Mackay Regional Council Laboratory

Site

Mackay Chemistry Laboratory

Accreditation No.

17048

Site No.

18626

Date of Accreditation

23 Feb 2011

Address

89 Connors Road
Paget, QLD 4740
Australia

mackay.qld.gov.au/

Contact

Ms Kaye Garnham P: +61 (07) 49619044

Availability

Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Environment

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for elements Fresh waters; Industrial waters - Treated; Irrigation and stock waters; Leachates; Saline waters; Sewage; Trade wastes Aluminium; Antimony; Arsenic; Barium; Beryllium; Boron; Cadmium; Calcium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Iron; Lead; Magnesium; Manganese; Mercury; Molybdenum; Nickel; Potassium; Selenium; Silver; Sodium; Strontium; Thallium; Tin; Titanium; Uranium; Vanadium; Zinc ICP-MS

 in-house SAS 0200-240

Analysis for hydrocarbons Bore waters; Ground waters; Saline waters Semi-volatile organic compounds (SVOCs) GC-MS EPA 525.3
(In-house SAS-SVOC001)
Industrial waters - Treated; Sewage; Steam-raising waters; Trade wastes Total hydrocarbons Infrared (IR)

APHA 5520 F

Analysis for nutrients Fresh waters; Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Saline waters; Sewage Phosphate Ion chromatography (IC)

APHA 4110 B

Nitrogen - Nitrate Ion chromatography (IC)

APHA 4110 B

Nitrogen - Total Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house MWSA_C0081

Nitrogen - Ammonia Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house MWSA_C0084, MWSA_C0085

Nitrogen - Nitrite Ion chromatography (IC)

APHA 4110 B

Fresh waters; Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Saline waters; Sewage; Trade wastes Nitrogen - Nitrate; Nitrogen - Oxidised Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house MWSA_C0082; in-house MWSA_C0083

Phosphorus - Ortho Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house MWSA_C0088; in-house MWSA_C0089

Phosphorus - Total Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house MWSA_C0090

Nitrogen - Total Kjeldahl (TKN) Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house MWSA_C0086

Analysis for physical and chemical characteristics Fresh waters; Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Leachates; Saline waters; Sewage; Steam-raising waters Biochemical oxygen demand (BOD) Dissolved oxygen (DO) analyser

APHA 5210 B

Solids - Total Gravimetric

APHA 2540 B

Solids - Dissolved Gravimetric

APHA 2540 C

Fresh waters; Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Leachates; Saline waters; Sewage; Steam-raising waters; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Conductivity; Conductivity - In-situ Electrometric

APHA 2510 B

pH; pH - In-situ Electrometric

APHA 4500-H+ B

Fresh waters; Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Leachates; Saline waters; Sewage; Steam-raising waters; Trade wastes Alkalinity Titration

APHA 2320 B

Solids - Suspended Gravimetric

APHA 2540 D

Turbidity; Turbidity - In-situ Nephelometry

APHA 2130 B, ISO 7027

Fresh waters; Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Leachates; Sewage; Steam-raising waters; Trade wastes Chemical oxygen demand (COD) Colourimetry

APHA 5220 D

Ground waters; Industrial waters - Treated; Irrigation and stock waters; Saline waters; Sewage; Steam-raising waters; Trade wastes Fluoride Ion chromatography (IC)

APHA 4110 B

Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Saline waters; Sewage; Steam-raising waters; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Chlorine - Free; Chlorine - In-situ, free; Chlorine - In-situ, total; Chlorine - Total UV-vis spectrophotometry

APHA 4500-Cl G

Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Saline waters; Sewage; Steam-raising waters; Trade wastes Organic carbon - Dissolved non-purgeable Nondispersive infrared (NDIR)

APHA 5310 B

Dissolved oxygen (DO); Dissolved oxygen (DO) - In-situ Dissolved oxygen (DO) analyser

APHA 4500-O G

Colour UV-vis spectrophotometry

APHA 2120 C

Bromide Ion chromatography (IC)

APHA 4110 B

Chloride Ion chromatography (IC)

APHA 4110 B

Sulfate Ion chromatography (IC)

APHA 4110 B

Sewage; Steam-raising waters; Trade wastes Oil and grease Infrared (IR)

APHA 5520 C

Sample collection Bore waters; Surface waters; Waste waters Not applicable Automated; Grab; Pump

in-house SAS-SOP 079, SAS-SOP 0101, SAS-SOP 0103, SAS-SOP 0123

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Food and Beverage

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for elements Waters for potable and domestic purposes Aluminium; Antimony; Arsenic; Barium; Beryllium; Boron; Cadmium; Calcium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Iron; Lead; Magnesium; Manganese; Mercury; Molybdenum; Nickel; Potassium; Selenium; Silver; Sodium; Strontium; Thallium; Tin; Titanium; Uranium; Vanadium; Zinc ICP-MS

 in-house SAS 0200-240

Analysis for residues and contaminants - Hydrocarbons, phthalates, industrial chemicals Waters for potable and domestic purposes Semi-volatile organic compounds (SVOCs) GC-MS - Liquid liquid extraction, solid phase extraction EPA 525.3
(In-house SAS-SVOC001)
Trihalomethanes Gas chromatography (GC) - Purge and trap EPA 524.2
(In-house SAS C0301-305)
Analysis of physical and nutritional characteristics Waters for potable and domestic purposes Nitrogen - Total Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house MWSA_C0081

Alkalinity Titration

APHA 2320 B

Sulfate Ion chromatography (IC)

APHA 4110 B

pH; pH - In-situ Electrometric

APHA 4500-H+ B

Bromate; Chlorate; Chlorite Ion chromatography (IC) APHA 4110
(In-house SAS C0045-47)
Turbidity; Turbidity - In-situ Nephelometry

APHA 2130 B, ISO 7027

Chloride Ion chromatography (IC)

APHA 4110 B

Nitrogen - Ammonia Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house MWSA_C0084, MWSA_C0085

Organic carbon - Dissolved non-purgeable Nondispersive infrared (NDIR)

APHA 5310 B

Nitrogen - Total Kjeldahl (TKN) Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house MWSA_C0086

Phosphate Ion chromatography (IC)

APHA 4110 B

Bromide Ion chromatography (IC)

APHA 4110 B

Dissolved oxygen (DO); Dissolved oxygen (DO) - In-situ Dissolved oxygen (DO) analyser

APHA 4500-O G

Nitrogen - Nitrite Ion chromatography (IC)

APHA 4110 B

Phosphorus - Ortho Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house MWSA_C0088; in-house MWSA_C0089

Fluoride Ion chromatography (IC)

APHA 4110 B

Conductivity; Conductivity - In-situ Electrometric

APHA 2510 B

Chlorine - Free; Chlorine - In-situ, free; Chlorine - In-situ, total; Chlorine - Total UV-vis spectrophotometry

APHA 4500-Cl G

Nitrogen - Nitrate; Nitrogen - Oxidised Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house MWSA_C0082; in-house MWSA_C0083

Phosphorus - Total Discrete analyser (DA)

in-house MWSA_C0090

Nitrogen - Nitrate Ion chromatography (IC)

APHA 4110 B

Colour UV-vis spectrophotometry

APHA 2120 C

Sample collection Potable waters Not applicable Automated; Grab; Pump

in-house SAS-SOP 079, SAS-SOP 0101, SAS-SOP 0103, SAS-SOP 0123

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