Environmental and Agricultural Testing Service

Rates

The following rates apply to NCSU clients. If you are from outside the university, please contact us to see if we can meet your needs and to negotiate service fees.

  • Grinding Room Access Fee   -   $4.90 per hour
  • Instrument Usage Fee   -   $11.00 per hour
  • Liquids - Elemental and Dissolved Species   -   $2.70 per dissolved species/sample
  • Liquids – Total N and / or Total P   -   $5.30 per N (or P) per sample
  • Solids – Elemental C and N   -   $6.75 per sample
  • Solids – Extractable Species   -   $11.50 per sample
  • Solids – Solids Processing Fee   -   $9.65 per sample
  • Atypical Matrices    -   $16.00 per sample
  • Particle Size -­ Hydrometer    -   $10.55 per sample
  • Water Retention -­ Low Pressure    -   $28.65 per sample
  • Water Retention -­ High Pressure    -   $28.26 per sample
  • Hydraulic Conductivity -­ Saturated    -   $26.47 per sample

For determination of soil particle size, water retention (low and high pressure), and saturated hydraulic conductivity please see the Soil Physical Properties Laboratory at: http://www.soil.ncsu.edu/services/spsal/index.html