ALS Water and Hydrographics P/L

Site

Scoresby Biology Laboratory

Accreditation No.

992

Site No.

989

Date of Accreditation

01 May 1972

Address

22 Dalmore Drive, Caribbean Business Park
Scoresby, VIC 3179
Australia

alsglobal.com

Contact

Mr Tony Seller P: +61 (03) 87568000

Availability

Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Environment

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for enteric protozoa Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters; Marine waters; Sewage (including biosolids and sediments); Swimming pool and spa waters Cryptosporidium infectivity Filtration

in-house method MM655

Cryptosporidium oocysts and Giardia cysts - Detection and enumeration Filtration; Immunomagnetic separation; Microscopic examination

in-house method MM546, MM548, MM550

Analysis for free-living protozoa Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters; Marine waters; Sewage (including biosolids and sediments); Swimming pool and spa waters Detection and identification of Acanthamoeba spp. Microscopic examination; Visual examination

in-house method MM684B


Detection and identification of Naegleria spp. Microscopic examination; Visual examination

in-house method MM684

Detection and identification of Acanthamoeba spp.; Detection and identification of Naegleria spp. Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) in-house method MM688
Analysis for helminths Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters; Marine waters; Sewage (including biosolids and sediments); Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Enumeration Microscopic examination

in-house method MM523

Analysis for microinvertebrates Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters; Marine waters; Sewage (including biosolids and sediments); Swimming pool and spa waters Enumeration; Identification Microscopic examination; Visual examination

in-house method MB013

Analysis for microorganisms Biosolids; Soils Salmonella spp. Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - Automated (VIDAS)

in-house method MM823

Salmonella spp. Qualitative selective enrichment

in-house method MM800

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

in-house method MM802

Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms; Coliforms - Thermotolerant Defined substrate technology in-house method MM869, MM868

Clostridium perfringens (including spores of sulfite reducing Clostridia) Pour plate in-house method MM801
Bore waters; Fresh waters; Recycled waters; Sewage; Trade wastes Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms - Thermotolerant Defined substrate technology in-house method MM301

Effluent waters; Raw waters; Swimming pool and spa waters Heterotrophic colony count Spread plate - Petrifilm in-house method MM693
Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters - Treated, recirculating; Marine waters; Sewage; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Legionella pneumophila; Legionella spp. Membrane filter ISO 11731-2 (in-house method MM570)
Campylobacter spp. Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method MM503, MM647

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

AS/NZS 4276.21 (in-house method MM514)

Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms Membrane filter in-house method MM698
Campylobacter spp. Qualitative selective enrichment

in-house method MM503

Bacteriophage - F-specific; Bacteriophage - Somatic Pour plate

in-house method MM510, MM535

Aeromonas hydrophila; Aeromonas spp. Membrane filter USEPA Method 1605 (MM502)
Legionella pneumophila; Legionella spp. Spread plate - Aerobic and anaerobic

AS/NZS 3896 (in-house method MM527)

Heterotrophic colony count; Plate count Pour plate

AS/NZS 4276.3.1 (in-house method MM524)

Plate count Membrane filter APHA 9215D (in-house method MM686)
Salmonella spp. Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - Automated (VIDAS)

in-house method MM625

Pseudomonas aeruginosa Membrane filter AS/NZS 4276.13 (in-house method MM528)
Enterococci Membrane filter USEPA 1600 (in-house method MM690)

Salmonella spp. Qualitative selective enrichment

AS/NZS 4276.14 (in-house method MM532)

Clostridium perfringens Membrane filter in-house method  MM506
Enterococci Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method MM517

Heterotrophic colony count Spread plate - Aerobic and anaerobic

in-house method MM689

Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms - Faecal; Coliforms - Thermotolerant Membrane filter in-house method MM696
Vibrio cholerae; Vibrio spp. Qualitative selective enrichment

AS/NZS 4276.15 (in-house method MM562)

Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters - Treated, recirculating; Marine waters; Sewage; Trade wastes Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms Defined substrate technology in-house method MM302
Analysis for phytopigments Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters; Marine waters; Sewage (including biosolids and sediments); Swimming pool and spa waters Chlorophyll a, b, c; Phaeophytin Spectrophotometry

ISO/DIS 10260 (in-house method MB003)

