MINING

QLS provides expert mining sample analysis for mines, processing plants and smelters. Our services include sample preparation and screening, and analysis for 4E (platinum group metals), Cr2O3, FeO, base metals, 6E (nickel sulphide collection), silicon, iron, sulphur and chromium, as well as all other metals. In addition, QLS provides moisture determination and complete sludge and soil analysis, Kjeldahl nitrogen, total phosphorus, metals, % water, % solids and % volatile matter to name a few.

QLS also offers the complete SANS 241 analysis of potable water including taking the swabs. This ensures compliance with SANS 241:2011 requirements for applications such as change houses, ablution facilities, canteens and drinking-water systems.

Our quality offering has seen us provide laboratory sampling and analysis for major mining companies, such as Anglo Platinum, Sibanye Platinum Mine, Xstrata, Lonmin, Impala Platinum and Phoenix Platinum Mine.

Please contact us to find out more about our lab testing services for water and beverage. Alternatively, have a look at our offerings for the water and beverage and food and health sectors.

ANALYSIS: ELEMENTS/PARAMETERS TESTED

CHEMICAL
DETERMINANTS

Ca*

Mg*

pH

Chloride*

MINE, PLANT,
SMELTER ANALYSIS

4E (PMG)*

Chromium*

Base Metals

6E (Nickle Sulphide Collection)

SLUDGE AND SOIL
ANALYSIS

Kjeldahl Nitrogen

Total Phosphorus

Metals

% Water

* Included in the SANAS Accreditation Schedule

GET IN TOUCH

Phone: +27 14 536 3769

Fax: +27 14 536 3689

Cell: +27 82 770 9349

Email: chris.jvvuuren@qualitylabs.co.za

No 1 ARC Building,
Waterkloof Road,
Kroondal