Santos Limited


Santos Production Laboratory

Accreditation No.


Site No.


Date of Accreditation

07 Jan 1986


Santos Ltd, 1 Port Bonython Rd
Whyalla, SA 5600


Mr Andre Sarret P: +61 (08) 86490128


Services not available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

Santos Production Laboratory

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)


Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Analysis of biofuels, hydrocarbon fuels and related fuel products Gaseous fuels Sulfur - Total Gas chromatography (GC)

in-house method WP-14

Copper corrosion Copper strip

ISO 6251

Density Calculation

ISO 6578 Annex G

Vapour pressure Calculation

ISO 8973

Free water Temperature

BS EN 589 Section 6.2 only

Composition of gaseous fuels Gas chromatography (GC)

ISO 7941

Specific gravity Calculation

ASTM D1250 Table 51

Motor octane number (MON) Calculation

BS EN 589 Annex B only

Ethane Gas chromatography (GC)

IP 345

Dryness of propane; Freeze value Valve freeze

ISO 13758

Residue on evaporation Gravimetric

ASTM D2158,  IP317

Liquid fuels Density Density meter

ISO 12185

Distillation Distillation

ISO 3405

Colour - Saybolt Lovibond tintometer

 ASTM D6045

Sediment Extraction

ISO 3735

Vapour pressure Mini method

ASTM D5191

Water Karl-Fischer titration

ASTM D4928

1-Butylene (1-butene); 1-Propanethiol; 2-Methylbutane (isopentane); 2-Methylpropan-2-ol (tert-butanol, tert-butyl alcohol); Alcohols: C1-C4; Benzene; Butane (n-butane); Dimethylsulfide; Ethane; Ethanethiol; Ethanol; Ethene (ethylene); Ethylbenzene; Ethylmercaptan; Heptane (n-heptane); Hexane (n-hexane); Hydrocarbons: C1-C4; Hydrocarbons: C1-C7; Hydrocarbons: C4-C8; Isobutane; Isopropyl mercaptan; Mercaptan sulfur; Methane; Methanol; Methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE); Methylmercaptan; Naphthalene; Pentane (n-pentane); Propane; Propene (propylene); Propylmercaptan; Tetraethyllead; Tetrahydrothiophene; Toluene; Xylene; n-Butylmercaptan; tert-Amyl alcohol; tert-Amyl methyl ether (TAME); tert-Butylmercaptan Gas chromatography (GC) in-house method WP-16
Sample collection Biofuels, hydrocarbon fuels and related fuel products; Gases and aerosols Precision of sampling, sample preparation and testing Sampling from stationary lots

ISO 3170,  ISO 4257, ISO 10715

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