Test for Potentially Toxic Metals in Your Soil
RxSoil simplifies the process of testing for lead and other known toxic metals in your soil. Discover the amount of environmentally available metals present in your soil, and use this along with environmental resources to make informed decisions about your property, yard, or growing area.
Whether you're testing for lead by itself, or a broader metals panel, using an EPA accredited lab to handle and test your soil sample can give added confidence in the precision and accuracy in your metal analysis.
RxSoil provides you with EPA resources and guidelines to best interpret your results. By knowing your levels and the testing methods that were used, you can see a more complete picture of your soil health.
Two-way shipping costs are included - to get the kit to you and to mail your soil sample to the lab. Get your heavy metals report right from the comfort of your home in about a week.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estabilished a set of regulations as part of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) that concerns the classification and monitoring of heavy metals in our households and waste. When looking at the soil around our living spaces, this list of heavy metals, referred to as the RCRA 8, provides a framework for the types of heavy metals to test for that can be potentially harmful. RxSoil offers a package test for the RCRA 8 metals, including: