Golder Associates Pty Ltd

Site

Melbourne Laboratory

Accreditation No.

1910

Site No.

1903

Date of Accreditation

27 Feb 1985

Address

Building 7, Botanicca Corporate Park, 570-588 Swan Street
Richmond, VIC 3121
Australia

golder.com

Contact

Mr Mark Tulau P: +61 (03) 88623655

Availability

Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Environment

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for elements Emissions - Industrial Fluorine Classical

NSW EPA TM-9, SA EPA 03.03 

Analysis for hydrocarbons Air - Ambient Aromatic halogenated hydrocarbons Classical

USEPA TO-13A, in-house S5

Emissions - Industrial Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) Classical

NSW EPA TM-34, USEPA Method 18

Emissions - Stack Hydrocarbons Classical

NIOSH 1003

Analysis for industrial chemicals Air - Ambient Fluoride; Fluoride - Gaseous Continuous monitoring analyser

AS 3580.10.1 

Analysis for organic vapours Air - Indoor; Sorbent tubes; Vapours Volume measurement Absorption tube

in-house OH/A11 

Vapours Volume measurement Absorption tube

AS 2986 

Analysis for petroleum hydrocarbons Emissions - Industrial Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) Gas chromatography (GC)

in-house A13

Analysis for physical and chemical characteristics Air - Ambient Suspended particulate matter - Total High volume gravimetric

AS 3580.9.3

Particulate matter - PM10 Tapered element oscillating microbalance (TEOM)

AS 3580.9.8 

Particulate matter - PM10 Gravimetric

In-house P8

Nitrogen - Oxidised Chemiluminescence

AS 3580.5.1

Carbon dioxide (CO2); Carbon monoxide; Nitrogen - Oxidised; Oxygen; Sulfur dioxide Continuous monitoring analyser

In-house C6

Particulate matter Directional dust gauge AS 3580.10.2
Nitrogen - Oxidised Classical

AS3580.5.1, AS2365.1.1, AS2365.1.2

Particulate matter - PM10; Particulate matter - PM2.5; Suspended particulate matter - Total High volume gravimetric

in-house H3

Sulfur dioxide Direct reading instrument

AS 3580.4.1

Particulate matter - PM2.5 Tapered element oscillating microbalance (TEOM) AS 3580.9.13 
Suspended particulate matter - PM10 Beta attenuation monitors

AS 3580.9.11

Formaldehyde (methanal) Classical

AS2365.6, in-house V9, A13, P13 

Suspended particulate matter - PM2.5 Beta attenuation monitors

AS 3580.9.10, L2

Suspended particulate matter - PM10 High volume gravimetric

AS 3580.9.6 

Particulate matter - PM10 Tapered element oscillating microbalance (TEOM) AS 3580.9.16 
Particulate matter - PM10; Particulate matter - PM2.5; Suspended particulate matter - Total Low volume gravimetric

in-house L2

Humidity; Temperature Classical

in-house method M9

Particulate matter - PM2.5 Gravimetric AS 3580.9.14
Suspended particulate matter - Total Classical

AS2365.7 

Carbon monoxide Direct reading instrument

AS 3580.7.1, AS2365.2 

Suspended particulate matter - PM10 Low volume gravimetric

AS 3580.9.9

Carbon dioxide (CO2); Oxygen Classical

in-house C6, O1

Particulate matter - PM2.5 Gravimetric

In-house P10

Particulate matter - PM10; Particulate matter - PM2.5 Classical

in-house P12 

Suspended particulate matter - PM2.5 Low volume gravimetric

AS 3580.9.10, L2

Ash; Combustible matter; Solids - Insoluble; Solids - Total; Suspended particulate matter - PM2.5

AS 3580.10.1

In-house D3

Emissions - Industrial Acidity Classical

SA EPA 03.11

Nitrogen - Oxidised Classical

NSW EPA TM 11, USEPA Method 7C, 7E and SA EPA 03.06 

Solids - Total Classical

NSW EPA TM-15

Particulate matter - PM10; Particulate matter - PM2.5 Tapered element oscillating microbalance (TEOM)

In-house P14

Coarse particulates: PM2.5 - PM10 Classical

NSW EPA OM-9

Hydrogen sulfide Classical

NSW EPA TM-5 and SA EPA 03.05 

Particulate matter Gravimetric

ISO 9096, USEPA Method 5, 17 and in-house P1, L2

Ozone Autoanalyser (AA)

