Tweed Shire Council

Site

Tweed Laboratory Centre

Accreditation No.

13538

Site No.

13531

Date of Accreditation

27 Aug 1998

Address

46 Enterprise Avenue
Tweed Heads South, NSW 2486
Australia

tweed.nsw.gov.au/TweedLab

Contact

Dr Paul Wright P: +61 (07) 55693101

Availability

Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Environment

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for microorganisms Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Sewage Enterococci Membrane filter

in-house methods B2 and B11

Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Sewage; Swimming pool and spa waters Coliforms Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method B12

Coliforms Membrane filter

in-house method B19

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

in-house method B12

Escherichia coli​​​​ Membrane filter

in-house methods B6 and B19

Coliforms - Thermotolerant Membrane filter

in-house method B1

Plate count Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method B21

Swimming pool and spa waters Pseudomonas aeruginosa Most probable number (MPN) in - house method B22
Analysis for planktonic microalgae and cyanobacteria Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters; Sewage; Swimming pool and spa waters Biovolume; General biomass Microscopic examination

in-house method B20

Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters; Sewage; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Enumeration; Identification to genus level; Potentially toxic Cyanobacteria - Identification to species level Microscopic examination

in-house method B9

Sample collection Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Sewage; Swimming pool and spa waters Not applicable Grab

AS 5667.5, AS 5667.6 and in-house method SP1

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Food and Beverage

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for microorganisms Potable waters Plate count Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method B21

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

in-house method B12

Coliforms - Thermotolerant Membrane filter

in-house method B1

Coliforms Membrane filter

in-house method B19

Pseudomonas aeruginosa Most probable number (MPN) in - house method B22
Enterococci Membrane filter

in-house methods B2 and B11

Escherichia coli​​​​ Membrane filter

in-house methods B6 and B19

Coliforms Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method B12

Analysis for planktonic microalgae and cyanobacteria Potable waters Biovolume; General biomass Microscopic examination

in-house method B20

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

in-house method B9

Sample collection Potable waters Not applicable Grab

AS 5667.5 and AS 5667.6

In house method SP1

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