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

APHA 10200 C-F (In-house methods MB006, MB010)
Lund, Kipling & Le Cren (1958) Hydrobiologia II: 144-170 (In-house method MB008)

in-house method MW024VC
Detection, characterisation and/or quantification of nucleic acids - Enteric viruses Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Marine waters; Sewage (including biosolids and sediments) Adenovirus; Enterovirus Hollow fibre ultrafiltration; Polymerase chain reaction (PCR)

in-house method MM568, MM573, MM638, MM639

Sample collection Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters - Treated, recirculating; Marine waters; Saline waters; Sewage; Sludges; Soils; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Not applicable Grab


in-house method EN/67.03, EN/67.04, EN/67.05, EN/67.06, EN/67.07, EN/67.10, EN/67.11, EN67.12

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Food and Beverage

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for enteric protozoa Potable waters Cryptosporidium oocysts and Giardia cysts - Detection and enumeration Filtration; Immunomagnetic separation; Microscopic examination

in-house method MM546, MM548, MM550

Cryptosporidium infectivity Filtration

in-house method MM655

Analysis for free-living protozoa Potable waters Detection and identification of Acanthamoeba spp.; Detection and identification of Naegleria spp. Microscopic examination; Visual examination

in-house method MM684, 688

Detection and identification of Acanthamoeba spp.; Detection and identification of Naegleria spp. Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) in-house method MM688
Analysis for helminths Potable waters Enumeration Microscopic examination

in-house method MM523

Analysis for microinvertebrates Potable waters Enumeration; Identification Microscopic examination; Visual examination

in-house method MB013

Analysis for microorganisms Potable waters Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms Defined substrate technology i​​​​n-house method MM302
Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms Membrane filter

in-house method MM698

Bacteriophage - F-specific; Bacteriophage - Somatic Pour plate

in-house method MM510, MM535

Heterotrophic colony count Spread plate

in-house method MM689

Plate count Membrane filter

APHA 9215D (in-house method MM686)


Campylobacter spp. Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method MM503, MM647

Clostridium perfringens Membrane filter

in-house method MM506


Enterococci Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method MM517

Campylobacter spp. Qualitative selective enrichment

in-house method MM503

Salmonella spp. Qualitative selective enrichment

AS/NZS 4276.14 (in-house method MM532)

Legionella pneumophila; Legionella spp. Membrane filter

ISO 11731-2 (in-house method MM570)


Aeromonas hydrophila; Aeromonas spp. Membrane filter

USEPA Method 1605 (MM502)


Enterococci Membrane filter

USEPA Method 1600 (in-house method MM690)


Legionella pneumophila; Legionella spp. Spread plate

AS/NZS 3896 (in-house method MM527)

Vibrio cholerae; Vibrio spp. Qualitative selective enrichment

AS/NZS 4276.15 (in-house method MM562)

Salmonella spp. Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - Automated (VIDAS)

in-house method MM625

Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms - Faecal; Coliforms - Thermotolerant Membrane filter

in-house method MM696


Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms - Thermotolerant Defined substrate technology in-house method MM301
Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms Most probable number (MPN)

AS/NZS 4276.21 (in-house method MM514)

Heterotrophic colony count; Plate count Pour plate

AS/NZS 4276.3.1 (in-house method MM524)

Pseudomonas aeruginosa Membrane filter

AS/NZS 4276.13 (in-house method MM528)


Waters for potable and domestic purposes Heterotrophic colony count Spread plate - Petrifilm in-house method MM693
Analysis for phytopigments Potable waters Chlorophyll a, b, c; Phaeophytin Spectrophotometry

ISO/DIS 10260 (in-house method MB003)

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

APHA 10200 C-F (In-house methods MB006, MB010)
Lund, Kipling & Le Cren (1958) Hydrobiologia II: 144-170 (In-house method MB008)

in-house method MW024VC
Sample collection Potable waters; Waters for potable and domestic purposes Not applicable Grab

in-house method EN/67.03, EN/67.04, EN/67.05, EN/67.06, EN/67.07, EN/67.10, EN/67.11, EN67.12

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Healthcare, Pharmaceutical and Media Products

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Biological analysis of other healthcare or pharmaceutical products and accessories Pharmaceutical waters Bacterial endotoxin Endotoxin test

EP2.6.14 method C (in-house method MM300)

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