Townsville City Council - Townsville Laboratory Services

Site

Townsville Laboratory Services

Accreditation No.

14698

Site No.

14781

Date of Accreditation

20 Apr 2006

Address

Douglas Water Treatment Plant, Angus Smith Drive
Douglas, QLD 4814
Australia

townsville.qld.gov.au/water-waste-and-environment/water-testing-services

Contact

Mr Edgar Salvador P: +61 (07) 47278666

Availability

Services conditionally available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Environment

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for microorganisms Biosolids; Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters - Treated, recirculating; Purified and processed waters; Sediments; Sewage; Sludges; Soils; Solid wastes; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Clostridium spp. - Sulfite reducing Membrane filter Standing Committee Analysts, The Microbiology of Drinking Water Part 6 - Methods for the isolation and enumeration of sulphite-reducing clostridia and Clostridium perfringens by membrane filtration,
in-house method TM-MI23
Biosolids; Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters - Treated, recirculating; Purified and processed waters; Sediments; Sewage; Sludges; Soils; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Yeasts and moulds Membrane filter in-house method TM-MI08
Biosolids; Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters - Treated, recirculating; Purified and processed waters; Sewage; Sludges; Soils; Solid wastes; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms; Coliforms - Thermotolerant Membrane filter AS 4276.5
Biosolids; Fresh waters; Industrial waters - Treated, recirculating; Purified and processed waters; Sediments; Sewage; Sludges; Soils; Solid wastes; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Enterococci Membrane filter AS 4276.9
Biosolids; Sediments; Sewage; Sludges; Soils; Solid wastes; Trade wastes Enterococci; Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms - Thermotolerant Membrane filter AS/NZS 4276.23 
Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms Defined substrate technology AS/NZS 4276.23
Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters - Treated, recirculating; Purified and processed waters; Sewage; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Coliforms - Thermotolerant Membrane filter

AS/NZS 4276.5

Enterococcus spp. Membrane filter

AS/NZS 4276.9

Coliforms Membrane filter

AS/NZS 4276.5

Coliforms Most probable number (MPN)

AS/NZS 4276.21

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

AS/NZS 4276.21

Plate count Membrane filter

APHA 9215 D

Plate count Pour plate

AS/NZS 4276.3

Escherichia coli​​​​ Membrane filter

AS/NZS 4276.5

Pseudomonas aeruginosa Membrane filter

AS/NZS 4276.13

Sample collection Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters - Treated, recirculating; Purified and processed waters; Sewage; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Not applicable Grab

in-house method SM-001

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Food and Beverage

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for microorganisms Potable waters Yeasts and moulds Membrane filter in-house method TM-MI08
Coliforms Most probable number (MPN)

AS/NZS 4276.21

Streptococcus - Faecal Membrane filter

AS/NZS 4276.9

Escherichia coli​​​​ Membrane filter

AS/NZS 4276.7

Enterococci Membrane filter AS 4276.9
Clostridium spp. - Sulfite reducing Membrane filter Standing Committee Analysts, The Microbiology of Drinking Water Part 6 - Methods for the isolation and enumeration of sulphite-reducing clostridia and Clostridium perfringens by membrane filtration,
in-house method TM-MI23
Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms; Coliforms - Thermotolerant Membrane filter AS 4276.5
Coliforms Membrane filter

AS/NZS 4276.5

Enterococcus spp. Membrane filter

AS/NZS 4276.9

Pseudomonas aeruginosa Membrane filter

AS/NZS 4276.13

Plate count Pour plate

AS/NZS 4276.3

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

AS/NZS 4276.21

Plate count Membrane filter

APHA 9215 D

Coliforms - Thermotolerant Membrane filter

AS/NZS 4276.5

Sample collection Potable waters Not applicable Grab

in-house method SM-001

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