ISO/IEC 17025:2005 General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories

All equipment used during testing, is calibrated, and traceable to Australian Standards with estimation of uncertainty calculations as required under the guidelines of ISO/IEC 17025:2005

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13.47 Plumbing and drainage fittings

.01 Baths, basins, sinks, showers

for the following determinations –
Endurance, flow rate, spread angle, strength, temperature drop, watertightness
by the methods of –
AS/NZS 3662 Sections 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 5.5, 5.6, Appendices B, C, D, E, F, G

.02 Sanitary ware

for the following determinations –
Back flow, capacity, chemical and stain resistance, contaminant, dimensional, discharge, distortion, endurance, flow rate, flush performance, leakage, load, splash, strength, thrust, wetting, UV degradation
by the methods of –
AS 1172.1 Sections 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.5, 3.6, 3.7, 3.8, Appendices A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H
AS 1172.2 Sections 2.5.1, 2.5.2, 2.5.3, 2.5.4, 2.5.5, 2.5.6, 2.5.8, Appendices B, C, D, E, F, G
AS 3558.2
AS 3558.5
AS/NZS 3982 Section 1.6, Appendices A, B, C, D
ATS 5200.051 Section 9.2, Appendix B
ATS 5200.469 Section 9.4

.03 Taps and valves

for the following determinations –
Degradation, dimensional, endurance, flow rate, head loss, resistance to bending moments, static load, strength, torque, watertightness
by the methods of-
AS 1357.1 Sections 3.2.1, 3.2.2, 6.4.1, 6.4.2, 6.5, Appendices E, F, P, Q, R
AS 1357.2 Sections 3.2.1, 3.2.2, 7.2, 7.4, 7.5, 8.4, 8.5, 9.4.1, 9.4.2, 9.4.3, 9.5, Appendices E, L, M, N, O, P, V, W
AS 1628 Section 4.2, 4.3, 4.4, 4.5, Appendices B, C, D
AS 1910 Section 4.3, 4.4, Appendices C, D, E
AS 4794 Section 5.1.4
AS 4795.1 Sections 5.2.1, 5.2.2, 5.2.3, 5.2.4, 5.2.5, 5.2.6
AS 4795.2 Sections 5.2.1, 5.2.2, 5.2.3, 5.2.4, 5.2.5, 5.2.6 and torque tests for compliance with clause 3.3.11
AS 4796 Sections 4.2, 4.4.1, 4.5, 4.6, 4.7, 4.8, Appendices E, F, G, H, I
AS 5830.1 Sections 4.1.2, 4.1.3, 4.1.4.1, 4.1.4.2, 4.1.4.3, 4.1.5, Appendices C, D, E, F, H
AS 6401 Sections 4.2.2, 4.2.3, 4.2.4, 4.2.5, 4.2.6
AS/NZS 2638.1 Sections 5.1.3, 5.1.4, 5.1.5, 5.1.6, 5.1.7, 5.1.11, 5.1.12
AS/NZS 2638.2 Sections 5.1.2, 5.1.3, 5.1.4, 5.1.5, 5.1.6, 5.1.7, 5.1.8, 5.1.11, 5.1.12, 5.1.14, 5.1.15
AS/NZS 2845.1 Sections 3.7.2, 3.7.4, 3.7.5, 7.4.2, 7.4.3, 7.4.4, Appendices D, F, K, G, U, CC
AS/NZS 3718 Sections 4.2, 4.3, 4.4, 4.5, 4.6, 4.8, 4.9, 4.10, 4.11, 4.12, 4.13, 4.14, 4.15 Appendices C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, Q, M, N, R
ATS 5200.012 Section 9.4.1
ATS 5200.017 Section 9.4, Appendix D
ATS 5200.020 Section 9.3
ATS 5200.021 Section 9.3
ATS 5200.030 Section 9.3, 9.6, Appendices D, E
ATS 5200.037.2 Sections 9.2, 9.3, 9.4.4, Appendices B, C
ATS 5200.477 Sections 9.2, 9.3, 9.4, 9.5, Appendices B, C, D
ISO 5208
ISO 9393-2

