dichloropropene     4 0.02 mg/L 13CEE
1,4-Dichlorobenzene     4 400 mg/m3 14CBZ
1,4-Dioxane     1 0.05 mg/L 14Diox
1080     1 3.5 mg/m3 1080
2,4,6-Trichlorophenol     3 0.2 mg/L 246CPH
2,4-DB     3 100 mg/m3 24DB
2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid     3 40 mg/m3 24D
245Trichlorophenoxyacetic acid     3 10 mg/m3 245T
Acrylamide     3 0.0005 mg/L Acryld
Alachlor     4 20 mg/m3 ALACHL
Aldicarb     2 0.01 mg/L Aldic
Aldrin + Dieldrin     4 0.00004 mg/L ALDIEL
Anatoxin-a     2 0.006 mg/L ANASTX
Antimony     4 0.02 mg/L Sb
Arsenic     5 0.01 mg/L As
Atrazine     4 2 mg/m3 ATRAZ
Azinphos methyl     4 0.004 mg/L AZINPH
Barium     4 0.7 mg/L Ba
Benzene     4 10 mg/m3 BENZ
Benzo[a]pyrene     4 0.7 mg/m3 BZAPY
Boron     4 1.4 mg/L B
Bromacil     4 0.4 mg/L BROMAC
Bromate     3 0.01 mg/L BrO3
Bromodichloromethane     4 60 mg/m3 CHBCl2
Bromoform     4 100 mg/m3 CHBr3
Cadmium     5 0.004 mg/L Cd
Calcium     1 Ca
Carbofuran     4 8 mg/m3 CARBOF
Carbon Tetrachloride     4 0.005 mg/L CCl4
Chlorate     2 0.8 mg/L ClO3
Chlordane     4 0.0002 mg/L Chlord
Chlorine (Elemental)     3 Cl(E)
Chlorite     3 0.8 mg/L CLO2-
Chloroform     4 0.4 mg/L CHCl3
Chlorotoluron     4 0.04 mg/L CHLOTO
Chlorpyrifos     4 0.04 mg/L CPYF
Chromium     6 0.05 mg/L Cr
Colour     1 COLOUR
Copper     6 2 mg/L Cu
Cryptosporidium species     3 Crypt
Cyanazine     4 0.7 mg/m3 CYANZN
Cyanide     1 0.6 mg/L CN
Cyanobacteria     3 CYANO
Cylindrospermopsin     2 0.001 mg/L CYLSPM
DDT and Isomers     3 0.001 mg/L DDT
Di(2-ethylhexyl) Phthalate     3 9 mg/m3 D2EHPT
Dibromoacetonitrile     3 0.08 mg/L DBACNI
Dibromochloromethane     4 0.15 mg/L CHB2CL
Dibromomethane     1 DBM
Dichloroacetic acid     3 0.05 mg/L DCA
Dichloroacetonitrile     3 0.02 mg/L DCACNI
Dichloromethane     4 20 mg/m3 CH2Cl2
Dichlorprop     3 100 mg/m3 DCPROP
Dimethoate     4 0.008 mg/L DMEOAT
Diuron     4 0.02 mg/L DIURON
E. coli     45 zero/100ml Ecoli
EDTA (Editic Acid)     2 0.7 mg/L EDTA
Endrin     4 0.001 mg/L ENDRIN
Epichlorohydrin     2 0.0005 mg/L Epichl
Ethylbenzene     4 0.3 mg/L EBZ
FAC     17 5 mg/L (min 0.2) FAC
Faecal Coliforms     21 zero/100ml FC
Fenoprop     3 0.01 mg/L Fenopr
Fluoride     14 1.5 mg/L F
Free Cyanide     1 0.6 mg/L CNFREE
Giardia species     3 Giard
Hexachlorobutadiene     3 0.7 ug/L HEXCBD
Hexazinone     4 0.4 mg/L HEXAZN
Homoanatoxin-a     1 0.002 mg/L HOMANA
Isoproturon     2 0.01 mg/L ISOPRO
Lead     5 0.01 mg/L Pb
Lindane     4 2 mg/m3 LINDAN
Manganese     7 0.4 mg/L Mn
MAV sum ratio for HAAs     3 Sum ratio of 1 MAVHAA
MAV sum ratio for NO3 and NO2     1 Sum ratio of 1 MAVNOx
MAV sum ratio for THMs     3 Sum ratio of 1 MAVTHM
MAV sum ratio Haloacetonitrile     1 Sum ratio of 1 MAVACN
MCPA     3 2 mg/m3 MCPA
Mecoprop     3 10 mg/m3 MECO
Mercury     4 0.007 mg/L Hg
Metalaxyl     4 0.1 mg/L METAXL
Methoxychlor     4 20 mg/m3 MOXYCL
Metolachlor     4 0.01 mg/L Metola
Metribuzin     4 0.07 mg/L METBZN
Microcystins     3 1 mg/m3 MICCYS
Molinate     4 0.007 mg/L Molina
Molybdenum     4 0.07 mg/L Mo
Monochloramine     2 3 mg/L NH2Cl
Monochloroacetic Acid     3 0.02 mg/L CACA
Nickel     6 0.08 mg/L Ni
Nitrate (as NO3)     8 50 mg/L NO3
Nitrate Nitrogen     3 11.3 g/m3N(50 NO3) NO3N
Nitrilotriacetic Acid (NTA)     1 0.2 mg/L NITACA
Nitrite (as NO2)     8 0.2 mg/L NO2
Nitrite Nitrogen     2 0.06 mg/LN(.2 NO2) NO2N
Nitrogen     1 N
Nodularin     3 1 mg/m3 NODLAR
o,p-DDT     2 0.001 mg/L opDDT
Oryzalin     4 0.4 mg/L ORYZLN
Oxadiazon     4 0.2 mg/L OXADZN
p,p-DDT     2 0.001 mg/L ppDDT
Pendimethalin     4 0.02 mg/L Pendim
Pentachlorophenol     3 0.009 mg/L PCP
pH     27 pH
Picloram     3 0.2 mg/L PICLOR
Pirimiphos methyl     4 100 mg/m3 PIRIMM
Pirimisulfuron methyl     2 0.9 mg/L PIRSUL
Plumbosolvent water     1 Multi-component Plumbo
Procymidone     4 700 mg/m3 PROCYM
Propazine     4 0.07 mg/L PROPZN
Pyriproxifen     4 0.4 mg/L Pyprox
Selenium     4 0.01 mg/L Se
Simazine     4 2 mg/m3 SIMAZN
Styrene     4 0.03 mg/L Styren
Temperature     9 TEMP
Terbacil     4 0.04 mg/L Terbcl
Terbuthylazine     4 0.008 mg/L TERBAZ
Tetrachloroethene     4 50 mg/m3 T4CE
Thiabendazole     4 0.4 mg/L THIBZL
Toluene     4 0.8 mg/L TOLUEN
Total Chlorine     2 TCl
Total Coliforms     40 TotCol
Total Cyanide (as CN)     2 0.6 mg/L TCN
Trichloroacetic acid     3 0.2 mg/L TCA
Trichloroethene     4 20 mg/m3 T3CEE
Triclopyr     3 0.1 mg/L TRICHL
Trifluralin     4 0.03 mg/L TRIFLU
Trihalomethanes     2 THM
Turbidity     25 Turb
Uranium     4 0.02 mg/L U
Vinyl Chloride     4 0.0003 mg/L VINYLC
Xylenes     4 0.6 mg/L Xylene
       

 

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