Frequently asked questions relating to the Radiocarbon Laboratory at the André E. Lalonde AMS Laboratory.

Radiocarbon Laboratory frequently asked questions

Visit our sample submission page to get a current estimate of our turn-round time

Please see our sample pricing schedule for about a summary of minimum sample sizes by material code.

Please see our sample Pricing page for information by material code. A formal quotation can be generated upon request.

Yes, we offer a 10% discount on submissions of 10 or more samples for non-profit and commercial users. Please contact us if you require a formal quotation.

Yes. Please check the ‘Return residual material’ box on your submission form. Minimum $15 charge for the return shipment within Canada. Larger coolers, bottles/cannisters will incur higher return shipping fees, please plan accordingly.

Please contact us first, consultation required. We do not accept any pre-processed material without known reference standards for QA/QC.