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ISO/IEC 17025 (2005)
Environment
SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION / RANGE
Analysis for elements
Biosolids;
Arsenic; Cadmium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Lead; Molybdenum; Nickel; Selenium; Zinc;
ICP-AES;
in-house method 5.304

Biosolids; Soils;
Mercury;
Mercury analyser;
in-house method 5.303B

Biosolids; Industrial waters - Treated; Irrigation and stock waters; Saline waters; Sediments; Sewage; Soils; Steam-raising waters; Trade wastes;
Aluminium; Antimony; Arsenic; Barium; Beryllium; Boron; Cadmium; Calcium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Iron; Lead; Magnesium; Manganese; Molybdenum; Nickel; Potassium; Selenium; Silicon; Silver; Sodium; Strontium; Sulfur; Tin; Uranium; Vanadium; Zinc;
ICP-MS;
in-house method 5.308


Antimony; Beryllium; Lithium; Selenium; Silver; Thallium; Tin; Uranium; Vanadium;
ICP-AES;
in-house method 5.304


Mercury;
Mercury analyser;
in-house methods 5.303A and 5.303B


Aluminium; Arsenic; Barium; Boron; Cadmium; Calcium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Iron; Lead; Magnesium; Manganese; Molybdenum; Nickel; Potassium; Silicon; Sodium; Strontium; Sulfur; Zinc;
ICP-AES;
in-house method 5.304

Soils;
Molybdenum;
ICP-AES;
in-house method 5.304

Sediments; Soils;
Arsenic; Cadmium; Chromium; Copper; Lead; Nickel; Selenium; Zinc;
ICP-AES;
in-house method 5.304
Analysis for hydrocarbons
Ground waters; Liquid wastes; Surface waters;
Acenaphthene; Acenaphthylene (acenaphthalene); Anthracene; Benz(a)anthracene; Benzo(a)pyrene; Benzo(b)fluoranthene; Benzo(g,h,i)perylene; Chrysene; Dibenz(a,h)anthracene; Fluoranthene (benzo[j,k]fluorene); Fluorene; Indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene; Naphthalene; Phenanthrene; Pyrene;
GC-MS;
in-house method GC.002

Industrial waters - Treated; Irrigation and stock waters;
Haloacetic acids (HAA);
GC-ECD; GC-MS;
in-house method GC-001

Industrial waters - Treated; Irrigation and stock waters; Saline waters; Sewage; Steam-raising waters; Trade wastes;
1,2,4-Trimethylbenzene (1,2,4-TMB, pseudo-cumene); 1,3,5-Trimethylbenzene (1,3,5-TMB, mesitylene); Benzene; Chlorobenzene (benzene chloride, monochlorobenzene); Ethylbenzene; m-Xylene; o-Xylene; Toluene;
GC-MS - Purge and trap;
in-house method 5.261


Bromodichloromethane (dichlorobromomethane); Bromoform (tribromomethane); Dibromochloromethane (chlorodibromomethane); Trichloromethane (chloroform);
GC-MS - Purge and trap;
in-house method 5.261
Analysis for industrial chemicals
Biosolids; Ground waters; Leachates; Sewage; Surface waters; Trade wastes;
2-(N-Ethyl perfluorooctane sulfanamido)ethanol (N-EtFOSE); 2-(N-Methyl perfluorooctane sulfanamido)ethanol (N-MeFOSE); 4:2 Fluorotelomer sulfonic acid (4:2-FTS, 1H,1H,2H,2H-perfluorohexane sulfonic acid); 6:2 Fluorotelomer sulfonic acid (6:2 FTS, 1H,1H,2H,2H-perfluorooctane sulfonic acid); 8:2 Fluorotelomer sulfonic acid (8:2 FTS, 1H,1H,2H,2H-perfluorodecane sulfonic acid); 10:2 Fluorotelomer sulfonic acid (10:2 FTS, 1H,1H,2H,2H-perfluorododecane sulfonic acid); N-Ethyl perfluorooctane sulfonamide (N-EtFOSA); N-Ethyl perfluorooctane sulfonamidoacetic acid (N-EtFOSAA); N-Methyl perfluorooctane sulfonamide (N-MeFOSA); N-Methyl perfluorooctane sulfonamidoacetic acid (N-MeFOSAA); Perfluorobutane sulfonic acid (PFBS); Perfluorobutanoic acid (PFBA); Perfluorodecane sulfonic acid (PFDS); Perfluorodecanoic acid (PFDA); Perfluorododecanoic acid (PFDoA); Perfluoroheptane sulfonic acid (PFHpS); Perfluoroheptanoic acid (PFHpA); Perfluorohexane sulfonic acid (PFHxS); Perfluorohexanoic acid (PFHxA); Perfluorononanoic acid (PFNA); Perfluorooctane sulfonamide (PFOSA); Perfluorooctane sulfonic acid (PFOS); Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA); Perfluoropentane sulfonic acid (PFPeS); Perfluoropentanoic acid (PFPeA); Perfluorotetradecanoic acid (PFTeDA); Perfluorotridecanoic acid (PFTrDA); Perfluoroundecanoic acid (PFUDA); Total oxidisable precursor assay (TOPA);
LC-MS-MS;
In-house LC.001

