All values are in Canadian dollars (CAD$)

No taxes apply except for workshops (subject to 13% HST)

Cultures

  15 mL 30 mL 45 mL 100 mL* 200 mL* 500 mL* 1 L*
Canadian Non-profit $90 $125 $140 $165 $190 $220 $275
International Non-profit $110 $150 $165 $190 $215 $245 $300
Commercial $180 $240 $260 $310 $360 $410 $500

*Quantities of 100 mL or larger (up to 6L) are available for select strains. Please contact the Technical Curator for strain selection and/or pricing.

Please allow a minimum of 3 week's preparation time for orders greater than 45 mL. The larger the quantity, the greater the time required. Slower-growing strains will also require more time.

Media

Media is supplied as "ready-to-use" (sterile, fully-prepared).

per type of medium 1L 2L 3L* 4L* 5L* 6L*
Non-profit $55 $110 $150 $200 $250 $300
Commercial $65 $130 $180 $240 $300 $360

*Orders for 3 or more litres of the same type of medium receive a $5/L quantity discount

Concentrate

Concentrates for BBM, 3N BBM, BG-11, CHU-10, F/2, MAM, or WC are currently available. Concentrates may be purchased as sterile or non-sterile solutions and require dilution, pH adjustment, and sterilization by the client.

Enough [ ] to prepare x amount of full-strength medium 1L (nonsterile/ sterile) 5L (nonsterile/ sterile) 10L (nonsterile/ sterile) 20L (nonsterile/ sterile) 50L (nonsterile/ sterile) 100L (nonsterile/ sterile)
Non-profit $10/$15 $30/$40 $50/$65 $70/$90 $100/$125 $150/$180
Commercial $15/$20 $45/$55 $75/$90 $105/$125 $150/$175 $225/$255

Larger quantities of concentrate (enough to prepare 200 L, 250 L, 500 L, and 1000 L) may also be available. Please contact the Technical Curator for pricing.

Shipping

  up to 1L >1L - 2L >2L - 3L >3L - 4L >4L - 5L >5L - 6L
Canada $25 $30 $35 $40 $45 $50
USA $60 - $80 $65 - $85 $70 - $90 $75 - $95 $80 - $100 $85 - $105
Europe $80 - $120 $85 - $125 $90 - $130 $95 - $135 $100 - $140 $105 - $145
Asia $90 - $130 $95 - $135 $100 - $140 $105 - $145 $110 - $150 $115 - $155
South America $100 - $140 $105 - $145 $110 - $150 $115 - $155 $120 - $160 $125 - $165
Australia & NZ $100 - $140 $105 - $145 $110 - $150 $115 - $155 $120 - $160 $125 - $165
South Africa, Israel $100 - $140 $105 - $145 $110 - $150 $115 - $155 $120 - $160 $125 - $165

International shipping costs are estimated ranges only. The S&H fee on the invoice will be calculated using the actual cost of shipping rounded up to the next highest $5 increment in order to allow for a small handling fee.

Workshops

  1-day 2-day extra person
Non-profit $400 $800 add 50%
Commercial $700 $1400 add 50%

Cryostorage

Deposit = $5 per vial ($50 minimum)
Annual storage fee = $10 per vial
Withdrawal = $5 per vial ($50 minimum)

Safe-deposit

Minimum $200 per annum per strain

Consultation fees

Billed in 15 minute increments

Non-profit:  $48 per hour
Commercial: $60 per hour

Custom isolation

$75 per hour

Current fees

All values CDN$

No taxes apply except for workshops (subject to 13% HST)