Prices for sample preparation and sample storage

Sample preparation

Centrifuging 300 SEK/sample
Filtration 0.45 µm, 125 ml 75 SEK/sample
Filtration 1 µm or 1.2 µm, 1 l 450 SEK/sample
Freeze drying 200 SEK/sample
Annealing determination, TS-determination included 220 SEK/sample
Only grinding (steel plate) 175 SEK/sample
Chrushing/grinding, sample amount <1 kg 350 SEK/sample
Chrushing/grinding, sample amount >1 kg 350 SEK/sample + 200 SEK for each more kg over 1 kg
Cryogenic grinding < 1kg 650 SEK/sample
Cryogenic grinding > 1kg 650 SEK/sample + 200 SEK for each kg over 1 kg
Grinding (knife- mill) 400 SEK/sample
Collected sample 50 SEK/subsample
Proportional flow compound 50 SEK/subsample
Specific sample preparation 650 SEK/hour
Specific sample preparation, sediment traps*  300 SEK/sample
Specific sample preparation, sediment traps including the amount dry material before analyzing* 600 SEK/sample
Sawing concrete cores 350 SEK/cut

* Regarding sediment trap materials extra answering time beyond the time for analysis might be needed.
 

Sample storage

Solid samples are stored for 8 weeks. Water samples are stored for 4 weeks from the reception if nothing else is agreed upon. Leaching samples are saved for 3 months.
For storage of food samples, please contact our laboratory in Stockholm.
For storage of drug samples, please contact our laboratory in Luleå.
cost-free
Storage extension per 4 week- period  20 SEK/sample

 

Sample containers for storage

Glass jar, 212 ml 10 SEK/piece
Glass bottle, 1 l 14 SEK/piece
Glass bottle, 100 ml 10 SEK/piece
Glass bottle, 250 ml 12 SEK/piece
Glass bottle, 60 ml 10 SEK/piece
Plastic jar for metal analysis, 100 ml 5 SEK/piece
Plastic bottle, 1 l 10 SEK/piece
Plastic bottle, 150 ml 7 SEK/piece
Plastic bottle, 250 ml 7 SEK/piece
Plastic bottle, 500 ml 10 SEK/piece
Plastic bottle, 125 ml (not acid washed) 7 SEK/piece
Zipbag for asbestos, 10x15 cm 5 SEK/piece
Plastic bag for organic sample (diffusion bag)16x30 cm 7 SEK/piece
Vial with screw lid, 40 ml 12 SEK/piece
Headspacevial, 20 ml 12 SEK/piece

 

Cool storage                                                          

Inventory of drawers 20 SEK/sample
Discard sample 200 SEK/box

Send samples back

200 SEK/box ,as many samples as there is room/box
Long-term storage

200 SEK per box/month or 20SEK/sample/month.

OBS! Price per sample are used when the amount of samples are 9 or lower. Price per box is for 10- 20 samples.

Collect samples for analysis in our long- term storage 200 SEK/box

 

Freeze storage

Freeze storage/started kg and month 100 SEK

 

Other services

Administrative fee for invoice amount under 100 SEK 30 SEK/invoice
Chain of custody (COC) 500 SEK/box
Consultation 800 SEK/hour
Chromatogram, supplementary order 75 SEK/chromatogram
Plastic labels, custom projects

start fee 200 SEK
+ 1 SEK/piece

Report in English 200 SEK/order
Report, manually signed paper report (from juni 1th 2010) 75 SEK/report
Special invoice processing 200 SEK/invoice
Special invoice format 200 SEK/invoice
Shipment of transport blank (for VOC in water) 200 SEK/form
Equipment for sampling in fumes, XAD-2-ampoule and filter. Shipping is included in the price. 1000 SEK/piece
Double determination analysis (two separate, identical analyses of the same sample) Please note that this only regards in-house analyses 40 % discount on the extra analysis
Analysis under GMP (only offered at ALS Luleå) +50 % surcharge

 

 Shipping and transports

Sending sample containers to post offices for collection (Poste restante), normal delivery time 3-5 days 150 SEK/package
Sending sample containers, fast delivery within 2 days 150 SEK/package
Sending sample containers, fast delivery next day 400 SEK/package
Sending sample containers, fast delivery next day with Posten Express package (including delivery) additional 150 SEK/package
Sending sample containers, fast delivery within Stockholm-area (maximum 4 packages 1 ) 500 SEK/delivery
Sending equipment, returning samples and similar - express postal item, maximum 2 kg 150 SEK/postal item
Postal item containing limted amount dangerous goods
additional 50 SEK/package

Please observe that ALS do not take  responsibility for the transport from the different entry and delivery points.  It is the transport company's resposibility to deliver the submitted samples on time. In this case, ALS commitment is limited to mediate the transport.

1 5-8 packages costs 100% extra,  9-12 packages costs 200% extra.
 

Shipping and transports, sample consignment to the laboratory

Sample pick-up with delivery within Stockholm- area (maximum 4 packages) 1  Pick-up alternative are arrival stamped same day. 
400 SEK/delivery
Sample pick-up with delivery within Stockholm- area (maxiumum 4 packages 1 ). Pick-up alternativ are arrival stamped the next day.
300 SEK/delivery
Sending samples with JetPak or Tommys transport within named districts. Pick-up alternative are stamped at arrival next day. Please contact customer service in Stockholm for more information.
400 SEK/delivery
Return shipping label Postens business package at 4 P.M, maximum 20 kg/package
150 SEK/piece
Return shipping label Postens Express packages, maximum 20 kg/package
450 SEK/piece
Padded envelope with postage paid for letter transport, maximum 2 kg/letter
90 kr/st

Please observe that ALS do not take any responsibility for the transport from the different entry and delivery points.  It is the transport company's resposibility to deliver the submitted samples on time. In this case, ALS commitment is limited to mediate the transport.

1 5-8 packages costs 100% extra,  9-12 packages costs 200% extra.