Media Testing


KAKS is excited to be able to provide media testing for water treatment facilities. Filter media is one of the most important materials to provide safe, quality drinking water to the public. Filter media types can include high density sands and gravels, silica sand and anthracite. KAKS laboratory will provide testing in accordance with applicable standards for each type of media. Some of the testing services provided include:

  • Specific Gravity
  • Density
  • Particle Size Analysis
  • Organic Impurities
  • LA Abrasion
  • Sulfate Soundness
  • Hardness in accordance with the Moh’s scale
  • Other associated test procedures