Prices

The following is the list of our services and the corresponding prices, in Canadian dollars, for the different types of customers. If your samples need to be processed, additional charges will apply. Please consult us if you think your samples might need preparation.

IRMS LAB

Stable Isotope Lab

Academic Collaborative

Academic Non-Collaborative

Commercial-Industry

δ2H & δ18O in waters

$60

$90

$110

δ13C of DIC in waters

$30

$45

$55

δ13C & δ18O in carbonates

$30

$45

$55

δ13C of organic carbon (EA)

$30

$45

$55

δ15N analysis only (EA)

$40

$50

$60

δ13Corg and δ15N analysis (EA)

$60

$75

$105

δ2H in minerals (TCEA)

$55

$70

$145

δ18O in minerals (TCEA)

$60

$75

$150

δ2H in minerals (TCEA)

$55

$70

$145

δ18O in minerals (TCEA)

$60

$75

$150

δ18O in silicates (BrF5 extraction)

$90

$120

$165

δ34S in minerals

$50

$60

$70

Sample preparation

$25

$25

$25

Acid test for carbonates

$5

$5

$5

SEM/XRD LAB

SEM

Academic Collaborative

Academic Non-Collaborative

Commercial-Industry

Technician Time (/hour)

$40

$40 $40

Instrument Time (/hour)

$40

$50

$120

Mineral Liberation Analysis project set-up fee

$300

$300 $300

XRD

Academic Collaborative

Academic Non-Collaborative

Commercial-Industry

Technician Time (/hour)

$40

$40 $40

Powder (/sample)

$30

$40

$60

Rietveld Analysis (/sample)

$40

$40 $40
Clay Sep. & Glycol Solv. (/sample) $40 $40 $40
2D Microdiffraction (/hour) $20 $20 $20

PROBE LAB

SEM

Academic Collaborative

Academic Non-Collaborative

Commercial-Industry

Probe - Assisted Time (/hour)

$70

$80 $120

Probe - Unassisted Time (/hour)

$35

$45

$160

THIN SECTION LAB

Petrographic Lab

Academic Collaborative Academic Non-Collaborative Commerical-Industrial

Standard Thin Section (27x46mm)

$25

$25 $25

Polished Thin Section (27x46mm)

$45

$45 $45

Polished Thick Section (27x46mm)

$35

$35 $35

Doubly Polished Thick Section (27x46mm)

$60

$60 $60

Standard Thin Section of Grains (27x46mm)

$30

$30 $30

Polished Thin Section of Grains (27x46mm)

$55

$55 $55

Blue Epoxy (/sample)

$5

$5 $5

Epoxy Impregnated (/sample)

$5

$5 $5

Preparation from Rough Material (/hour)

$15

$25 $25
Polished Epoxy Mount & Billet Polishing (sample) $35 $35 $35
Selfrag - Processing of any material (per day) $600 $1,125 $1,500

PLASMA LAB

Sample Preparation

Academic Collaborative

Academic Non-Collaborative

Commercial-Industry

Sample Microwave/Hotplate Digestion (per sample)

$55

$55

$55

Sample Chromatography (per sample)

$75

$95

$120

ICP-MS/OES Analyses

Academic Collaborative

Academic Non-Collaborative

Commercial-Industry

OES (per sample)

$35

$50

$60

TQ (per sample)

$40

$55

$70

E2 Solution Analysis (per sample)

$40

$60

$85

Neptune Solution Analysis (per sample)

$35

$50

$65

Laser Ablation
ICP-MS

Academic Collaborative

Academic Non-Collaborative

Commercial-Industry

Detrital Zircons (up to 120 spots per sample)

$1,200

$1,300

$1,415

Magmatic Zircons (up to 60 spots per sample)

$1,200

$1,300

$1,415

OES Laser ablation (per day)

$1,260

$1,920

$2,535

X-Series II Laser ablation (per day)

$1,260

$1,950

$2,590

TQ Laser ablation (per day)

$1,320

$1,980

$2,640

E2 Laser ablation (per day)

$1,470

$2,200

$2,935

Neptune Laser ablation (per day)

$1,890

$2,835

$3,780

Terms of Payment

- An invoice will be emailed to the client once the data has been sent out.
- Payment details can be found on the invoice.
- Payments are due net 30 days from the date the invoice is received.
- Payments can be made via cheque or wire payment. Please direct any financial questions to Kyle Durocher.