ACIRL Quality Testing Services Pty Ltd - trading as ACTest


ACIRL Emerald Coal and Environmental Testing Laboratory

Accreditation No.


Site No.


Date of Accreditation

23 Mar 2011


9 Foundry Road, PO Box 1316
Emerald, QLD 4720


Ms K West P: +61 (07) 49882600


Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ACIRL Emerald Coal and Environmental Testing Laboratory

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)


Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis of mine roadway dusts Underground roadway dust Combustibles

In-house CBM-N006 

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)


Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Analysis of coals, coke, charcoal and related products Coal Moisture - Total Gravimetric

AS 1038.1 (2001)

ISO 589

Fluorine Ion chromatography (IC) in-house method CBM-L031
Plasticity Gieseler plastometer

AS 1038.12.4.1 (1996)

ISO 10329

Crucible swelling number Classical

AS 1038 12.1 (2002)

ISO 501

Total magnetic content Gravimetric

In-house CBM-N001b 

Size analysis Sieve analysis

AS 3881 (2002)

ISO 1953

Coal; Coke Fixed carbon Gravimetric

AS 1038.3 (2000)

ISO 17246

Sulfur - Total Infrared (IR)

AS 1038.6.3.3

ISO 19579

Gross calorific value Bomb calorimeter

AS 1038.5 (1998)

ISO 1928

Ash Gravimetric

AS 1038.3 (2000)

ISO 1171

Volatile matter Gravimetric

AS 1038.3 (2000)

ISO 562

Ash fusibility Gravimetric

AS 1038.15 (1995) 

ISO 540

Moisture Gravimetric

AS 1038.3 (2000)

ISO 11722

Relative density (specific gravity) Gravimetric

AS 1038.21.1.1

Sample collection Coals, coke, charcoal and related products Precision of sampling, sample preparation and testing Mechanical sampling; Sampling from moving streams

AS 4264.1 (2009)

ISO 13909.1

ISO 13909.2

ISO 13909.4

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