Dust Explosibility Testing - Queensland


Why the Support is Provided?

Simtars provides this service to the coal industry and process industry in assessing potential explosion hazards due to dusts or powders.

What Support is Provided?

Simtars has the laboratory capability to test dust samples as to explosibility and ignitability to relevant ISO and IEC Standards and provides a written report to the client with detailed conclusions and recommendations for appropriate action.

Service type

Support Service

A service offered by government to aid in running a business.

Eligibility requirements

No specific eligibility criteria applies


Fee for service. For fee details contact Simtars.

Additional information

A brochure is available listing services and tests currently being undertaken from Simtars at the address given in this summary sheet.

Administering agency

Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy

Mines & Energy

Occupational Hygiene, Environment & Chemistry Centre