SGS Australia Pty Ltd

Site

Mackay Laboratory

Accreditation No.

1397

Site No.

991

Date of Accreditation

11 May 1972

Address

13 Interlink Court
Paget, QLD 4740
Australia

sgs.com

Contact

Ms Natasha Hansford P: +61 (07) 49515461

Availability

Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Materials

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis of coals, coke, charcoal and related products Coal Proximate analysis Gravimetric AS 1038.3 (2000)
Fluorine Ion chromatography (IC)

in house ME-AU-MINEM-AN-054

Moisture - Total Gravimetric AS 1038.1 (2001) (B and C); ASTM D3302; BS 1016.1; ISO 589
Caking index Gravimetric ISO 15585
BSISO 15585
Sulfur forms Classical AS 1038.11; BS 1016.106.5
Free swelling index Classical

ASTM D720

Permeability Colourimetry GB/T 2566
Maceral analysis Classical

AS 2856.2; ISO 7404.3; BS/ISO 7404.3

Froth flotation - Basic; Froth flotation - Sequential Not applicable AS 4156.2.1; AS 4156.2.2
Mercury Direct combustion in house ME-AU-MINEM-AN-053
Swelling index Audibert-Arnu dilatometer

ISO 349

Caking power Gray King coke test

AS 1038.12.2; BS 1016.107.2; ISO 502

Sample preparation of coals and coke Not applicable AS 2856.1
Antimony; Arsenic; Barium; Beryllium; Boron; Cadmium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Lead; Lithium; Manganese; Molybdenum; Nickel; Selenium; Strontium; Thallium; Thorium; Tin; Vanadium; Zinc ICP-MS

in house ME-AU-MINEM-AN-055

Moisture holding capacity Gravimetric

AS 1038.17

Plasticity Gieseler plastometer

ASTM D2639; AS 1038.12.4.1 (1996)

Hardgrove grindability index Gravimetric AS 1038.20; ASTM D409; ISO 5074
BS/ISO 2074
Float and sink analysis Not applicable AS 4156.1
Crucible swelling number Not applicable AS 1038.12.1 (2002); BSISO 501; ISO 501
Coal macerals Reflectance Classical

AS 2856.3; ISO 7404.5; BS/ISO 7404.5

Coal; Coke Gross calorific value Direct combustion AS 1038.5 (1998); BSISO 1928; ISO 1928
ASTM D5865
Ash Gravimetric ASTM D3174; BSISO 1171; ISO 1171
AS 1038.3 (2000)
Proximate analysis Gravimetric ASTM D3172
Ash fusibility Classical

AS 1038.15 (1995); ASTM D1857; BSISO 540; ISO 540

Chlorine Eschka method

AS 1038.8.1; ISO 587

Carbon dioxide (CO2); Carbonate carbon Gravimetric

AS 1038.23; ASTM D1756; ISO 925

Sulfur; Sulfur - Total Direct combustion; Eschka method; Infrared (IR) AS 1038.6.3.1; AS 1038.6.3.3; ASTM D4239; ASTM D5016; BSISO 19579; ISO 19579
Phosphorus UV-vis spectrophotometry AS 1038.9.3; BS 1016.9; ISO 622
Size analysis Sieve analysis AS 1038.18; AS 3881 (2002); ASTM D4749
BS 1016.110,1 (nominal top size >20mm); BS1016.110.2 (nominal top size <20mm)
BSISO 1953; ISO 1953
Aluminium; Barium; Calcium; Iron; Magnesium; Manganese; Phosphorus; Potassium; Silicon; Sodium; Strontium; Sulfur; Titanium; Zinc X-ray fluorescence (XRF)

in house ME-AU-MINEM-AN-032

Carbon; Hydrogen; Nitrogen Carbon, hydrogen and nitrogen (CHN) analyser

AS 1038.6.4 (2005); ASTM D5373; BSISO 29541; ISO 29541

Relative density (specific gravity) Gravimetric; Volumetric AS 1038.21.1.2; ISO 1014
Volatile matter Gravimetric BSISO 562; ISO 562: AS 1038.3 (2000)
Moisture Gravimetric ASTM D3173; AS 1038.3 (2000); ISO 11722; BS/ISO 11722
Apparent relative density Gravimetric AS 1038.26
Coke Proximate analysis Gravimetric AS 1038.4
Moisture - Total Gravimetric AS 1038.2; BS 1016.1; BS 1016.102
Sample collection Coals, coke, charcoal and related products Not applicable AS 4264.1; AS 4264.2; AS 4264.4; ASTM D2013; ASTM D2234; BSISO 13909.1; BSISO 13909.2; BSISO 13909.3; BSISO 13909.4; BSISO 13909.5; BSISO 13909.6; BSISO 13909.7; BSISO 13909.8; BSISO 18283; ISO 13909.1; ISO 13909.2; ISO 13909.3; ISO 13909.4; ISO 13909.5; ISO 13909.6; ISO 13909.7; ISO 13909.8; ISO 18283

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