Nitrate and Bacteria:
Michigan Dept. of Environmental Quality - Lansing - Nitrate and Bacteria; bottles available at the local Health Department or by calling the state direct at 517-335-8184. Call for processing cost.
Coldwater Water Department at Waterworks Park - Coldwater - Contact them for sampling containers and sample fees at 517-279-4805.
Jonesville Wastewater Treatment Plant - Jonesville - Contact them for sampling containers and sample fees at 517-849-9450.
Three Rivers Wastewater Treatment Plant - Three Rivers - Sampling containers are available at the Three Rivers office of the Community Health Agency or you can contact the plant for sampling containers and sample fees at 269-273-5885.
Hillsdale Wastewater Treatment Plant - Hillsdale - Contact them for sampling containers and sample fees at 517-437-5631.
When using the State lab for your sampling they automatically send the local health department a copy of the sample results. Sample results may not be available from the State lab for 3-14 days.
When using any of the other labs listed above, you are responsible for sending a copy of their test results to the health department. Sample results are usually available from these local labs within 24-48 hours.