In-house O5

Stack gas concentration Classical

SA EPA 03.14

Particulate matter - Total Gravimetric

AS 4323.1, SA EPA 03.01 and in-house P1

Particulate matter - PM10; Particulate matter - PM2.5 Classical

USEPA 201A 

Emissions - Industrial; Emissions - Stack Moisture Classical

NSW EPA TM-22, SA EPA 03.13, USEPA Method 4 and in-house M5

Flow rate; Pressure; Velocity Classical NSW EPA TM-2
Odour Classical

AS 4323.2, NSW EPA OM-7,  SA EPA 03.15, SA EPA 03.16 and in-house O4

Temperature Classical

in-house method T6

Emissions - Stack Carbon dioxide (CO2); Carbon monoxide; Nitrogen - Oxidised; Oxygen; Sulfur dioxide Continuous monitoring analyser

In-house C6, USEPA Method 10

Carbon dioxide (CO2) Classical

NSW EPA TM-24

Sulfuric acid as SO3; Sulfuric acid mist Classical; Gravimetric

NSW EPA TM-3, SA EPA 03.02, USEPA Method 8, in-house S1 and S2

Carbon monoxide Classical

NSW EPA TM-32, USEPA Method 10 and SA EPA 03.12, 03.14

Oxygen Classical

NSW EPA TM-25

Sodium hydroxide Classical

 in-house S3

Formaldehyde (methanal) Classical

In-house F5

Dry gas density; Molecular weight Classical

NSW EPA TM-23, in-house M8

Fluoride - Total Classical

USEPA Method 13B

Sulfur Classical

Sulfur dioxide - NSW EPA TM-4, USEPA Methods 6, 8 and in-house S1, S2

Total reduced sulfur - USEPAMethod 16A - Total reduced sulfur and in-house T5

Carbon dioxide (CO2); Oxygen Classical

USEPA Method 3, USEPA Method 3A, in-house C6, O1

Fluoride Ion selective electrode (ISE)

In-house F1

Analysis for respirable quartz Air - Indoor Crystalline silica (mass) - Quartz; Volume measurement Membrane filter in-house OH/A8 and NOHSC: 3003 (2005) GuidanceNote on the Membrane Filter Method for Estimating Airborne Asbestos Fibres (Sampling only)
Analysis of dust Dust Dust - Respirable Gravimetric

AS 2985 

Dust - Inhalable

AS 3640 

Analysis of the workplace environment and hazards for inorganic gases Air - Indoor Ammonia; Chlorine Classical

OH/A6, OH/C7, OH/C2

Counting of asbestos, mineral fibres (including synthetic) and organic fibres Air - Indoor Volume measurement Sampling flow rate and duration measurement National Occupational Health and Safety Commission Guidance Note on the Membrane Filter Method for Estimating Airborne Asbestos Fibres NOHSC:3003 and in-house method OH/A8
Meteorological monitoring Atmosphere Pressure; Radiation - Global; Rainfall; Rainfall - Calculated; Relative humidity (RH); Solar radiation; Temperature; Wind direction; Wind speed - Horizontal Classical

AS 3580.14 

Pressure; Radiation - Global; Rainfall; Rainfall - Calculated; Relative humidity (RH); Solar radiation; Temperature; Wind direction; Wind speed - Horizontal Classical; Hygrometer; Pyranometer

In-house M9

Sample collection Air - Ambient Not applicable Canisters

USEPA TO-14 - Volatile organic compounds 

USEPA TO-15 - Volatile organic compounds 

In-house C9 - volatile organic compounds and reduced sulphur compounds

Not applicable Siting of air monitoring equipment

AS 3580.1.1

Not applicable Active sampling onto sorption tubes

USEPA TO-17 - Volatile organic compounds

In-house A15-Aldehydes andketones 

In-house V9 - VOCs 

Not applicable Passive diffusive

In-house P13- for aldehydes; ammonia;BTEX; hydrochloric acid; hydrogen fluoride; hydrogen sulfide; nitrate; ozone;phenols; sulfur dioxide; volatile organic compounds

Not applicable Automated

AS 2724.5 - Directional dust deposit gauge formetals

USEPA TO-4A - pesticides and polychlorinated biphenyls

USEPA TO-9A - Polychlorinated, polybrominated, brominated/chlorinateddibenzo-p-dioxins, bibenzofurans

