City of Gold Coast

Site

City of Gold Coast – Scientific Services

Accreditation No.

2536

Site No.

2529

Date of Accreditation

21 Dec 1988

Address

Smart Water Research Centre, Edmund Rice Drive
Southport, QLD 4215
Australia

goldcoastcity.com.au/water

Contact

Ms Christine Traby P: +61 (07) 55811941

Availability

Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Environment

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for elements Bore waters; Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Marine waters; Saline waters; Sewage; Surface waters; Swimming pool and spa waters Aluminium; Arsenic; Barium; Beryllium; Boron; Cadmium; Calcium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Iron; Lead; Lithium; Magnesium; Manganese; Molybdenum; Nickel; Potassium; Selenium; Silicon; Silver; Sodium; Strontium; Sulfur; Vanadium; Zinc ICP-AES

in house method CMM.M 6.9/6.10

Bore waters; Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Ground waters; Saline waters; Sediments; Soils; Solid wastes; Steam-raising waters Aluminium; Arsenic; Barium; Beryllium; Boron; Cadmium; Calcium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Iron; Lead; Lithium; Magnesium; Manganese; Mercury; Molybdenum; Nickel; Potassium; Selenium; Silicon; Silver; Sodium; Strontium; Sulfur; Tin; Uranium; Vanadium; Zinc ICP-MS

in house CMM.M 6.13/6.14


Sediments; Soils; Solid wastes Cadmium; Chromium; Copper; Lead; Nickel; Zinc ICP-AES

in house method CMM.M 6.9/6.10

Solid wastes Arsenic; Boron; Selenium ICP-AES

in house method CMM.M 6.9/6.10

Analysis for hydrocarbons Liquid wastes Benzene; Ethylbenzene; Toluene; m-Xylene; o-Xylene; p-Xylene GC-MS

in house method CMM.M 2.5.6

Bromodichloromethane (dichlorobromomethane); Bromoform (tribromomethane); Dibromochloromethane (chlorodibromomethane); Trichloromethane (chloroform) GC-MS

in house method CMM.M 2.5.6

Analysis for nutrients Bore waters; Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Marine waters; Saline waters; Sewage; Swimming pool and spa waters Nitrogen - Nitrite Flow injection analyser (FIA)

in house method CMM.M 7.3

Nitrogen - Nitrate Flow injection analyser (FIA)

in house method CMM.M 7.2

Ammonia Flow injection analyser (FIA)

in house method CMM.M 7.1.2

Phosphorus - Ortho Flow injection analyser (FIA)

in house method CMM.M 10.1.2

Bore waters; Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Ground waters; Marine waters; Saline waters; Sewage; Swimming pool and spa waters Nitrogen - Total; Phosphorus - Total Flow injection analyser (FIA)

in house method CMM.M 10.2

Analysis for physical and chemical characteristics Air - Ambient Deposited matter; Particulate matter Gravimetric

AS 3580.10.1

Bore waters; Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Marine waters; Saline waters; Sediments; Sewage; Solid wastes; Surface waters; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Solids - Total Gravimetric

APHA 2450 B

Solids - Volatile Gravimetric

APHA 2450 G

Bore waters; Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Marine waters; Saline waters; Sewage; Surface waters; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Solids - Suspended Gravimetric

APHA 2450 D

Temperature Direct reading instrument

APHA 2550 B

Turbidity Nephelometry

APHA 2130 B

Solids - Suspended volatile Gravimetric

APHA 2450 E

Hardness - Total Calculation

APHA 2340 B

Chloride Titration

APHA 4500 Cl- C

Solids - Total dissolved (TDS) Gravimetric

APHA 2450 C

Alkalinity Titration

APHA 2320

pH Ion selective electrode (ISE)

APHA 4500 H+

Colour UV-vis spectrophotometry

APHA 2120 C; and supplementary in house method CMM.M 5.1

Chlorine - Total Colourimetry

in house method CMM.M 3.2.4

Carbon - Total organic (TOC) Nondispersive infrared (NDIR)

in house method CMM.M 2.2

Bore waters; Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Marine waters; Saline waters; Sewage; Surface waters; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Conductivity Direct reading instrument

