EML (CHEM) Pty Ltd is pleased to announce the opening of our NATA accredited microbiological laboratory (Accreditation Number 2731). Complementing our existing chemical testing services, and conveniently located at our present laboratory in Surrey Hills, Victoria, we now provide microbiological testing of waters and effluents.
Our NATA accreditation for microbiological testing covers:
- Waters and Effluents:
Using either Colilert®and Enterolert® Defined Substrate Technology® rapid detection methods based on enzyme hydrolysable substrate (EHS) or membrane filtration:
- Coliforms (thermotolerant and total),
- Enterococci (fluorogenic),
- Escherichia coli
Using pour plate method:
- Plate count/ Heterotrophic colony count (HCC)
Additionally, we have Victorian Department of Health approved drinking water analysts covering the parameters Escherichia coli, aluminium and turbidity.
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