.04 Pipes, controllers, connections and other fittings

for the following determinations –
Backsiphonage, conditioning, dimensional, high temperature stress relief, impact resistance, load, pressure, pressure cycling, pressure endurance, resistance to bending moments, pull-out, reversion, strength (torque), thermal cycling, thread torque, vacuum, watertightness
by the methods of –
AS 1432 Section 5.4 (except 5.4.3)
AS 1589 Sections 1.13.2, 1.13.3, 2.6.1, 3.6.1, 4.9.1, 4.9.2, 4.9.3, Appendices C, D, E, F, G, H
AS 2845.2:1996 Appendix A
AS 2887 Sections 1.10.3, 2.6.1, 2.6.2, 2.6.3, 2.6.4, 2.6.5, 3.5.1, 3.5.2, 4.10.1, 4.10.2, 4.10.4, 4.10.3 and torque tests for compliance with Section 1.10.2
AS 2888 Parts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
AS 3688 Sections 4.2, 4.3, 4.4, 4.5, 4.6, 4.7, 4.8, 4.9, 4.10, 10.3, Appendices D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L (including dimensional verification of screw threads for determination of compliance to Section 3.8)
AS 4176.5 Sections 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 5.5, 5.6, 5.7
AS 4181 Section 4.1.3, Appendix B
AS/NZS 1254 Sections 3.2.1, 3.3.1, 3.3.2, 3.4.2
AS/NZS 1260 Sections 3.2.2, 3.3.1, 3.3.2, 3.3.4, 3.4.2, 3.4.3
AS/NZS 1462 Parts 1, 3, 4, 6, 8, 11, 16, 17
AS/NZS 1477 Sections 3.3.1, 3.3.3, 3.3.4, 3.3.6, 3.4.1b, 3.4.2, 3.4.3, 3.4.4, 3.5.1, 3.5.2
AS/NZS 2492 Table 2.1 (Long term stability only), Table 3.3 (Hydrostatic strength only), Table 3.4 (Longitudinal reversion only)
AS/NZS 2537.3 Sections 4.2, 4.3, 4.4, 4.5, 4.6, 4.7
AS/NZS 2642.2 Section 10.3
AS/NZS 2642.3 Sections 12.2.1, 12.2.2, 12.2.3, 12.2.4, 12.2.5, 12.2.6, 12.2.7, 12.2.8, Appendices C, D, E, F and torque tests for compliance with Section 11
AS/NZS 3499 Sections 8.2, 8.6, 8.7, 8.8, Appendices C, D7, D8, D9
AS/NZS 3707
AS/NZS 4129 Sections 1.13.1, 1.13.2, 1.14.2, 2.4.2, 2.4.3, 2.4.4, 2.4.5, 4.4.2, 4.4.3, 4.4.4, 4.4.5, 4.4.6
AS/NZS 4130 Sections 10.1, 10.2
AS/NZS 4793 Sections 4.1.3, 4.1.5
AS/NZS 4998 Section 4.1.2
AS/NZS 5065 Section 3.2.1, 3.3.1, 3.3.2, 3.4.1, 3.4.2
ATS 5200.040 Sections 9.1, 9.2, 9.3, 9.4
ATS 5200.489 Sections 9.2, 9.3, Appendix B
EN 712
EN 713
EN 921
EN 12293
EN 12294
EN 12295
ISO 1167
ISO 2505
ISO 3459
ISO 3501
ISO 3503

13.99 Other materials and products

Strength tests of inlet connection assemblies for the following products:
Water appliances (low hazard) by the methods of ATS 5200.101 Section 9.3
Water appliances (miscellaneous) by the methods of ATS 5200.104 Section 9.3
Beverage dispensers and icemakers by the methods of ATS 5200.105 Section 9.3

Hydrostatic, endurance, burst pressure and component tests on water treatment systems, appliances and components by the methods of-
AS/NZS 3497 Sections 5.2, 5.3, 5.4
ATS 5200.103 Sections 9.2, 9.3, 9.4

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