Jotun Australia Pty Ltd


Quality Control Laboratory

Accreditation No.


Site No.


Date of Accreditation

12 Apr 1983


59 Calarco Drive
Derrimut, VIC 3026


Mr Ashley Cochrane P: +61 (03) 93140722


Services not available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

Quality Control Laboratory

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Manufactured Goods

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Material performance evaluation of paint and related products Architectural coatings; Decorative coatings; Industrial coatings; Marine coatings Gloss Gloss meter

AS/NZS 1580.481.1.5

gloss analysis at 60 degree
Degree of dirt retention Visual comparison

AS/NZS 1580.481.1.4

Viscosity Consistency by flow-cup

AS/NZS 1580.214.2

Gloss Gloss meter

AS/NZS 1580.602.2

at 60º only
Hardness Pencil hardness

AS/NZS 1580.405.1

Degree of corrosion of coated metal substrates Visual comparison

AS 1580.481.3

Consistency Consistency by rotational viscometer

AS/NZS 1580.214.5

Non-volatile content Gravimetric

AS 1580.301.1

Drying time BK type recorder

AS 1580.401.3

Degree of cracking Microscopic examination; Visual comparison

AS/NZS 1580.481.1.8

Adhesion Crosscut test

AS 1580.408.4

Degree of erosion Paint inspection gauge; Visual comparison

AS/NZS 1580.481.1.6

Viscosity Cone viscometer; Plate viscometer

JPTM 018

Outdoor weathering Classical

AS/NZS 1580.457.1

Assessing the individual film defects by the appropriate method(s) of AS 1580.481 through AS/NZS 1580.481.1.13 and AS 1580.481.3.

Evaluation of materials suitable for test panels Visual comparison

AS/NZS 1580.103.1, AS/NZS 1580.104.1

Dry film thickness

AS 3894.3 - Site testing of protective coatings

Wet film thickness Wet film thickness by gauge

AS/NZS 1580.107.3

Discolouration Visual comparison

AS/NZS 1580.481.1.2

Skin formation Classical

AS 1580.203.1

Degree of blistering Microscopic examination; Visual comparison

AS/NZS 1580.481.1.9

Adhesion Knife test

AS 1580.408.2

Degree of fungal or algal growth Visual comparison

AS/NZS 1580.481.1.13

Degree of settling Visual comparison

AS/NZS 1580.211.1

Sample preparation Routine conditions - Temperature/humidity/airflow

AS/NZS 1580.101.1, AS/NZS 1580.101.4, AS/NZS 1580.101.5

Density tests Pycnometer

AS/NZS 1580.202.1

Consistency Stormer viscometer

AS/NZS 1580.214.1

Degree of checking Microscopic examination; Visual comparison

AS/NZS 1580.481.1.7

Dry film thickness; Water absorption Paint inspection gauge

AS/NZS 1580.108.1

Colour measurement Visual comparison

AS/NZS 1580.601.1

rating 3
Degree of chalking Visual comparison

AS/NZS 1580.481.1.11

Fineness Classical

AS/NZS 1580.204.1

Resistance to solvent immersion Rub

JPTM 003

Degree of flaking and peeling Microscopic examination; Visual comparison

AS/NZS 1580.481.1.10

Appearance Visual comparison

AS 1580.603.1

Application properties - Spray Conventional spray

AS/NZS 1580.205.2, 

Thinner compatibility Visual comparison

AS/NZS 1580.208.1

Degree of dirt collection Visual comparison

AS/NZS 1580.481.1.3

Architectural coatings; Industrial coatings; Marine coatings; Protective coatings on wooden furniture Consistency; Shear thinning index Brookfield viscometer

JPTM 006

Density tests Pycnometer

JPTM 002

Hard dry condition Thumb test

JPTM 017

Water insolubility Zinc rich water insolubility

JPTM 005

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