Welcome to Cardinal Laboratories

Our goal is to consistently exceed the expectations of our diverse and valued clientele. Cardinal Laboratories tests soil and water for the environmental industries of New Mexico, West Texas, and Colorado. As a NELAP certified testing laboratory, our quality control program is at the center of our company culture. Each small detail of our process is significant in order to deliver a service encounter that surpasses our customers’ requirements. Our laboratory directors provide one on one accessibility and a friendly approach to any of our customers’ challenges. Cardinal Laboratories will find a solution for any of your custom needs including detection limit requirements, data deliverables, billing, sampling logistics, and more. We look forward to the opportunity to serve you with quality and convenience.

Drinking water certified in the states of Colorado, New Mexico, and Texas

Reliable and knowledgeable source for defensible analytical data

Specializing in analyzing soil, water, sludge and waste for public and private interests


Cardinal Laboratories is an environmental testing laboratory that has provided analytical services in New Mexico and West Texas since 1990. We now operate labs in Hobbs, New Mexico; Durango, Colorado; and a sample receiving office in Farmington, New Mexico. Cardinal’s central proficiencies encompass the testing of soil, drinking water, and wastewater. We channel our efforts toward producing NELAP accredited data with consistent, reliable turnaround. The soil and water testing requirements of our clients are met with professionalism, timeliness, and streamlined processes that can be depended upon with each and every service encounter.

Full Service, Fully Available

Samples received by Cardinal Laboratories can be analyzed for a wide range of organic and inorganic parameters, and the analysts at Cardinal draw from an eclectic skill set to perform each with expertise.