Beta Analytic’s radiocarbon measurements are all ISO/IEC 17025:2005-accredited. Quality assurance reports are provided (QA report example). The QA report provides the results of reference materials used to validate radiocarbon analyses prior to reporting.
The company provides AMS dating results in as little as 2 to 3 business days (time guide service). For its standard service, results are reported in 14 business days or less.
Beta Analytic is the world’s largest and fastest professional radiocarbon dating lab.
Beta Analytic clients can view all their past results and pending analyses by accessing their online archive. They can download the final report in PDF and view or download pictures of their samples received by the lab. Clients can also download a spreadsheet file of their results.
As part of efforts to provide cost-effective shipping solutions, Beta maintains sample forwarding facilities in major cities around the world. Beta offices and representatives are located in Sydney, Australia; Sao Paulo, Brazil; Beijing and Xiamen, China; Nagoya, Japan; Seoul, South Korea; Taipei, Taiwan; and London, UK.
The company has served the archaeology, geology, forensics, groundwater, and cultural resource management industries since 1979.
Beta provides estimates and invoices in major currencies including EUR, GBP, RMB and USD. When requesting for a price list or estimate, please indicate the material type, the number of samples, the currency and the billing address of the paying agency or university.