National Association of Testing Authorities, Australia


Golder Associates Pty Ltd
| Accreditation Number: 1910 | Site Number: 1903 |

Date of Accreditation: 27/02/1985

Address Details:
Building 7, Botanicca Corporate Park
570-588 Swan Street
Contact Details:
Mr Mark Tulau
+61(03) 88623655

Availability:Services available to external clients

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ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Analysis for asbestos, mineral fibres (including synthetic) and organic fibresAir - IndoorSynthetic mineral fibres (SMF); Volume measurement; Membrane filterin-house OH/A8 and NOHSC: 3003 (2005) GuidanceNote on the Membrane Filter Method for Estimating Airborne Asbestos Fibres (Sampling only)

Analysis for elementsEmissions - IndustrialFluorineClassicalNSW EPA TM-9, SA EPA 03.03 

Analysis for hydrocarbonsEmissions - IndustrialVolatile organic compounds (VOCs)ClassicalNSW EPA TM-34, USEPA Method 18

Air - AmbientAromatic halogenated hydrocarbonsClassicalUSEPA TO-13A, in-house S5

Emissions - StackHydrocarbonsClassicalNIOSH 1003

Analysis for industrial chemicalsAir - AmbientFluoride; Fluoride - Gaseous; Continuous monitoring analyserAS 3580.10.1 

Analysis for organic vapoursVapoursVolume measurementAbsorption tubeAS 2986 

Air - Indoor; Sorbent tubes; Vapours; Volume measurementAbsorption tubein-house OH/A11 

Analysis for petroleum hydrocarbonsEmissions - IndustrialVolatile organic compounds (VOCs)Gas chromatography (GC)in-house A13

Analysis for physical and chemical characteristicsEmissions - IndustrialNitrogen - OxidisedClassicalNSW EPA TM 11, USEPA Method 7C, 7E and SA EPA 03.06 

Particulate matter - TotalGravimetricAS 4323.1, SA EPA 03.01 and in-house P1

Particulate matterGravimetricISO 9096, USEPA Method 5, 17 and in-house P1, L2

OzoneAutoanalyser (AA)In-house O5

Coarse particulates: PM2.5 - PM10ClassicalNSW EPA OM-9

Stack gas concentrationClassicalSA EPA 03.14

Solids - TotalClassicalNSW EPA TM-15

Particulate matter - PM2.5; Particulate matter - PM10; ClassicalUSEPA 201A 

Hydrogen sulfideClassicalNSW EPA TM-5 and SA EPA 03.05 

AcidityClassicalSA EPA 03.11

Particulate matter - PM2.5; Particulate matter - PM10; Tapered element oscillating microbalance (TEOM)In-house P14

Emissions - Industrial; Emissions - Stack; MoistureClassicalNSW EPA TM-22, SA EPA 03.13, USEPA Method 4 and in-house M5

Flow rate; Pressure; Velocity; ClassicalNSW EPA TM-2
OdourClassicalAS 4323.2, NSW EPA OM-7,  SA EPA 03.15, SA EPA 03.16 and in-house O4

TemperatureClassicalin-house method T6

Air - AmbientParticulate matter - PM10Tapered element oscillating microbalance (TEOM)AS 3580.9.8 

Suspended particulate matter - TotalHigh volume gravimetricAS 3580.9.3

Particulate matter - PM10GravimetricIn-house P8

Particulate matterDirectional dust gaugeAS 3580.10.2
Carbon dioxide (CO2); Carbon monoxide; Nitrogen - Oxidised; Oxygen; Sulfur dioxide; Continuous monitoring analyserIn-house C6

Formaldehyde (methanal)ClassicalAS2365.6, in-house V9, A13, P13 

Sulfur dioxideDirect reading instrumentAS 3580.4.1

Suspended particulate matter - PM10High volume gravimetricAS 3580.9.6 

Carbon dioxide (CO2); Oxygen; Classicalin-house C6, O1

Nitrogen - OxidisedClassicalAS3580.5.1, AS2365.1.1, AS2365.1.2

Particulate matter - PM2.5GravimetricIn-house P10

Suspended particulate matter - PM10Beta attenuation monitorsAS 3580.9.11

Particulate matter - PM10Tapered element oscillating microbalance (TEOM)AS 3580.9.16 
Suspended particulate matter - PM10Low volume gravimetricAS 3580.9.9

