SESL Australia Pty Ltd

Site

Sydney Environmental and Soil Laboratory Pty Ltd

Sydney Environmental and Soil Laboratory Pty Ltd

Accreditation No.

15633

Site No.

18671

Date of Accreditation

22 Oct 2010

Address

16 Chilvers Road
Thornleigh, NSW 2120
Australia

sesl.com.au

Contact

Mrs My Chi Mai P: +61 0433053374

Availability

Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Agribusiness

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis of physical and nutritional characteristics Compost Conductivity; pH Electrometric

AS 4454


Nitrogen - Total Combustion; Dumas

in-house method CM0010


Carbon - Inorganic; Carbon - Total; Carbon - Total organic (TOC) Combustion; Dumas


in-house method CM0009


Compost; Potting mixtures Phosphorus ICP-AES


in-house method CM0005 


Sulfur ICP-AES


in-house method CM0004 


Compost; Potting mixtures; Soils Moisture; Total Solids Ratio Gravimetric in-house method PM0004
Aluminium; Calcium; Magnesium; Potassium; Sodium ICP-AES


in-house method CM0007 


Compost; Soils; Solid wastes Mercury Flow injection mercury system (FIMS) - Cold vapour in-house method CM0060
Plant material Nitrogen - Total Combustion; Dumas

in-house method CM0010 

Carbon - Total; Nitrogen - Total Combustion; Dumas

in-house method CM0009, CM0010

Potting mixtures Conductivity; pH Electrometric

AS 3743

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Environment

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for elements Biosolids; Industrial waters - Treated; Irrigation and stock waters; Sediments; Sludges; Soils; Solid wastes; Steam-raising waters Antimony; Arsenic; Barium; Beryllium; Boron; Cadmium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Iron; Lead; Lithium; Manganese; Mercury; Molybdenum; Nickel; Selenium; Silicon; Silver; Strontium; Thallium; Tin; Titanium; Vanadium; Zinc ICP-AES

in-house method CM0008

Biosolids; Industrial waters - Treated; Irrigation and stock waters; Sediments; Sludges; Soils; Steam-raising waters Mercury Flow injection mercury system (FIMS) In-house method CM0060
Biosolids; Industrial waters - Treated; Irrigation and stock waters; Soils; Steam-raising waters Copper; Iron; Manganese; Zinc ICP-AES

in-house method CM0006

Phosphorus ICP-AES

in-house method CM0005

Sulfur ICP-AES

in-house method CM0004

Aluminium; Calcium; Magnesium; Potassium; Sodium ICP-AES

in-house method CM0007

Soils Sulfur ICP-AES


in-house method CM0004


Phosphorus ICP-AES


in-house method CM0005


Antimony; Arsenic; Barium; Beryllium; Boron; Cadmium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Iron; Lead; Lithium; Manganese; Mercury; Molybdenum; Nickel; Selenium; Silicon; Silver; Strontium; Thallium; Tin; Titanium; Vanadium; Zinc ICP-AES

in-house method CM0008

Aluminium; Calcium; Magnesium; Potassium; Sodium ICP-AES

in-house method CM0007 

Analysis for hydrocarbons Soils 1-Methylnaphthalene; 2-Methylnaphthalene; Acenaphthene; Acenaphthylene (acenaphthalene); Anthracene; Benz(a)anthracene; Benzo(a)pyrene; Benzo(g,h,i)perylene; Benzo[b,j,k]fluoranthene; Chrysene; Dibenz(a,h)anthracene; Fluoranthene (benzo[j,k]fluorene); Fluorene; Indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene; Naphthalene; Phenanthrene; Pyrene GC-MS


in-house method ORGM0011


1,1,1,2-Tetrachloroethane; 1,1,1-Trichloroethane (1,1,1-TCA, methyl chloroform, chlorothene); 1,1,2,2-Tetrachloroethane (acetylene tetrachloride); 1,1,2-Trichloroethane (1,1,2-TCA, vinyl trichloride); 1,1-Dichloroethane (1,1-DCA); 1,1-Dichloroethene (1,1-DCE, vinylidene chloride); 1,1-Dichloropropene; 1,2,3-Trichlorobenzene; 1,2,3-Trichloropropane (allyl trichloride); 1,2,4-Trichlorobenzene (1,2,4-TCB); 1,2,4-Trimethylbenzene (1,2,4-TMB, pseudo-cumene); 1,2-Dibromo-3-chloropropane (DBCP); 1,2-Dibromomethane; 1,2-Dichlorobenzene (o-dichlorobenzene); 1,2-Dichloroethane (1,2-DCA, ethylene dichloride); 1,2-Dichloropropane (propylene dichloride); 1,3,5-Trimethylbenzene (1,3,5-TMB, mesitylene); 1,3-Dichlorobenzene (m-dichlorobenzene); 1,3-Dichloropropane; 1,4-Dichlorobenzene (p-dichlorobenzene); 1-Methyl-4-isopropylbenzene (4-isopropyltoluene, p-isopropyltoluene); 2-Chlorotoluene (o-chlorotoluene); 4-Chlorotoluene (p-chlorotoluene); Benzene; Bromobenzene (phenylbromide); Bromochloromethane (chlorobromomethane); Bromodichloromethane (dichlorobromomethane); Bromoform (tribromomethane); Carbon tetrachloride (tetrachloromethane); Chlorobenzene (benzene chloride, monochlorobenzene); Dibromochloromethane (chlorodibromomethane); Dibromomethane; Dichloromethane (DCM, methylene chloride); Ethylbenzene; Hexachloro-1,3-butadiene (hexachlorobutadiene, HCBD); Indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene; Isopropylbenzene (cumene); Styrene (ethenyl benzene); Tetrachloroethene (perchloroethylene, perchloroethene, tetrachloroethylene); Toluene; Trichloroethene (trichloroethylene, TCE); Trichloromethane (chloroform); Vinyl chloride; cis-1,2-Dichloroethene; m-Xylene; n-Propylbenzene; o-Xylene; p-Xylene; sec-Butylbenzene; tert-Butylbenzene; trans-1,2-Dichloroethene (trans-1,2-DCE, trans-1,2-dichloroethylene) GC-MS