APHA 2510 B

Biochemical oxygen demand (BOD) Dissolved oxygen (DO) analyser

APHA 5210 B

Bore waters; Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Marine waters; Saline waters; Surface waters; Swimming pool and spa waters Fluoride Ion selective electrode (ISE)

APHA 4500 F- C

Bore waters; Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Marine waters; Saline waters; Sewage; Surface waters; Swimming pool and spa waters Dissolved oxygen (DO) Dissolved oxygen (DO) analyser

APHA 4500 O G

Bore waters; Fresh waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Marine waters; Saline waters; Surface waters Chlorophyll a UV-vis spectrophotometry

APHA 10200 H

Bore waters; Fresh waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Marine waters; Sewage; Surface waters; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Oil and grease Gravimetric

in house method CMM.M 8.1

Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Saline waters Salinity Direct reading instrument

APHA 2520 B

Sediments; Soils; Solid wastes pH Ion selective electrode (ISE)

AS 1289.4.3.1

Sewage; Trade wastes Chemical oxygen demand (COD) UV-vis spectrophotometry

APHA 5220 D

Sample collection Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage; Trade wastes Not applicable Automated; Composite; Grab

in house method SS.PM.2.4

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Food and Beverage

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for elements Waters for potable and domestic purposes Aluminium; Arsenic; Barium; Beryllium; Boron; Cadmium; Calcium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Iron; Lead; Lithium; Magnesium; Manganese; Molybdenum; Nickel; Potassium; Selenium; Silicon; Silver; Sodium; Strontium; Sulfur; Vanadium; Zinc ICP-AES

in house method CMM.M 6.9/6.10

Aluminium; Arsenic; Barium; Beryllium; Boron; Cadmium; Calcium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Iron; Lead; Lithium; Magnesium; Manganese; Mercury; Molybdenum; Nickel; Potassium; Selenium; Silicon; Silver; Sodium; Strontium; Sulfur; Tin; Uranium; Vanadium; Zinc ICP-MS

in house method CMM.M 6.13/6.14


Analysis for residues and contaminants - Hydrocarbons, phthalates, industrial chemicals Waters for potable and domestic purposes Bromodichloromethane (dichlorobromomethane); Bromoform (tribromomethane); Dibromochloromethane (chlorodibromomethane); Trichloromethane (chloroform) GC-MS

in house method CMM.M 2.5.6

Benzene; Ethylbenzene; Toluene; m-Xylene; o-Xylene; p-Xylene GC-MS

in house method CMM.M 2.5.6

Analysis of physical and nutritional characteristics Waters for potable and domestic purposes Solids - Total Gravimetric

APHA 2450 B

Solids - Total dissolved (TDS) Gravimetric

APHA 2450 C

Solids - Suspended Gravimetric

APHA 2450 D

Ammonia Flow injection analyser (FIA)

in house method CMM.M 7.1.2

Alkalinity Titration

APHA 2320

Chloride Titration

APHA 4500 Cl- C

Turbidity Nephelometry

APHA 2130 B

Temperature Direct reading instrument

APHA 2550 B

Chlorine - Total Colourimetry

in house method CMM.M 3.2.4

Phosphorus - Ortho Flow injection analyser (FIA)

in house method CMM.M 10.1.2

Solids - Suspended volatile Gravimetric

APHA 2450 E

Nitrogen - Nitrite Flow injection analyser (FIA)

in house method CMM.M 7.3

Solids - Volatile Gravimetric

APHA 2450 G

Conductivity Direct reading instrument

APHA 2510 B

Colour UV-vis spectrophotometry

APHA 2120 C; and supplementary in house method CMM.M 5.1

pH Ion selective electrode (ISE)

APHA 4500 H+

Hardness - Total Calculation

APHA 2340 B

Fluoride Ion selective electrode (ISE)

APHA 4500 F- C

Nitrogen - Nitrate Flow injection analyser (FIA)

in house method CMM.M 7.2

Carbon - Total organic (TOC) Nondispersive infrared (NDIR)

in house method CMM.M 2.2

Dissolved oxygen (DO) Dissolved oxygen (DO) analyser

APHA 4500 O G

Sample collection Waters for potable and domestic purposes Not applicable Automated; Composite; Grab

in house method SS.PM.2.4

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