Bureau Veritas Minerals Pty Ltd


BV Minerals Whyalla, Chemistry Laboratory

Accreditation No.


Site No.


Date of Accreditation

01 Jul 2024


One Steel Site, c/o 4-6 Jacobs Street
Whyalla Norrie, SA 5608



Mr Keith Barsby P: +61 (08) 86404424


Services conditionally available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

BV Minerals Whyalla, Chemistry Laboratory

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)


Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for cyanide Trade wastes Cyanide - Total UV-vis spectrophotometry

in-house WHY-2006

Analysis for elements Trade wastes Iron; Lead; Manganese; Zinc Atomic absorption spectroscopy (AAS) - Flame

APHA 3111-A and B (1995)

Phosphorus UV-vis spectrophotometry

in-house WHY-2036

Analysis for phenols Trade wastes Phenols UV-vis spectrophotometry

in-house WHY-2009

Analysis for physical and chemical characteristics Trade wastes pH Electrometric

In-house method WHY-2017

Solids - Suspended Gravimetric

In-house method WHY-2011

Ammonia UV-vis spectrophotometry

In-house method WHY-2003

Sample collection Trade wastes Not applicable Grab

In-house WHY-2037

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)


Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Analysis of metals and alloys Cast irons Carbon; Sulfur Elemental combustion analyser

In-house method WHY-1014

Cast irons; Low alloy steels; Manganese steels Aluminium; Arsenic; Boron; Calcium; Carbon; Chromium; Copper; Manganese; Molybdenum; Nickel; Niobium; Nitrogen; Phosphorus; Silicon; Sulfur; Tin; Titanium; Vanadium; Zinc; Zirconium Atomic emission spectroscopy (AES) - Arc spark

In-house method WHY-1006, 1000

Analysis of ores and minerals Iron ores Iron - Ferrous Classical

In-house method WHY-2030

Aluminium; Barium; Calcium; Chromium; Copper; Iron - Total; Loss on ignition; Magnesium; Manganese; Nickel; Phosphorus; Potassium; Silicon; Sodium; Strontium; Sulfur; Titanium; Zinc X-ray fluorescence (XRF)

In-house methods WHY-6016 and WHY-6000

Moisture; Moisture - Hydroscopic Gravimetric

In-house method WHY-6004

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