Industrial waters - Treated; Irrigation and stock waters;
Geosmin;
GC-MS;
in-house method 5.231

Industrial waters - Treated; Irrigation and stock waters; Saline waters; Sewage; Steam-raising waters; Trade wastes;
Fatty acids - Volatile;
GC-FID;
in-house method 1.605
Analysis for nutrients
Industrial waters - Treated; Irrigation and stock waters; Saline waters; Sewage; Steam-raising waters; Trade wastes;
Nitrogen - Ammonia;
Flow injection analyser (FIA);
in-house method FIA.008


Phosphorus - Total;
Flow injection analyser (FIA);
in-house method FIA.011B


Nitrogen - Nitrite;
Flow injection analyser (FIA);
in-house method FIA.010A


Nitrogen - Nitrate;
Flow injection analyser (FIA);
in-house method FIA.010C


Nitrogen - Oxidised (NOx);
Flow injection analyser (FIA);
in-house method FIA.010B


Phosphorus - Ortho;
Flow injection analyser (FIA);
in-house method FIA.011A


Nitrogen - Total;
Flow injection analyser (FIA);
in-house method FIA.013
Analysis for organochlorine pesticides
Ground waters; Liquid wastes; Surface waters;
α-Hexachlorocyclohexane (α-HCH); β-Hexachlorocyclohexane (β-HCH); δ-Hexachlorocyclohexane (δ-HCH); γ-Hexachlorocyclohexane (γ-HCH); Aldrin; Dichlorodiphenyldichloroethane (DDD); Dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene (DDE); Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT); Dieldrin; Endosulfan 1 (α-endosulfan); Endosulfan II (β-endosulfan); Endosulfan sulfate; Endrin; Endrin aldehyde; Heptachlor; Heptachlor epoxide; Methoxychlor;
GC-MS;
in-house method GC.282
Analysis for organophosphate pesticides
Ground waters; Liquid wastes; Surface waters;
Dimethoate; Disulfoton; Famphur (famophos); O,O,O-Triethylphosphorothioate; O,O-Diethyl O-(4-nitrophenyl) phosphorothioate (parathion, diethyl parathion, parathion-ethyl, folidol); O,O-Diethyl S-([ethylsulfanyl]methyl) phosphorodithioate (phorate, thimet); Parathionmethyl; Sulfotep (tetraethyldithiopyrphosphate, TEDP); Thionazin;
Gas chromatography (GC);
in-house method GC.282
Analysis for petroleum hydrocarbons
Industrial waters - Treated; Irrigation and stock waters; Saline waters; Sewage; Steam-raising waters; Trade wastes;
Total recoverable hydrocarbons (TRH) - Variable fractions: C10-C40; Total recoverable hydrocarbons (TRH): C6-C10;
GC-FID - Purge and trap; GC-MS - Purge and trap;
in-house method 5.270
Analysis for phenols
Ground waters; Liquid wastes; Surface waters;
2,3,4,6-Tetrachlorophenol; 2,4,5-Trichlorophenol; 2,4,6-Trichlorophenol; 2,4-Dimethylphenol; 2,6-Dichlorophenol; 2-Chlorophenol (o-chlorophenol); 2-Methylphenol (2-cresol, o-cresol); 2-Nitrophenol; 3-Methylphenol (3-cresol, m-cresol); 4-Chloro-3-methylphenol; 4-Methylphenol (4-cresol, p-cresol); 4-Nitrophenol; Pentachlorophenol; Phenol;
GC-MS;
in-house method GC.002
Analysis for physical and chemical characteristics
Saline waters; Sewage; Trade wastes;
Chromium - Hexavalent;
Flow injection analyser (FIA);
in-house method FIA.014

Sewage;
Chlorine;
Colourimetry;
in-house method 1.003A

Leachates;
Sample preparation;
Toxicity characteristic leaching procedure (TCLP);
USEPA 1311

Industrial waters - Treated; Steam-raising waters;
Iodide;
Ion chromatography (IC);
in-house method IC.001

Industrial waters - Treated; Irrigation and stock waters; Saline waters; Sewage; Steam-raising waters; Trade wastes;
Conductivity;
Classical;
in-house method 1.007


