Radiocarbon dating

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Radiocarbon dating is a destructive method for analyzing the age of biological and organic materials such as fossils and very old objects. Some carbon containing inorganic samples can be analysed as well. Method is suitable for samples that are older than 18th century.

Suitable sample matrices
Biological samples and all carbon based organic sample matrixes such as wood, paper, ceramics and fabrics. In addition inorganic carbon based minerals.
Minimum sample amount
25 mg (contact us when you have very limited amount of sample available)
Typical turnaround time
6 weeks after receiving the samples
Device families
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First sample


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Additional samples


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3.We measure your materials or products.
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4.You receive the test report and the results in your email.

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