USEPATO-13A - Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons

Not applicable Gas analyser

USEPA TO-10A - Semi-volatile compounds

Not applicable Adsorption tube; Canisters
Not applicable High volume air sampler (HVAS)

In-house S5 - Dioxins; furans;pesticides; polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) (as listed in the method) 

Air - Indoor Not applicable Automated

In-house OH/A2 - Sampling for hydrogen fluoride,hydrochloric acid, hydrobromic acid, nitric acid, phosphoric acid, sulfuricacid

in-houses OH/E1 for metals

in-houses OH/I3 - Isocyantes (MDI, HDI, TDI)

in-houses OH/P3 - Plasticisers 

Emissions - Industrial Not applicable Continuous flow analyser (CFA)

CARB 429 - Determination of polycyclic aromatichydrocarbon (PAH) emissions from stationary sourcesNIOSH 2002 - Amines, aromatic
NIOSH 2010 - Aliphatic, amines
SA EPA 03.04 Chlorine
SA EPA 03.07 Metals
USEPA Method 23 - Dioxins and Furans
USEPA 26 Halides; halogens; hydrogen chloride
USEPA 26A Hydrogen halide; halogens by isokinetic
USEPA Method 29 - Metals

in-house methods
A2 - Ammonia
A14 - Atmospheric contaminants; odour (isolation flux chamber)
C1 - Chloride
C2 - Chlorine
C4 - Cyanides
C9 - Evacuated canisters for VOC and reduced sulfur compounds
G4 - Ammonia, chloride, chlorine, cyanide, fluoride, formaldehyde, hydrogensulphide, MDI, nitrogen oxides, TDI
H1 - Hydrogen sulphide
I1 - Isocyanates
I2 - Inorganic acids
M1 - MDI
M2 - Metals (acid extractable)
M4 - Mercaptans
N1 - Nitrogen oxides
P6 - Polychlorobenzenes (to be A13)
P7 - Phosphine
S4 - Semi-volatile organics
T1 - TDI (toluene diisocyanate)
TP 13 - Soil gas bore sampling for organic gases
V5 - Volatile principal organic hazardous constituents (POHCs) 

Sample collection - Stack and emissions sampling Emissions Oil mist Dilution/filter/condensation/adsorption - Isokinetic

In-house O2, OH/O2

Emissions - Industrial Cresol; Phenols Impinger/sorbent tube

NIOSH 2546 

Sampling - Area sources Flux chamber

AS 4323.4

Sampling points - Selection Isokinetic

SA EPA 03.09, USEPA Method 1

Acid gases Dilution/filter/condensation/adsorption - Isokinetic

in-house A11

Sampling position - Selection Isokinetic

AS 4323.1, NSW EPA TM-1

2-Butoxyethanol; 2-Ethoxyethyl acetate (ethylene glycol monoethyl ether acetate, cellosolve acetate, EGMEA); 2-Methoxyethanol; 2-Methylpropan-2-ol (tert-butanol, tert-butyl alcohol); 4-Methyl-2-pentanone (methyl isobutyl ketone, MIBK); Acetone; Acrylonitrile; Aldehydes; Alkenes hydrocarbons; Allyl alcohol; Benzene; Butanone (methyl ethyl ketone, MEK, 2-butanone); Chlorinated hydrocarbons; Cyclohexanol; Cyclohexanone; Diacetone alcohol (2-pentanone, 4-hydroxy-4-methyl-2-pentanone); Dichloromethane (DCM, methylene chloride); Esters: C1-C10; Ethanol; Ethylbenzene; Hexane (n-hexane); Hydrocarbons: C1-C10; Isoamyl alcohol; Isobutyl alcohol (isobutanol, 2-methylpropan-1-ol); Isooctane; Isophorone (isoforone, isoacetophorone); Methanol; Methyl isobutyl carbinol (4-methylpentan-2-ol, MIBC); N-Methyl-2-pyrrolidone (NMP); Nonane (n-nonane); Pentane (n-pentane); Styrene (ethenyl benzene); Toluene; Vinyl chloride; Xylene; n-Butanol; sec-Butanol (sec-butylalcohol, 2-butanol) Impinger/sorbent tube

in-house A13

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