in-house method ORGM0013


Analysis for organochlorine pesticides Soils Aldrin; Dichlorodiphenyldichloroethane (DDD); Dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene (DDE); Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT); Dieldrin; Endosulfan I (α-endosulfan); Endosulfan II (β-endosulfan); Endosulfan sulfate; Endrin; Endrin aldehyde; Endrin ketone; Heptachlor; Heptachlor epoxide; Hexachlorobenzene (HCB); Methoxychlor; Mirex; cis-Chlordane (α-chlordane); trans-Chlordane (γ-chlordane); α-Hexachlorocyclohexane (α-HCH); β-Hexachlorocyclohexane (β-HCH); γ-Hexachlorocyclohexane (γ-HCH); δ-Hexachlorocyclohexane (δ-HCH) GC-ECD

in-house method ORGM0012

Analysis for organophosphate pesticides Soils Azinphos-methyl (guthion); Chlorpyrifos ethyl (chlorpyrifos); Dichlorvos; Diethyl-2-([dimethoxyphosphorothioyl]sulfanyl)butanedioate (maldison, malathion, carbofos, mercaptothion); Disulfoton; Ethion; Ethoprop (1-ethoxy-propylsulfanylphosphoryl sulfanylpropane); Fenchlorphos (ronnel); Methylparathion (parathionmethyl); Prothiofos GC-MS

in-house method ORGM0011

Analysis for petroleum hydrocarbons Soils Total recoverable hydrocarbons (TRH): >C10-C16; Total recoverable hydrocarbons (TRH): C16-C34; Total recoverable hydrocarbons (TRH): C34-C40 GC-FID

in-house method ORGM0003 and ORGM0014

Total petroleum hydrocarbons (TPH): C10-C14; Total petroleum hydrocarbons (TPH): C15-C28; Total petroleum hydrocarbons (TPH): C29-C36 GC-FID

in-house methods ORGM0003 and ORGM0014


Volatile petroleum hydrocarbons: C6-C9 GC-MS - Purge and trap

in-house method ORGM0013


Volatile total recoverable hydrocarbons (TRH): C6-C10 GC-MS - Purge and trap

in-house method ORGM0013

Analysis for physical and chemical characteristics Biosolids; Sediments; Soils; Solid wastes Moisture; Total Solids Ratio Gravimetric in-house method PM0004
Industrial waters - Treated; Irrigation and stock waters; Steam-raising waters Conductivity Electrometric

Rayment and Higginson B1a (1992)

pH Electrometric

Rayment and Higginson C1a (1992)


Sediments Carbon - Total; Carbon - Total inorganic (TIC); Carbon - Total organic (TOC) Combustion; Dumas

in-house method CM0009 


Nitrogen Combustion; Dumas

in-house method CM0010

Soils Nitrogen Combustion; Dumas

in-house method CM0010


Conductivity Electrometric

Rayment and Lyons 3A1


Particle size Sieve analysis

in-house method PM0001 

Carbon - Total; Carbon - Total inorganic (TIC); Carbon - Total organic (TOC) Combustion; Dumas

in-house method CM0009 

Foreign matter Gravimetric RMS T05, T276 and in-house method PM0002
pH Electrometric

Rayment and Lyons 4A1, 4B2


Analysis for polyhalogenated biphenyls Soils Aroclor 1016; Aroclor 1221; Aroclor 1232; Aroclor 1242; Aroclor 1248; Aroclor 1254; Aroclor 1260; Aroclor 1262; Aroclor 1268 GC-ECD

in-house method ORGM0012

Identification of asbestos, mineral fibres (including synthetic) and organic fibres Bulk samples Amosite; Chrysotile; Crocidolite; Organic fibres; Synthetic mineral fibres (SMF) Polarised light microscopy (including dispersion staining)


AS 4964 and in-house method CM0011


Non-homogenous materials (soils, dust, ores) Amosite; Chrysotile; Crocidolite; Organic fibres; Synthetic mineral fibres (SMF) Polarised light microscopy (including dispersion staining)


AS 4964 and in-house method CM0011


ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Food and Beverage

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for elements Waters for potable and domestic purposes Copper; Iron; Manganese; Zinc ICP-AES

in-house method CM0006

Sulfur ICP-AES

in-house method CM0004

Phosphorus ICP-AES

in-house method CM0005

Mercury Flow injection mercury system (FIMS) In-house method CM0060
Antimony; Arsenic; Barium; Beryllium; Boron; Cadmium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Iron; Lead; Lithium; Manganese; Mercury; Molybdenum; Nickel; Selenium; Silicon; Silver; Strontium; Thallium; Tin; Titanium; Vanadium; Zinc ICP-AES

in-house method CM0008

Aluminium; Calcium; Magnesium; Potassium; Sodium ICP-AES

in-house method CM0007

Analysis of physical and nutritional characteristics Waters for potable and domestic purposes pH Electrometric

Rayment and Higginson C1a (1992)


Conductivity Electrometric

Rayment and Higginson B1a (1992)

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Materials

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis of cements and cementitious materials - Composition Cement products Foreign matter Gravimetric


RMS T105 and T276 and in-house method PM0002 


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