Microcystin, (otherwise known as blue-algae) as defined by the EPA, “Microcystins are toxins produced by cyanobacteria. Cyanobacteria are also known as blue-green algae and are ubiquitous in surface water when conditions are favorable for growth and formation of algal blooms…)
Often times, we receive questions regarding the treatment of microcystin once it is identified in a sample.
The cost of Microcystin analysis is $35.00 at Midwest Laboratories. Please consider talking to a Midwest Laboratories representative at 402-334-7770 or logging your question on the Midwestlabs.com and one of our service staff will answer your questions.
Here is a news story that highlights the issue more closely.