Lucas Heights, NSW

Brooks Rand atomic fluorescence spectrometer (AFS), Agilent 8800 ICP-MS

Gas chromatography coupled with AFS

Sample derivatisation and steam distillation equipment

The laboratory is a NATA accredited facility for the analysis of Total Hg and MeHg in waters, sediments and biota.


Summary of typical detection limits

Matrix Total Hg MeHg
Waters 0.1 ng/L 0.02 ng/L
Sediments & soils 0.1 µg/Kg 0.01 µg/Kg
Biological tissues 0.1 µg/Kg 0.01 µg/Kg


Simon Apte ([email protected])

Chad Jarolimek ([email protected])

Josh King ([email protected])