Biochemical oxygen demand (BOD);
Classical;
in-house method 1.604


Chemical oxygen demand (COD);
Classical;
in-house method 1.610


Carbon - Total organic (TOC);
Classical;
in-house method 1.603


Dissolved oxygen (DO);
Classical;
in-house method F.004


Oil and grease;
Classical;
in-house method 1.607


pH;
Classical;
in-house methods 1.002; 5.002


Colour;
UV-vis spectrophotometry;
in-house method 5.102


Alkalinity;
Classical;
in-house method 1.012


Solids - Total dissolved (TDS);
Classical;
in-house method 1.619


Fluoride;
Ion selective electrode (ISE);
in-house method 1.620


Solids - Suspended; Solids - Total;
Classical;
in-house methods 1.601; 1.602A; 1.602B


Turbidity;
Classical;
in-house method 5.101


Chloride;
Flow injection analyser (FIA);
in-house method FIA.109

Industrial waters - Treated; Irrigation and stock waters; Steam-raising waters;
Chlorite;
Ion chromatography (IC);
in-house method IC.001


Chloride;
Ion chromatography (IC);
in-house method IC.001


Chlorate;
Ion chromatography (IC);
in-house method IC.001


Sulfate;
Ion chromatography (IC);
in-house method IC.001


Bromide;
Ion chromatography (IC);
in-house method IC.001


Bromate;
Ion chromatography (IC);
in-house method IC.001


Fluoride;
Ion chromatography (IC);
in-house method IC.001
Sample collection
Biosolids; Industrial and steam-raising waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Saline waters; Sediments; Sewage; Soils; Trade wastes;
Not applicable;
Grab;
APHA 9060; 9213B 2 (b) and in-house method F.001

Biosolids; Bore waters; Drain waters; Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Ground waters; Industrial and steam-raising waters; Industrial waters - Treated, recirculating; Irrigation and stock waters; Marine waters; Purified and processed waters; Recycled waters; Saline waters; Sediments; Sewage; Sludges; Soils; Surface waters; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes; Waste waters;
Not applicable;
Automated; Bailer; Composite; Continuous flow analyser (CFA); Grab; Manual by hand; Micro purge; Profile (depth); Pump; Van Dorn sampler;
in-house method F.001

ISO/IEC 17025 (2005)
Food and Beverage
SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION / RANGE
Analysis for elements
Waters for potable and domestic purposes;
Aluminium; Arsenic; Barium; Boron; Cadmium; Calcium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Iron; Lead; Magnesium; Manganese; Molybdenum; Nickel; Potassium; Silicon; Sodium; Strontium; Sulfur; Zinc;
ICP-AES;
in-house method 5.304


Mercury;
Mercury analyser;
in-house methods 5.303A and 5.303B


Aluminium; Antimony; Arsenic; Barium; Beryllium; Boron; Cadmium; Calcium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Iron; Lead; Magnesium; Manganese; Molybdenum; Nickel; Potassium; Selenium; Silicon; Silver; Sodium; Strontium; Sulfur; Tin; Uranium; Vanadium; Zinc;
ICP-MS;
in-house method 5.308


Antimony; Beryllium; Lithium; Selenium; Silver; Thallium; Tin; Uranium; Vanadium;
ICP-AES;
in-house method 5.304
Analysis for residues and contaminants (hydrocarbons, phthalates, industrial chemicals)
Potable waters;
2-(N-Ethyl perfluorooctane sulfanamido)ethanol (N-EtFOSE); 2-(N-Methyl perfluorooctane sulfanamido)ethanol (N-MeFOSE); 4:2 Fluorotelomer sulfonic acid (4:2-FTS, 1H,1H,2H,2H-perfluorohexane sulfonic acid); 6:2 Fluorotelomer sulfonic acid (6:2 FTS, 1H,1H,2H,2H-perfluorooctane sulfonic acid); 8:2 Fluorotelomer sulfonic acid (8:2 FTS, 1H,1H,2H,2H-perfluorodecane sulfonic acid); 10:2 Fluorotelomer sulfonic acid (10:2 FTS, 1H,1H,2H,2H-perfluorododecane sulfonic acid); N-Ethyl perfluorooctane sulfonamide (N-EtFOSA); N-Ethyl perfluorooctane sulfonamidoacetic acid (N-EtFOSAA); N-Methyl perfluorooctane sulfonamide (N-MeFOSA); N-Methyl perfluorooctane sulfonamidoacetic acid (N-MeFOSAA); Perfluorobutane sulfonic acid (PFBS); Perfluorobutanoic acid (PFBA); Perfluorodecane sulfonic acid (PFDS); Perfluorodecanoic acid (PFDA); Perfluorododecanoic acid (PFDoA); Perfluoroheptane sulfonic acid (PFHpS); Perfluoroheptanoic acid (PFHpA); Perfluorohexane sulfonic acid (PFHxS); Perfluorohexanoic acid (PFHxA); Perfluorononanoic acid (PFNA); Perfluorooctane sulfonamide (PFOSA); Perfluorooctane sulfonic acid (PFOS); Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA); Perfluoropentane sulfonic acid (PFPeS); Perfluoropentanoic acid (PFPeA); Perfluorotetradecanoic acid (PFTeDA); Perfluorotridecanoic acid (PFTrDA); Perfluoroundecanoic acid (PFUDA); Total oxidisable precursor assay (TOPA);
LC-MS-MS;
In house LC.001