Particulate matter - PM2.5GravimetricAS 3580.9.14
Suspended particulate matter - TotalClassicalAS2365.7 

Particulate matter - PM2.5; Particulate matter - PM10; Suspended particulate matter - Total; Low volume gravimetricin-house L2

Humidity; Temperature; Classicalin-house method M9

Ash; Combustible matter; Solids - Insoluble; Solids - Total; Suspended particulate matter - PM2.5; AS 3580.10.1
In-house D3

Suspended particulate matter - PM2.5Beta attenuation monitorsAS 3580.9.10, L2

Suspended particulate matter - PM2.5Low volume gravimetricAS 3580.9.10, L2

Carbon monoxideDirect reading instrumentAS 3580.7.1, AS2365.2 

Nitrogen - OxidisedChemiluminescenceAS 3580.5.1

Particulate matter - PM2.5; Particulate matter - PM10; Classicalin-house P12 

Particulate matter - PM2.5; Particulate matter - PM10; Suspended particulate matter - Total; High volume gravimetricin-house H3

Particulate matter - PM2.5Tapered element oscillating microbalance (TEOM)AS 3580.9.13 
Emissions - StackCarbon dioxide (CO2)ClassicalNSW EPA TM-24

Sulfuric acid as SO3; Sulfuric acid mist; Classical; Gravimetric; NSW EPA TM-3, SA EPA 03.02, USEPA Method 8, in-house S1 and S2

Sodium hydroxideClassical in-house S3

Carbon dioxide (CO2); Carbon monoxide; Nitrogen - Oxidised; Oxygen; Sulfur dioxide; Continuous monitoring analyserIn-house C6, USEPA Method 10

Carbon dioxide (CO2); Oxygen; ClassicalUSEPA Method 3, USEPA Method 3A, in-house C6, O1

SulfurClassicalSulfur dioxide - NSW EPA TM-4, USEPA Methods 6, 8 and in-house S1, S2
Total reduced sulfur - USEPAMethod 16A - Total reduced sulfur and in-house T5

Fluoride - TotalClassicalUSEPA Method 13B

Formaldehyde (methanal)ClassicalIn-house F5

Dry gas density; Molecular weight; ClassicalNSW EPA TM-23, in-house M8

FluorideIon selective electrode (ISE)In-house F1

OxygenClassicalNSW EPA TM-25

Carbon monoxideClassicalNSW EPA TM-32, USEPA Method 10 and SA EPA 03.12, 03.14

Analysis for respirable quartzAir - IndoorCrystalline silica (mass) - Quartz; Volume measurement; Membrane filterin-house OH/A8 and NOHSC: 3003 (2005) GuidanceNote on the Membrane Filter Method for Estimating Airborne Asbestos Fibres (Sampling only)
Analysis of dustDustDust - RespirableGravimetricAS 2985 

Dust - InhalableAS 3640 

Analysis of the workplace environment and hazards for inorganic gasesAir - IndoorAmmonia; Chlorine; ClassicalOH/A6, OH/C7, OH/C2

Meteorological monitoringAtmospherePressure; Radiation - Global; Rainfall; Rainfall - Calculated; Relative humidity (RH); Solar radiation; Temperature; Wind direction; Wind speed - Horizontal; ClassicalAS 3580.14 

Pressure; Radiation - Global; Rainfall; Rainfall - Calculated; Relative humidity (RH); Solar radiation; Temperature; Wind direction; Wind speed - Horizontal; Classical; Hygrometer; Pyranometer; In-house M9

Sample collectionEmissions - IndustrialNot applicableContinuous flow analyser (CFA)CARB 429 - Determination of polycyclic aromatichydrocarbon (PAH) emissions from stationary sourcesNIOSH 2002 - Amines, aromatic
NIOSH 2010 - Aliphatic, amines
SA EPA 03.04 Chlorine
SA EPA 03.07 Metals
USEPA Method 23 - Dioxins and Furans
USEPA 26 Halides; halogens; hydrogen chloride
USEPA 26A Hydrogen halide; halogens by isokinetic
USEPA Method 29 - Metals
in-house methods
A2 - Ammonia
A14 - Atmospheric contaminants; odour (isolation flux chamber)
C1 - Chloride
C2 - Chlorine
C4 - Cyanides
C9 - Evacuated canisters for VOC and reduced sulfur compounds
G4 - Ammonia, chloride, chlorine, cyanide, fluoride, formaldehyde, hydrogensulphide, MDI, nitrogen oxides, TDI
H1 - Hydrogen sulphide
I1 - Isocyanates
I2 - Inorganic acids
M1 - MDI
M2 - Metals (acid extractable)
M4 - Mercaptans
N1 - Nitrogen oxides
P6 - Polychlorobenzenes (to be A13)
P7 - Phosphine
S4 - Semi-volatile organics
T1 - TDI (toluene diisocyanate)
TP 13 - Soil gas bore sampling for organic gases
V5 - Volatile principal organic hazardous constituents (POHCs) 

