Contact: (517) 335-8184
Agency: Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy

COVID-19 EGLE Laboratory Update - 05-11-2020

In Person Sample Delivery to Resume

The Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy’s (EGLE) Laboratory Services is committed to the health and safety of everyone in Michigan.  The EGLE Laboratory is currently fully operational.  In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are making temporary changes to drinking water and environmental sample container pickup and sample delivery procedures at the laboratory effective immediately until Michigan’s ‘Stay Home, Stay Safe’ executive order has been lifted. The guidance document below describes these temporary changes.

Guidance Document

Please contact the laboratory at 517-335-8184 with questions regarding sample testing, sample container and test kit requests, and sample delivery scheduling.

Check back often for updates on the status of laboratory services in response to COVID-19.

Current Laboratory Operational Status:  Fully Operational

The Drinking Water Analysis Laboratory offers services for the analysis of drinking water quality. These services include all physical, chemical, and microbiological testing procedures currently used for this purpose by state and local water supply programs.

For more information regarding Flint Water testing results, please visit or contact EGLE's Environmental Assistance Center at 800-662-9278.