How To Collect Sample

Instructions for collecting a water sample:

Use the sterilized bottle provided.
If the sample is to be taken from a pump, allow the water to run for approximately 10 minutes before collection.
Do not rinse the bottle.
Do not touch inside the bottle or inside the bottle’s cap.
Collect the sample directly into the bottle, filling to the fill line.
Do not allow the bottle to overflow.
Refrigerate the sample immediatley.
Return the sample to the designated drop-off location within the allotted time period.