Dept of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Site

Animal Health Laboratory – Water Microbiology

Accreditation No.

384

Site No.

377

Date of Accreditation

02 Apr 1962

Address

165 Westbury Road
Launceston, TAS 7250
Australia

dpipwe.tas.gov.au

Contact

Mr Jim Lentern P: +61 (03) 67772101

Availability

Services conditionally available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Environment

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for microorganisms Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters - Treated, recirculating; Marine waters; Sewage; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Salmonella spp. Qualitative selective enrichment

AS/NZS 4276.14

Plate count Pour plate AS/NZS 4276.3.2
Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms; Coliforms - Thermotolerant Most probable number (MPN)

AS/NZS 4276.6

Pseudomonas aeruginosa Membrane filter AS/NZS 4276.13
Enterococci Defined substrate technology ASTM D6503-99
Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms; Coliforms - Thermotolerant Membrane filter

AS/NZS 4276.5

Escherichia coli​​​​ Defined substrate technology in-house method WMICM-013
Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms Defined substrate technology AS 4276.21
Plate count Pour plate

AS/NZS 4276.3.1

Legionella pneumophila; Legionella spp. Spread plate - Aerobic and anaerobic

AS 3896

Enterococci Membrane filter AS/NZS 4276.9

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Food and Beverage

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for microorganisms Potable waters Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms - Thermotolerant Most probable number (MPN)

AS/NZS 4276.6

Salmonella spp. Qualitative selective enrichment

AS/NZS 4276.14

Plate count Pour plate

AS/NZS 4276.3.1

Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms Defined substrate technology AS 4276.21
Plate count Pour plate AS/NZS 4276.3.2
Pseudomonas aeruginosa Membrane filter AS/NZS 4276.13
Legionella pneumophila; Legionella spp. Spread plate - Aerobic and anaerobic

AS 3896

Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms Defined substrate technology in-house method WMICM-013
Enterococci Defined substrate technology ASTM D6503-99
Enterococci Membrane filter AS/NZS 4276.9
Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms; Coliforms - Thermotolerant Membrane filter

AS/NZS 4276.5

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