Chemical analysis service price list

If your required analysis is not listed below, please contact us as we have not listed all the tests available.

We can also offer a discount depending on the number of samples sent for analysis.

Water analysis (2015 prices exclusive of VAT)

TestAnalysisPrice <5 samplesPrice ≥5 samples
1 Filtration to 0.45 µm £3.20 £3.10
2 Suspended Solids (mg/l) £4.50 £4.40
3 Turbidity (NTU) £3.00 £2.90
4 pH £4.50 £4.40
5 Conductivity (µS/cm) £3.50 £3.30
6 Colour-Hazen value £3.00 £2.80
7 Alkalinity (mg/l) £4.50 £4.40
8 Anions (F, Cl, NO2, NO3, PO4 and SO4) (mg/l) £26.00 £21.50
9 Ammonia/Ammonium (NH3/NH4) (mg/l) £10.00 £10.00
10 Total Nitrogen (N) (mg/l) £8.00 £8.00
11 Total Carbon or Total Inorganic Carbon (TCTIC) (mg/l) £10.00 £10.00
12 Total Inorganic Carbon (TIC) (mg/l) £8.00 £8.00
13 Cations (Al, Ba, Ca, Cd, Co, Cr, Cu, Fe, K, Mg, Mn, Na, Ni, P, Pb, S, Si, Sr, Zn) £30.00 £21.50
14 Cations (Al, Ba, Ca, Cd, Co, Cr, Cu, Fe, K, Mg, Mn, Na, Ni, P, Pb, S, Si, Sr, Zn) and screening for Arsenic, Selenium, Tin and Antimony (As, Se, Sn, Sb) £35.00  £26.00
15 Other required water/aqueous sample analysis Contact us Contact us

Plant analysis (2015 prices exclusive of VAT)

TestAnalysisPrice <5 samplesPrice ≥5 samples
1 Sample preparation (Drying at 70 oC and grinding for homogenisation) £2.75 £2.75
2 Plant, Needle or Leaf weight (Fresh or dry material) (g) £1.50 £1.50
3 Leaf area (cm2) Contact us Contact us
4 Moisture content (%) £2.75 £2.75
5 Total nitrogen and carbon (N, C) (%) £5.75 £5.75
6 Major cations (Al, Ca, Cu, Fe, K, Mg, Mn, P, Zn) and trace metals (Cd, Cr, Ni) (% - mg/kg) £17.00 £17.00
7 Combined tests 1, 5 and 6 (% - mg/kg) £24.00 £24.00
8 Fertiliser prescription for foliage nutrient deficiency (based on the analysis results of one 'good' and one 'poor' sample taken from a block of woodland.) £56.00 £56.00
9 Trace metals (B, Ba, Cd, Co, Cr, Na, Ni, Pb) and major cations (Al, Ca, Cu, Fe, K, Mg, Mn, P, Zn) (% - mg/kg) £32.00 £23.00
10 Water extractable chloride (Cl) (% - mg/kg) £12.50 £12.50
11 Other required plant analysis Contact us Contact us

Soil Analysis (2015 prices exclusive of VAT)

TestAnalysisPrice <5 samplesPrice ≥5 samples
1 Moisture content (fresh soils) 105 °C (%) £3.00 £3.00
2 Bulk density (kg/m3) £4.10 £4.10
3 Normal preparation: air drying, sieving (crushing if necessary) to 2 mm £4.50 £4.50
4 pH (in H2O or 0.01 M CaCl2) £4.25 £4.25
5 Soil conductivity (µs/cm) £3.75 £3.75
6 Water soluble Anions (F, Cl, NO2, NO3, PO4 and SO4) (mg/kg) £26.00 £21.00
7 Water soluble Ammonium (NH4) (mg/kg) £15.00 £11.00
8 Exchangeable Cations (BaCl2 extraction; Al, Ca, Fe, K, Mg, Mn, Na) (cmol(+)/kg) £22.00 £16.50
9 Exchangeable Acidity (BaCl2 extraction) (cmol(+)/kg) £11.00 £6.80
10 Combined tests 8 and 9 (cmol(+)/kg) £28.00 £20.00
11 Aqua Regia extractable elements (Al, As, B, Ba, Ca, Cd, Co, Cr, Cu, Fe, K, Mg, Mn, Na, Ni, P, Pb, S, Sr, Zn, Zr) (mg/kg) £36.00 £24.00
12 Acid Oxalate Extractable ions (Al, Fe) (% - mg/kg) £23.00 £19.00
13 Soil ball milling for nitrogen and carbon analyses £3.70 £3.70
14 Total Nitrogen and Total Carbon (TN, TC) (%) £5.75 £5.75
15 Total Inorganic Carbon (TIC) (%) £6.50 £6.50
16 Total Nitrogen, Carbon, Organic Carbon and Inorganic Carbon (TN, TC, TOC, TIC) (%) £12.25 £12.25
17 Particle Size Distribution (% of clay, silt, sand) (%) £35.00 £35.00
18a Ammonium Nitrate extractable ions (K, Mg(mg/kg) £12.50 £8.00
18b Ammonium Nitrate extractable ions (Ca,K,Mg, Mn,Na,S) (mg/kg) £19.50 £14.00
19 Phosphorus available (P Olsen method or Melich III, (mg/kg) with ADAS index  £16.50  £11.50
20 LOI (Loss On Ignition) Organic matter/Organic carbon (%) £8.50 £4.95
21 Sodium Pyrophosphate extractable (Al, Fe, Mn) £23.00 £19.00
22 Sodium Pyrophosphate extractable (DOC mg/kg) £13.00 £10.00
23 Other soil extractions Contact us Contact us