Waters for potable and domestic purposes;
Geosmin;
GC-MS;
in-house method 5.231


Fatty acids - Volatile;
GC-FID;
in-house method 1.605


Haloacetic acids (HAA);
GC-ECD; GC-MS;
in-house method GC-001


Total recoverable hydrocarbons (TRH) - Variable fractions: C10-C40; Total recoverable hydrocarbons (TRH): C6-C10;
GC-FID - Purge and trap; GC-MS - Purge and trap;
in-house method 5.270


Bromodichloromethane (dichlorobromomethane); Bromoform (tribromomethane); Dibromochloromethane (chlorodibromomethane); Trichloromethane (chloroform);
GC-MS - Purge and trap;
in-house method 5.261


1,2,4-Trimethylbenzene (1,2,4-TMB, pseudo-cumene); 1,3,5-Trimethylbenzene (1,3,5-TMB, mesitylene); Benzene; Chlorobenzene (benzene chloride, monochlorobenzene); Ethylbenzene; m-Xylene; o-Xylene; Toluene;
GC-MS - Purge and trap;
in-house method 5.261
Analysis of physical and nutritional characteristics
Waters for potable and domestic purposes;
Chemical oxygen demand (COD);
Classical;
in-house method 1.610


Solids - Suspended; Solids - Total;
Classical;
in-house methods 1.601; 1.602A; 1.602B


pH;
Classical;
in-house methods 1.002; 5.002


Biochemical oxygen demand (BOD);
Classical;
in-house method 1.604


Fluoride;
Ion selective electrode (ISE);
in-house method 1.620


Bromate;
Ion chromatography (IC);
in-house method IC.001


Nitrogen - Nitrite;
Flow injection analyser (FIA);
in-house method FIA.010A


Chlorate;
Ion chromatography (IC);
in-house method IC.001


Phosphorus - Ortho;
Flow injection analyser (FIA);
in-house method FIA.011A


Phosphorus - Total;
Flow injection analyser (FIA);
in-house method FIA.011B


Alkalinity;
Classical;
in-house method 1.012


Nitrogen - Total;
Flow injection analyser (FIA);
in-house method FIA.013


Colour;
UV-vis spectrophotometry;
in-house method 5.102


Chromium - Hexavalent;
Flow injection analyser (FIA);
in-house method FIA.014


Oil and grease;
Classical;
in-house method 1.607


Fluoride;
Ion chromatography (IC);
in-house method IC.001


Solids - Total dissolved (TDS);
Classical;
in-house method 1.619


Turbidity;
Classical;
in-house method 5.101


Nitrogen - Ammonia;
Flow injection analyser (FIA);
in-house method FIA.008


Chlorite;
Ion chromatography (IC);
in-house method IC.001


Dissolved oxygen (DO);
Classical;
in-house method F.004


Chloride;
Ion chromatography (IC);
in-house method IC.001


Conductivity;
Classical;
in-house method 1.007


Sulfate;
Ion chromatography (IC);
in-house method IC.001


Carbon - Total organic (TOC);
Classical;
in-house method 1.603


Bromide;
Ion chromatography (IC);
in-house method IC.001


Nitrogen - Oxidised (NOx);
Flow injection analyser (FIA);
in-house method FIA.010B


Iodide;
Ion chromatography (IC);
in-house method IC.001


Chlorine;
Colourimetry;
in-house method 1.003A


Nitrogen - Nitrate;
Flow injection analyser (FIA);
in-house method FIA.010C


Chloride;
Flow injection analyser (FIA);
in-house method FIA.109
Sample collection
Potable waters; Waters for potable and domestic purposes;
Not applicable;
Automated; Bailer; Composite; Continuous flow analyser (CFA); Grab; Manual by hand; Micro purge; Profile (depth); Pump; Van Dorn sampler;
in-house method F.001

Waters for potable and domestic purposes;
Not applicable;
Grab;
APHA 9060; 9213B 2 (b) and in-house method F.001