The Critical Role of Water Quality in Lab Performance

Tuesday, August 6, 10:30 – 10:50 a.m.
Exhibit Hall, Theater 3
Supported by Evoqua Water Technologies


This presentation will cover the importance of water quality in the clinical laboratory and how contaminants found in tap water can impact analyzer performance, test results, and research. It will also focus on industry water quality standards, as well as the importance of proactive preventative maintenance to maximize uptime. Lastly, the presentation will provide an overview of some of the traditional and alternative means of obtaining the water quality the laboratory needs.


After attending this session, participants will understand:

  • How water quality can impact lab performance and the industry standards designed to address this.
  • How they can maximize uptime with preventative maintenance.
  • The traditional and alternative means of getting the water quality they need.


Jeff Holland
Director of Health Sciences
Wilmington, NC