Actinides Laboratory

Analytical Service Rates 2019-2020

The fee schedule rates are assigned based on the billing address listed on the submission form, and the pricing listed on our website at the time of submission.

Canadian Academic, Non-Profit, and Government Users

Users from Canadian academic institutions, registered non-profit organizations, indigenous groups, and government agencies will be invoiced following the delivery of results.

Commercial, Independent, and International Users

Users from private Canadian companies, users not affiliated with a company or academic institution, and those from abroad are required to remit payment in full prior to release of results. An invoice will be issued upon receipt of the Submission.

Internal Users

Users affiliated with the University of Ottawa or the Ottawa-Carleton Geoscience Centre (OCGC) (including faculty, adjuncts, post-docs, graduate, and undergraduate students) are entitled to internal rates. In order to qualify for internal rates, the Submitter must remit payment from a university-administered fund. Please contact us for internal rates.

Prices valid through March 31, 2020

CodeDescriptionPrice per Sample (CAD)
Canadian Academic, Government, Non-Profit Commercial, Independent, International

If the element that you would like to analyze is not listed, or to inquire about pricing please contact us.

Actinides Laboratory Manager
Barbara Francisco
613-562-5800 ext. 6830

Pb210-alphaLead-210 by alpha counting (MyCore)
Pb210-AMSLead-210 by AMS
U235-238-ICPUranium 235,238 sample analysis by ICP-QQQ-MS
U235-6-8-AMSUranium 235,236,238 sample analysis by AMS
U235-6-8-PACUranium 235,236,238 sample preparation acidification
U235-6-8-PASUranium 235,236,238 sample preparation ashing
U235-6-8-PCUranium 235,236,238 sample preparation column separation
U235-6-8-PPUranium 235,236,238 sample preparation precipitation
U236-AMSU236 sample prep and AMS analysis
AmAmericium 242, 241 prep and analysis
GammaGamma counting (Ortec well counter)
PuPlutonium 240, 241, 242, 243 prep and analysis
Ra226-H20Radium analysis in water