Environmental Laboratory

Tamworth Environmental Laboratory

What we offer   |   Our clients   |   What we do   |   Test packages   |   Contact us

Tamworth Environmental Laboratory staff performing testing

Phone: 6767 5119

The Tamworth Enviro Lab offers sampling and testing services to the Tamworth region and beyond.

Accredited by the National Association of Testing Authorities (NATA) for a range of testing parameters and for sampling, we specialise in water testing, including  raw, potable and domestic, bores, recycled and industrial for EPA licensing requirements.

Testing parameters include general chemistry, metals, nutrients, inorganics, algae, dust, methane and microbiology and we can also organise for testing of soils, asbestos and other materials through established relationships with our subcontractors.

What we offer

  • Local business employing 8 staff
  • Established business for over 25 years
  • Fast turnaround times – results available within 7 to 10 days
  • Excellent value for money
  • Wide range of testing and sampling services
  • Spreadsheet data entry
  • Reliable, flexible, independent

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Our clients

Tamworth Regional Council     Peel Valley Exporters
Gunnedah Shire Council   Redlea Chickens
Walcha Shire Council   Arc-En-Ciel Trout
Liverpool Plains Shire Council   Quast Turkeys
Gwydir Shire Council   Sibelco
Upper Hunter Shire Council   Lambert and Torrens            
Baiada Poultry   Laser Plumbing
TEYS   DECC Narrabri
Joe White Maltings   Sinclair Knight Mertz
New England Brewing Company
  Consolidate Manufacturing
Private clients    

Tamworth Environmental Laboratory staff performing testingOur services

We can provide sampling and testing of:
  • Water treatment plants
  • Wastewater treatment plants
  • Reticulated waters
  • Raw waters
  • Trade waste facilities
  • Landfill depots
  • Swimming pools
  • Bores
  • Rainwater tanks
  • Dams
  • Effluent re-use farms
  • Soils

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What we do

The laboratory currently performs approximately:

120 pH tests per month    150 chlorine tests per month 
 100 total suspended solids per month    70 alkalinity tests per month
 300 nutrient analysis tests per month    270 metals analysis tests per month
 30 fluoride tests per month    90 BOD tests per month
 40 COD tests per month    50 sulphate tests per month

We are further expanding our laboratory's scope of NATA accreditation to include oil and grease analysis along with a number of other tests.

The laboratory is currently performing testing for projects including THM/TOC analysis for Split Rock Dam, onsite sewerage treatment processes for the Victorian EPA, LPSC chlorine dosing analysis, and Baiada’s onsite wastewater treatment upgrade.

The laboratory has also been involved in past projects including background monitoring for the Split Rock Pipeline Development, Westdale WWTP Upgrade and Commissioning Program and numerous Trade Waste improvement programs.

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Test packages

The laboratory currently offers a number of test packages which have been developed to meet our clients’ needs and requirements, including:

  • Basic drinking water analysis                      
  • Bore water analysis
  • Tank water analysis
  • Stock and irrigation water analysis
  • Wastewater treatment analysis
  • Basic CSG water analysis

Contact us

Contact the Tamworth Environmental Laboratory to discuss the ways in which we can assist with your sampling and testing.

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