Nyrstar Port Pirie


Analytical Laboratory

Accreditation No.


Site No.


Date of Accreditation

12 May 1970


1 Ellen Street
Port Pirie, SA 5540


Mr Dieter Lunsmann P: +61 (08) 86381645


Services conditionally available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

Analytical Laboratory

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)


Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for elements Air - Ambient Arsenic ICP-MS

in-house method PW-653-00045

Arsenic; Cadmium; Copper; Lead; Zinc ICP-AES

in-house method PW-653-00045

Saline waters Arsenic; Cadmium; Copper; Lead; Nickel; Selenium; Thallium; Zinc ICP-MS

in-house method PW-653-00049

Mercury ICP-MS

in-house method PW-653-00012

Mercury Flow injection mercury system (FIMS)

in-house method PW-653-00012

Arsenic; Cadmium; Copper; Lead; Nickel; Selenium; Thallium; Zinc ICP-AES

in-house method PW-653-00049

Soils Lead X-ray fluorescence (XRF)

in-house method PW-653-00143

Sample collection Air - Ambient Not applicable High volume air sampler (HVAS)

AS/NZS 3580.9.3

in-house method PP-400-00008

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Human Testing for Workplace and/or Community Screening

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Monitoring for heavy metals, organometals and trace elements Blood Lead Atomic absorption spectroscopy (AAS) - Graphite furnace

in-house method PW-653-00055

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)


Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Analysis of metals and alloys Lead and lead alloys Aluminium; Antimony; Arsenic; Barium; Bismuth; Cadmium; Calcium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Gold; Iron; Magnesium; Manganese; Nickel; Palladium; Platinum; Selenium; Silver; Sodium; Strontium; Sulfur; Tellurium; Tin; Zinc Atomic emission spectroscopy (AES) - Arc spark

in-house method PW-652-00057

Analysis of ores and minerals Lead ores and concentrates Arsenic ICP-AES

in-house method PW- 653-00008


in-house method PW-653-00017

Copper ICP-AES

in-house method PW-653-00186

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