Well Water Testing Information

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New Hampshire

Department of Environmental Services

Private Well Testing Program
Arsenic in Drinking Water
Frequently Asked Questions

Well Water Test Kits
To order well water test kits, visit NH DES OneStop. Select “Other” under type of test and then choose "arsenic" or the contaminants you would like to test for. The cost for a standard analysis is $85 and the cost to test only for arsenic is $15. If you have trouble or questions, contact the NH DES Laboratory Services Unit.

Contact Information
Drinking Water & Groundwater Bureau
NH Department of Environmental Services
29 Hazen Drive, PO Box 95
Concord, NH 03302-0095
(603) 271-2513
(603) 271- 5171 (fax)
dwgbinfo@des.nh.gov

Laboratory Services
NH Department of Environmental Services
29 Hazen Drive; PO Box 95
Concord NH 03302-0095
(603) 271-3445
(603) 271-2997 (fax)
DESLab@des.nh.gov



Maine

Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention (Maine CDC)

Different agencies within the State of Maine provide information on well water safety. The Maine CDC created this page to link to the correct agency.

Well Water Test Kits
To order well water test kits, visit the Prevention & Environmental Testing Laboratory and follow the three steps, or visit Maine Health and Environmental Testing Laboratory.

Contact Information
Environmental and Occupational Health Program
Division of Environmental and Occupational Health
Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention
286 Water Street, 3rd Floor
State House Station 11
Augusta, ME 04333
1-866-292-3474 (toll free in Maine only)
207-287-4311 (outside Maine)
207-287-3981 (fax)
EHU@maine.gov



Vermont

Vermont Department of Health

Safe Water Resource Guide
Arsenic in Drinking Water
How to Collect a Water Sample

Well Water Test Kits
Testing Your Water Supply
Order Form

Contact Information
Vermont Department of Health
108 Cherry Street
Burlington, VT 05402
Voice: 802-863-7200
In Vermont: 800-464-4343
Fax: 802-865-7754

Laboratory customer service supervisor: 1-800-660-9997 (ext. 7603)



Massachusetts

Department of Environmental Protection (Mass. DEP)

Drinking Water Program
A Guide to Water Quality Testing for Private Wells
Arsenic in Private Well Water: Frequently Asked Questions
Resources for Private Well Owners

Well Water Test Kits
Online Searchable Laboratory Listing

Contact Information
MassDEP Drinking Water Program Contact Page
Private Wells Contact Page

For questions regarding health effects of arsenic and uranium, contact MDPH at 617-624-5757 or 800-240-4266.

For questions regarding arsenic treatment, contact Joe Cerutti, MassDEP, at 617-292-5859.

For questions regarding radiological treatment, contact Steve Hallem, MassDEP, at 617-292-5681.

Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
One Winter Street
Boston, MA 02108
617-292-5500



Rhode Island

Department of Health (RI DOH)

Office of Drinking Water Quality: Private Well Program

Well Water Test Kits
Lab Test Order Form
Interactive Private Well Testing Tool
Certified Private Wells Testing Laboratories

Contact Information
Patrick Craft
(401) 222-3436
patrick.craft@health.ri.gov

Office of Drinking Water Quality
Rhode Island Department of Health
3 Capitol Hill
Providence, RI 02908
Phone Index



Connecticut

Department of Public Health

Private Wells Program
Private Wells Publications
Listing of Local Health Departments

Well Water Test Kits
Residential Well Testing
List of Approved Laboratories

Contact Information
If you have questions, you should call your local health department first. You can also contact the Private Well Program at Connecticut Department of Public Health at the number below.

Visit Connecticut Local Health for information about your local health department.

Private Well Program
Environmental Health Section
Connecticut Department of Public Health
410 Capitol Avenue, MS#51REC
P.O. Box 340308
Hartford, CT 06134-0308
Phone: (860) 509-7321
Fax: (860) 509-7295
Online Directory



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