Australian Wool Testing Authority Ltd


Fremantle Laboratory

Accreditation No.


Site No.


Date of Accreditation

28 Jun 1990


38 Clark Court
Bibra Lake, WA 6163


Ms Sheena Chaudhary P: +61 (08) 94180243


Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

Fremantle Laboratory

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Manufactured Goods

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Material performance evaluation of leather, textiles and related products Wool Appraisal of test certificate requirements Not applicable

IWTO-31;  IWTO Core Test Regulations; Format of IWTO Certificates to Recommended Formats of IWTO Certificates

Colour of raw wool Not applicable


Yield/wool base plus vegetable matter Not applicable

Yield/wool base plus vegetable matter - IWTO-19; IWTO Core Test Regulations;

Oven dry mass and calculated mass - IWTO-33; IWTO Condition Testing Regulations for scoured and carbonised wool

Mean staple length; Mean staple strength - Greasy Not applicable

IWTO-30; IWTO Staple Test Regulations

Diameter Airflow

airflow - IWTO-28; fibre diameter analyser (Sirolan Laserscan) - IWTO-12; Optical Fibre Diameter Analyser (OFDA) - IWTO-47

Conditioning Standard laboratory atmosphere


Sample collection Wool Not applicable Grab sampling; Machine core sampling; Manual core sampling; Sub-sampling staples from grab samples

Grab sampling - IWTO-38

Manual and machine core sampling - IWTO Core Test Regulations

Subsampling staples from grab samples - IWTO-7; IWTO Staple Test Regulations

Not applicable Objectively matched lots; Preservation of sample integrity

Objectively matched lots - Code of Practice for the AWEX Quality System; IWTO Core Test Regulations

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