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Australia's Measurement System
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Certified Reference Materials
NMI provides certified reference material (CRMs) for chemical, sports, forensic, therapeutic, veterinary, environmental, food, health, gas and nutritional supplement applications.
Chemical Proficiency Testing
NMI's chemical proficiency testing program assesses laboratory test methods and quality assurance programs.
Consultancies and Contract Research
NMI is able to provide measurement consultancies and to undertake contract research projects.
Deposit Biological Materials for Patents
Find out how to deposit biological materials for the purposes of patent procedure. NMI has been an international depositary authority under the Budapest Treaty since 1988.
Drugs in Sport Analysis
NMI's scientists are helping to conduct the sports drug testing program.
NMI provides a broad range of NATA-accredited analytical services required by organisations to meet both environmental compliance and commercial requirements.
NMI offers a comprehensive range of analyses on raw and processed food and beverages, including ingredients and GM commodities. Our food chemistry and food microbiology services include food safety, food composition and allergen detection.
Forensic Drug Analysis
NMI conducts testing and profiling of illicit drugs to provide strategic and tactical intelligence to law enforcement agencies
NMI uses the latest digitalmicrofluidic PCR technology to offer DNA genotyping analysis.
Pattern approval is the process whereby an impartial body examines the design of an instrument prototype against a publishes national standard.
NMI is able to conduct a wide range of chemical and microbiological testing including the analysis of metals in pharmaceutical products.
Physical Metrology Calibration and Testing
NMI's calibration and testing services are the highest accuracy measurements available in Australia and they provide traceability to SI units of measurement.
Reference Gas Mixtures
NMI produces a range of reference gas mixtures, is able to analyse gases and aerosols, and conducts gas proficiency testing studies.
Safety Data Sheets
Safety Data Sheets for preservatives provided in water sample collection bottles.
Stockfeed and Fishmeal Testing
Monitoring for the presence of animal material in stockfeed is an important risk management strategy designed to maintain Australia's low risk status for bovine spongiform encephalopathy.
Time and Frequency Dissemination Service
NMI provides GPS time-transfer system, GPS integrity monitoring, NTP servers, telephone dialup service for synchronising computers and ABC TV-sync pulse monitoring in Sydney.
Toxic Metals in Toys
NMI provides a testing service which is concerned with the migration of toxic metals in toys.
Trade Measurement Laboratory Services
NMI provides trade measurement calibration and certification testing services.
Training and Assessment
NMI runs training and assessments in biological, chemical, physical and legal metrology.
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