Queensland Urban Utilities - SAS Laboratory

Site

Scientific Analytical Services Laboratory

Accreditation No.

11085

Site No.

11078

Date of Accreditation

24 Apr 1996

Address

180 Ashridge Road
Darra, QLD 4076
Australia

saslaboratory.com.au

Contact

Ms Kylie-Ann Tomlinson P: +61 (07) 38567550

Availability

Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Environment

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for bacteriophage Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Recycled waters; Sewage Somatic and male specific coliphages Single agar layer APHA 9224 E, in house method SAS 231
Analysis for microorganisms Air - Indoor Plate count; Yeasts and moulds Pour plate; Spread plate

in-house method 4.417

Biosolids; Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters - Treated, recirculating; Recycled waters; Sediments; Sewage; Sludges; Soils; Swimming pool and spa waters Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms - Thermotolerant Most probable number (MPN)

APHA 9221 E (in-house method 4.409)

Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters - Treated, recirculating; Recycled waters; Sewage; Swimming pool and spa waters Pseudomonas aeruginosa Membrane filter

APHA 9213 E (in-house method 4.405)

Legionella pneumophila; Legionella spp. Spread plate - Aerobic and anaerobic

AS/NZS 3896 (in-house method 4.407)

Plate count Pour plate

APHA 9215 B (in-house method 4.401)

Coliforms - Thermotolerant Membrane filter

APHA 9222 D (in-house method 4.404)

Coliforms Membrane filter

APHA 9222 B (in-house method 4.402)

Enterococci Membrane filter

AS/NZS 4276.9 (in-house method 4.411)

Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms Defined substrate technology

APHA 9223 B (in-house method 4.418)

Escherichia coli​​​​ Membrane filter

APHA 9222 G (in-house method 4.412)

Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Recycled waters; Sewage Clostridium perfringens (including spores of sulfite reducing Clostridia) Membrane filter AS 4276.17.1, in house method SAS 230
Analysis for phytopigments Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters; Sewage (including biosolids and sediments); Swimming pool and spa waters Chlorophyll a, b, c Spectrophotometry

APHA 10200 H (in-house method 4.421)

Analysis for planktonic microalgae and cyanobacteria Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters; Sewage (including biosolids and sediments); Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Dry weight of planktonic algae; General biomass Microscopic examination

APHA 10200 I (in-house method 4.421)

Enumeration; Identification to genus level; Potentially toxic Cyanobacteria - Identification to species level Microscopic examination

APHA 10200 F (in-house method 4.423)

Sample collection Air - Indoor Not applicable Air sampler

in-house method 4.417

Drain waters; Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Ground waters; Industrial waters - Treated, recirculating; Irrigation and stock waters; Marine waters; Purified and processed waters; Recycled waters; Sewage; Surface waters; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Not applicable Bailer; Composite; Grab; Manual by hand; Micro purge; Profile - Depth

in-house method F.001

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Food and Beverage

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for bacteriophage Potable waters Somatic and male specific coliphages Single agar layer APHA 9224E (in-house method SAS 231)
Analysis for microorganisms Potable waters Legionella pneumophila; Legionella spp. Spread plate - Aerobic and anaerobic

AS/NZS 3896 (in-house method 4.407)

Escherichia coli​​​​ Membrane filter

APHA 9222 G (in-house method 4.412)

Pseudomonas aeruginosa Membrane filter

APHA 9213 E (in-house method 4.405)

Plate count Pour plate

APHA 9215 B (in-house method 4.401)

Clostridium perfringens (including spores of sulfite reducing Clostridia) Membrane filter AS 4276.17.1 (in-house method SAS 230)
Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms Defined substrate technology

APHA 9223 B (in-house method 4.418)

Coliforms - Thermotolerant Membrane filter

APHA 9222 D (in-house method 4.404)

Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms - Thermotolerant Most probable number (MPN)

APHA 9221 E (in-house method 4.409)

Enterococci Membrane filter

AS/NZS 4276.9 (in-house method 4.411)

Coliforms Membrane filter

APHA 9222 B (in-house method 4.402)

Analysis for phytopigments Potable waters Chlorophyll a, b, c Spectrophotometry

APHA 10200 H (in-house method 4.421)

Analysis for planktonic microalgae and cyanobacteria Potable waters Dry weight of planktonic algae; General biomass Microscopic examination

APHA 10200 I (in-house method 4.421)

Enumeration; Identification to genus level; Potentially toxic Cyanobacteria - Identification to species level Microscopic examination

APHA 10200 F (in-house method 4.423)

Sample collection Potable waters; Waters for potable and domestic purposes Not applicable Bailer; Composite; Grab; Manual by hand; Micro purge; Profile - Depth

in-house method F.001

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