|Analysis||Cost $CDN||Sample Size||Normal Turnaround|
|Deuterium and Oxygen in H2O||δ2H+δ18O in H2O by LGR OA-ICOS (potable)||$35||2 mL||4-5 weeks|
|δ18O in H2O by CO2 Equilibration||$30||30 mL||4 weeks|
|δ2H in H2O by Cr Reduction||$40||30 mL||6 weeks|
|Tritium||Tritium, direct (±6 T.U.)||$50||30 mL||5 weeks|
|Tritium, enriched (~15x) (±0.8 T.U.)||$175||600 mL||10 weeks|
|Tritium, ultra low level (~50x) (±0.1 T.U.)||$500||2000 mL||10 weeks|
|Dissolved Species||δ15N + δ18O in Dissolved Nitrate (chemical denitrifier)||$100||30 mL
0.5 mg/L N
|δ34S or δ18O in Dissolved Sulphate||$90||1 mg S/O||8 weeks|
|δ34S + δ18O in Dissolved Sulphate||$135||1 mg S/O||8 weeks|
|δ15N in Dissolved Ammonium||$100||5 mg N||10 weeks|
|δ13C or δ2H in Dissolved Methane||$50||2 nmol||10 weeks|
|δ13C, DIC||$50||5 µg C||4 weeks|
|δ13C, DOC||$50||40 µg C||4 weeks|
|Elemental Analysis||δ13C + δ15N||$26||Details||8 weeks|
|δ13C + δ15N, pre-weighed||$15||Details||8 weeks|
|δ13C + δ15N, filter paper||$35||Details||10 weeks|
|Compound Specific||δ2H on CxHy, per compound
i.e. BTEX, VOC, solvents, etc.
|$150||100 ppb||12 weeks|
|δ13C on CxHyClz, per compound
i.e. BTEX, VOC, solvents, etc.
|$120||40 ppb||12 weeks|
δ13C or δ2H in 1,4-Dioxane
|δ37Cl on CxHyClz, per compound
i.e. DCA, DCE, TCA, TCE, etc. / VC, PCE
|$150/$200||5 ppb/10 ppb||12 weeks|
|Halogens||δ37Cl, inorganic||$225||3 mg||10 weeks|
|δ81Br, inorganic||$300||3 mg||10 weeks|
|Other||87Sr/86Sr||$300||5 µg||8 weeks|
|δ18O + δ13C, Carbonate||$50||5 mg||6 weeks|
|AMS 14C + δ13C DIC||$300||3 mg C||10 weeks|
|Pure Gas (CO2 or N2) Pyrex® glass breakseals 6 mm OD, 9-12 cm long||$20||1 mL||3 weeks|
A selection of sample submission, labelling and shipping tips is available for reference.
Returning clients can make note of their Client ID to expedite the sample submission process.
Before submitting samples to the Environmental Isotope Lab (EIL), please ensure the following:
- A sample list template (XLSX) including "Billing Information" has been completed and emailed to the EIL as well as included in your shipment as a printout.
New Clients: Fill out "Client" and "Invoicing" information. Make note of your Client ID when assigned
Returning Clients: If a Client ID has been assigned and is included, "Invoicing Info" is not required
- Your institution's required purchase order (PO) is emailed to the EIL.
- All required forms are completed including:
-Billing information (DOCX) (already included in the sample list template)
-A chain of custody form (DOCX) for you to use if you wish but not required by the EIL
-If shipping from outside of Canada: a customs clearance form (DOCX) must be completed and sent to both Reem and Christine (UW Procurement) as well as printed and attached to the outside of your shipping container.
- Make sure to indicate that shipping fees, taxes, duty and/or brokerage charges are assigned to the shipper when preparing shipping documents and waybills.
519-888-4567, ext. 35838
Reem El Mugammar
EIL Client Services
University of Waterloo
Environmental Isotope Laboratory (EIT 5025)
263 Phillip Street
Waterloo, ON N2L 3W8