Laboratory Analytical Services

Lab Water Quality

Analytical services are available for the following community members:

  • State Small Systems regulated by the Riverside County Department of Environmental Health (DEH)
  • Small Systems regulated by Federal EPA
  • Mobile Food vendors regulated by Riverside County DEH
  • Private well owners

CVWD is open for water quality sample drop offs on Tuesdays between 8:30 and 11:30 a.m. (excluding holidays). Sample bottles can be picked up during normal laboratory business hours (Monday-Thursday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm and Fridays 8:00 am to 3:00 pm).

For assistance, customers can walk up to the Customer Service Window in the main lobby of the Palm Desert facility located at 75-525 Hovley Lane East.

For further information regarding laboratory analytical services, contact Wilfred Gonzalez, Laboratory Director, at (760) 398-2651.

If you are a CVWD customer with water quality questions, please refer to our Annual Review and Water Quality Report. If you need further assistance, please contact our Water Quality Division at (760) 398-2651.