Air - AmbientNot applicableAdsorption tube; Canisters;
Not applicableGas analyserUSEPA TO-10A - Semi-volatile compounds

Not applicableAutomatedAS 2724.5 - Directional dust deposit gauge formetals
USEPA TO-4A - pesticides and polychlorinated biphenyls
USEPA TO-9A - Polychlorinated, polybrominated, brominated/chlorinateddibenzo-p-dioxins, bibenzofurans
USEPATO-13A - Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons

Not applicablePassive diffusiveIn-house P13- for aldehydes; ammonia;BTEX; hydrochloric acid; hydrogen fluoride; hydrogen sulfide; nitrate; ozone;phenols; sulfur dioxide; volatile organic compounds

Not applicableActive sampling onto sorption tubesUSEPA TO-17 - Volatile organic compounds
In-house A15-Aldehydes andketones 
In-house V9 - VOCs 

Not applicableSiting of air monitoring equipmentAS 3580.1.1

Not applicableCanistersUSEPA TO-14 - Volatile organic compounds 
USEPA TO-15 - Volatile organic compounds 
In-house C9 - volatile organic compounds and reduced sulphur compounds

Not applicableHigh volume air sampler (HVAS)In-house S5 - Dioxins; furans;pesticides; polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) (as listed in the method) 

Air - IndoorNot applicableAutomatedIn-house OH/A2 - Sampling for hydrogen fluoride,hydrochloric acid, hydrobromic acid, nitric acid, phosphoric acid, sulfuricacid
in-houses OH/E1 for metals
in-houses OH/I3 - Isocyantes (MDI, HDI, TDI)
in-houses OH/P3 - Plasticisers 

Sample collection - Stack and emissions samplingEmissionsOil mistDilution/filter/condensation/adsorption - IsokineticIn-house O2, OH/O2

Emissions - IndustrialSampling - Area sourcesFlux chamberAS 4323.4

Sampling points - SelectionIsokineticSA EPA 03.09, USEPA Method 1

Acid gasesDilution/filter/condensation/adsorption - Isokineticin-house A11

Sampling position - SelectionIsokineticAS 4323.1, NSW EPA TM-1

2-Butoxyethanol; 2-Ethoxyethyl acetate (ethylene glycol monoethyl ether acetate, cellosolve acetate, EGMEA); 2-Methoxyethanol; 2-Methylpropan-2-ol (tert-butanol, tert-butyl alcohol); 4-Methyl-2-pentanone (methyl isobutyl ketone, MIBK); Acetone; Acrylonitrile; Aldehydes; Alkenes hydrocarbons; Allyl alcohol; Benzene; Butanone (methyl ethyl ketone, MEK, 2-butanone); Chlorinated hydrocarbons; Cyclohexanol; Cyclohexanone; Diacetone alcohol (2-pentanone, 4-hydroxy-4-methyl-2-pentanone); Dichloromethane (DCM, methylene chloride); Esters: C1-C10; Ethanol; Ethylbenzene; Hexane (n-hexane); Hydrocarbons: C1-C10; Isoamyl alcohol; Isobutyl alcohol (isobutanol, 2-methylpropan-1-ol); Isooctane; Isophorone (isoforone, isoacetophorone); Methanol; Methyl isobutyl carbinol (4-methylpentan-2-ol, MIBC); n-Butanol; N-Methyl-2-pyrrolidone (NMP); Nonane (n-nonane); Pentane (n-pentane); sec-Butanol (sec-butylalcohol, 2-butanol); Styrene (ethenyl benzene); Toluene; Vinyl chloride; Xylene; Impinger/sorbent tubein-house A13

Cresol; Phenols; Impinger/sorbent tubeNIOSH 2546 

| Accreditation Number: 1910 | Site Number: 1903 | Printed on : 18-Jun-2021


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