Tamworth Regional Council

Site

Tamworth Environmental Laboratory – A Unit of Tamworth Regional Council

Accreditation No.

3111

Site No.

3104

Date of Accreditation

20 Mar 1991

Address

41 Avro Street
Taminda, NSW 2340
Australia

tamworthenvirolab.com.au

Contact

Mr J Anderson P: +61 (02) 67675119

Availability

Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Environment

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for elements Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage Calcium; Magnesium Atomic absorption spectroscopy (AAS)

APHA 3111 method B

Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage; Trade wastes Copper; Iron; Lead; Manganese; Potassium; Sodium; Zinc Atomic absorption spectroscopy (AAS) - Flame

APHA 3111 method B

Analysis for nutrients Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage; Trade wastes Nitrogen - Nitrate; Nitrogen - Nitrite Flow injection analyser (FIA)

 In-house 74

Nitrogen - Oxidised Flow injection analyser (FIA)

 In-house 71

Phosphate - Soluble reactive Flow injection analyser (FIA) In-house 70
Nitrogen - Total Kjeldahl (TKN) Calculation

 In-house 73

Phosphorus - Total Flow injection analyser (FIA)

 In-house 69

Nitrogen - Total Flow injection analyser (FIA)

 In-house 73

Nitrogen - Ammonia Flow injection analyser (FIA)

 In-house 72

Analysis for physical and chemical characteristics Fresh waters; Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage; Trade wastes Colour - Apparent; Colour - True UV-vis spectrophotometry APHA 2120 C (20th edition)

Ground waters Fluoride Ion selective electrode (ISE)

 4500 F method C

Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters Chloride Potentiometric titration

APHA 4500 CI- D


Hardness - Calcium; Hardness - Total Calculation

APHA 2340 B

Chlorine - In-situ, total Colourimetry

APHA 4500 CI G

Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage Alkalinity Titration

APHA 2320 B 


Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage; Trade wastes Solids - Total dissolved (TDS) Gravimetric

APHA 2540 C


Turbidity Nephelometry

APHA 2130 B


Chlorophyll a UV-vis spectrophotometry

In-house 46 

Solids - Total suspended Gravimetric

APHA 2540 D


Conductivity Direct reading instrument

APHA 2510 B


pH Electrometric

APHA 4500-H+


Biochemical oxygen demand (BOD) Dissolved oxygen (DO) analyser

APHA 5210 B and in-house BOD (LDO)

Temperature - In-situ Manual

APHA 2550 B

Chemical oxygen demand (COD) Colourimetry

APHA 5220 D


Dissolved oxygen (DO) - In-situ Dissolved oxygen (DO) analyser

In-house LDO


Irrigation and stock waters Chlorine - Residual; Chlorine - Total Colourimetry

APHA 4500 CI G

Sewage Chloride Potentiometric titration

 APHA 4500 CI- D


Sewage; Trade wastes Oil and grease Gravimetric APHA 5520 G
Sample collection Ground waters; Irrigation and stock waters; Sewage; Trade wastes Not applicable

Grab sampling using APHA 1060 method B 

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Food and Beverage

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for elements Waters for potable and domestic purposes Calcium; Magnesium Atomic absorption spectroscopy (AAS)

APHA 3111 method B

Copper; Iron; Lead; Manganese; Potassium; Sodium; Zinc Atomic absorption spectroscopy (AAS) - Flame

APHA 3111 method B

Analysis of physical and nutritional characteristics Waters for potable and domestic purposes Nitrogen - Ammonia Flow injection analyser (FIA)

 In-house 72

Phosphorus - Total Flow injection analyser (FIA)

 In-house 69

Dissolved oxygen (DO) - In-situ Dissolved oxygen (DO) analyser

In-house LDO


Fluoride Ion selective electrode (ISE)

 4500 F method C

Phosphate - Soluble reactive Flow injection analyser (FIA) In-house 70
Alkalinity Titration

APHA 2320 B 


Chlorine - In-situ, total Colourimetry

APHA 4500 CI G

Nitrogen - Oxidised Flow injection analyser (FIA)

 In-house 71

Nitrogen - Total Flow injection analyser (FIA)

 In-house 73

Chemical oxygen demand (COD) Colourimetry

APHA 5220 D


Nitrogen - Total Kjeldahl (TKN) Calculation

 In-house 73

Solids - Total dissolved (TDS) Gravimetric

APHA 2540 C


Colour - Apparent; Colour - True UV-vis spectrophotometry APHA 2120 C (20th edition)

pH Electrometric

APHA 4500-H+


Nitrogen - Nitrate; Nitrogen - Nitrite Flow injection analyser (FIA)

 In-house 74

Chlorophyll a UV-vis spectrophotometry

In-house 46 

Conductivity Direct reading instrument

APHA 2510 B


Solids - Total suspended Gravimetric

APHA 2540 D


Biochemical oxygen demand (BOD) Dissolved oxygen (DO) analyser

APHA 5210 B 


Chlorine - Residual; Chlorine - Total Colourimetry

APHA 4500 CI G


Hardness - Calcium; Hardness - Total Calculation

APHA 2340 B

Temperature - In-situ Manual

APHA 2550 B

Turbidity Nephelometry

APHA 2130 B


Chloride Potentiometric titration

APHA 4500 CI- D


Sample collection Waters for potable and domestic purposes Not applicable

Grab sampling using APHA 1060 method B 

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