Capabilities

Good mining companies understand that the best pollution prevention strategies are employed in cases where the risks can be managed. UIS Sediba Laboratory can help these mines with the ongoing monitoring of water and soil quality. In order for the mines to make an informative decision regarding risk management, UIS Sediba Laboratory strives to expand our capabilities throughout each year. At the moment, our list of capabilities includes:

  • Water Analysis

    • Ammonia
    • Ammonium
    • Anions including F, Cl, NO2, NO3, PO4, SO4 and Br.
    • Biological Oxygen Demand
    • Chemical Oxygen Demand
    • Colour
    • Dissolved Oxygen
    • Electrical conductivity
    • Formaldehyde
    • Free Cyanide
    • Free Residual Chlorine
    • Oxidative Reductive Potential
    • P and M Alkalinity
    • pH
    • Sulphide
    • Surfactants/Detergents
    • Total Cyanide
    • Total Dissolved Solids
    • Total Organic Carbon
    • Total Phenol
    • Total Suspended Solids
    • Trace elements and Heavy metals including: Hg, Ag, Al, As, B, Ba, Be, Ca, Cd, Co, Cr, Cu, Fe, Li, Mn, Mo, Ni, Pb, Sb, Se, Sr, Ti, Tl, V, Zn, K, Mg, Na, Si, Cr(VI)

  • Solid Analysis

    • Ammonia
    • Ammonium
    • Anions including F, Cl, NO2, NO3, PO4, SO4 and Br.
    • Electrical conductivity
    • Formaldehyde
    • Free Cyanide
    • Moisture Content
    • P and M Alkalinity
    • pH
    • Sulphide
    • Trace elements and Heavy metals including: Ag, Al, As, B, Ba, Be, Ca, Cd,
    • Co, Cr, Cu, Fe, Li, Mn, Mo, Ni, Pb, Sb, Se, Sr, Ti, Tl, V, Zn, K, Mg, Na, Si

  • Air Quality Monitoring

    • Dustfall analysis (soluble and insoluble)