Prensa Pty Ltd

Site

Melbourne Laboratory

Accreditation No.

17366

Site No.

19121

Date of Accreditation

02 Sep 2010

Address

Ground Floor, 5 Burwood Road
Hawthorn, VIC 3122
Australia

prensa.com.au

Contact

Miss Susan Simmonds P: +61 (07) 32919700

Availability

Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Environment

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Counting of asbestos, mineral fibres (including synthetic) and organic fibres Air Volume measurement Sampling flow rate and duration measurement

in-house methods PRLAB2003 and PRLAB3021, National Occupational Health and Safety Guidance Note on the Membrane Filter Method for Estimating Airborne Asbestos Fibres NOHSC:3003 and National Occupational Health and Safety Commission Guidance Note on the Membrane Filter Method for Estimating Airborne Synthetic Mineral Fibres NOHSC:3006

Membrane filters Respirable asbestos fibres Phase contrast microscopy

in-house method PRLAB2003 and National Occupational Health and Safety Guidance Note on the Membrane Filter Method for Estimating Airborne Asbestos Fibres NOHSC:3006

Synthetic mineral fibres (SMF) Phase contrast microscopy

in-house method PRLAB2003 and National Occupational Health and Safety Guidance Note on the Membrane Filter Method for Estimating Airborne Asbestos Fibres NOHSC:3006

Identification of asbestos, mineral fibres (including synthetic) and organic fibres Bulk samples Amosite; Chrysotile; Crocidolite; Organic fibres; Synthetic mineral fibres (SMF) Polarised light microscopy (including dispersion staining)

AS 4964 and in-house method PRLAB2002

Non-homogenous materials (soils, dust, ores) Amosite; Chrysotile; Crocidolite; Organic fibres; Synthetic mineral fibres (SMF) Polarised light microscopy (including dispersion staining)

AS 4964 and in-house method PRLAB2002

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