Richmond Water Laboratories

Site

Chemical Laboratory

Accreditation No.

14914

Site No.

14690

Date of Accreditation

28 Sep 2001

Address

Level 2, 218-232 Molesworth Street
Lismore, NSW 2480
Australia

waterlab.com.au

Contact

Ms Veronica Barnett P: +61 (02) 66233888

Availability

Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

Chemical Laboratory

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Environment

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure

Suspended

Analysis for elements
Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage; Sludges; Steam-raising waters; Trade wastes Aluminium; Antimony; Arsenic; Barium; Beryllium; Boron; Cadmium; Calcium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Iron; Lead; Magnesium; Manganese; Molybdenum; Nickel; Potassium; Sodium; Zinc ICP-AES

APHA 3120B

Soils Aluminium; Antimony; Arsenic; Barium; Beryllium; Boron; Cadmium; Calcium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Iron; Lead; Magnesium; Manganese; Molybdenum; Nickel; Potassium; Sodium; Zinc ICP-AES

APHA 3120B

Suspended

Analysis for nutrients
Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage; Sludges Sulfate Discrete analyser (DA) in-house method RWL 10.10
Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage; Sludges; Steam-raising waters; Trade wastes Nitrogen - Total Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house method RWL 10.04

Nitrogen - Ammonia Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house method RWL 10.06

Nitrogen - Total Kjeldahl (TKN) Calculation

in-house method RWL 10.04

Nitrogen - Nitrate Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house method RWL 10.05

Phosphorus - Ortho Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house method RWL 10.08

Phosphorus - Total Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house method RWL 10.07

Suspended

Analysis for physical and chemical characteristics
Ground waters; Industrial waters - Treated; Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage; Sludges; Trade wastes Chloride Discrete analyser (DA)

EPA 325.2, in-house method RWL 10.09

Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage; Sludges Hardness Calculation

APHA 2340B

Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage; Sludges; Steam-raising waters Chloride Titration

APHA 4500 Cl- -C

Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage; Sludges Colour - Apparent; Colour - True UV-vis spectrophotometry

in-house method RWL 10.02

Analysis for physical and chemical characteristics Ground waters; Industrial waters - Treated; Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage; Sludges Conductivity Electrometric

APHA 2510B, in-house method RWL 2.02

Ground waters; Industrial waters - Treated; Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage; Sludges; Steam-raising waters; Trade wastes pH Electrometric

APHA 4500 H+ -B, in-house method RWL 2.02

Solids - Suspended Gravimetric

APHA 2540D

Solids - Total dissolved (TDS) Calculation; Gravimetric

APHA 2540C, APHA 1030E

Solids - Total Gravimetric

APHA 2540D

Solids - Volatile Gravimetric

APHA 2540E

Ground waters; Industrial waters - Treated; Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage; Sludges; Trade wastes Biochemical oxygen demand (BOD) Ion selective electrode (ISE)

APHA 5210B

Temperature Direct reading instrument

in-house method RWL 2.02

Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage; Sludges Alkalinity Titration

APHA 2320B

Oil and grease Gravimetric

APHA 5520C

Chlorophyll a UV-vis spectrophotometry

APHA 10200H

Fluoride Ion selective electrode (ISE)

APHA 4500 F- -C

Turbidity Turbidometry

APHA 2130B, in-house method RWL 2.04

Dissolved oxygen (DO) Dissolved oxygen (DO) analyser

APHA 4500 O-G, in-house method RWL 2.02

Industrial waters - Treated; Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage; Sludges Ultraviolet absorbance UV-vis spectrophotometry

APHA 5910B

Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage; Sludges Ultraviolet transmittance UV-vis spectrophotometry

in-house method RWL 8.46

Chlorine - Free Colourimetry

APHA 4500Cl-G, in-house method RWL 2.03

Sample collection Ground waters; Industrial and steam-raising waters; Industrial waters - Treated, recirculating; Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage; Sludges; Trade wastes Not applicable Grab

AS 5667.1, in-house method RWL 2.0

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Food and Beverage

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure

Suspended

Analysis for elements
Waters for potable and domestic purposes Aluminium; Antimony; Arsenic; Barium; Beryllium; Boron; Cadmium; Calcium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Iron; Lead; Magnesium; Manganese; Molybdenum; Nickel; Potassium; Sodium; Zinc ICP-AES

APHA 3120B

Suspended

Analysis of physical and nutritional characteristics
Waters for potable and domestic purposes Nitrogen - Total Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house method RWL 10.04

Nitrogen - Nitrate Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house method RWL 10.05

Chloride Discrete analyser (DA)

EPA 325.2, in-house method RWL 10.09

Colour - Apparent; Colour - True UV-vis spectrophotometry

in-house method RWL 10.02

Sulfate Discrete analyser (DA) in-house method RWL 10.10
Nitrogen - Ammonia Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house RWL 10.06

Hardness Calculation

APHA 2340B

Phosphorus - Ortho Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house method RWL 10.08

Phosphorus - Total Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house method RWL 10.07

Chloride Titration

APHA 4500 Cl- -C

Nitrogen - Total Kjeldahl (TKN) Calculation

in-house method RWL 10.04

Analysis of physical and nutritional characteristics Waters for potable and domestic purposes Ultraviolet absorbance UV-vis spectrophotometry

APHA 5910B

Oil and grease Gravimetric

APHA 5520C

Biochemical oxygen demand (BOD) Ion selective electrode (ISE)

APHA 5210B

Solids - Total dissolved (TDS) Calculation; Gravimetric

APHA 2540C, APHA 1030E

Turbidity Turbidometry

APHA 2130B, in-house method RWL 2.04

Chlorophyll a UV-vis spectrophotometry

APHA 10200H

Solids - Suspended Gravimetric

APHA 2540D

pH Electrometric

APHA 4500 H+ -B, in-house method RWL 2.02

Chlorine - Free Colourimetry

APHA 4500Cl-G, in-house method RWL 2.03

Temperature; Temperature - In-situ Direct reading instrument

in-house method RWL 2.02

Fluoride Ion selective electrode (ISE)

APHA 4500 F- -C

Conductivity Electrometric

APHA 2510B, in-house method RWL 2.02

Solids - Total Gravimetric

APHA 2540D

Dissolved oxygen (DO) Dissolved oxygen (DO) analyser

APHA 4500 O-G, in-house method RWL 2.02

Alkalinity Titration

APHA 2320B

Ultraviolet transmittance UV-vis spectrophotometry

in-house method RWL 8.46

Solids - Volatile Gravimetric

APHA 2540E

Sample collection Waters for potable and domestic purposes Not applicable Grab

AS 5667.1, in-house method RWL 2.0

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