Environmental Analysis Center

Instrument Rates – On Campus

All users are charged for the use of EAC instruments. This covers costs of consumables, preventive maintenance, and repairs. There is a minimum visit time and increment specific to each instrument

Instrument  Caltech   Academic or Not For Profit   For Profit   Unit 
Agilent API Ion Trap (MS only)  $20.00  $40.00  $67.00  hour 
Varian GC-MS Ion Trap  $14.00  $28.00  $47.00  hour 
Agilent 5973 GC-MS  $14.00  $28.00  $47.00  hour 
HP 5972 GC-MS  $14.00  $28.00  $47.00  hour 
Waters GCT Premier  $20.00  $40.00  $67.00  hour 
Waters Acquity UPLC-TOF MS  $60.00  $120.00  $200.00  hour 
Agilent ICPMS  $40.00  $80.00  $133.00  hour 
UP 193 Laser Ablation System  $15.00  $30.00  $50.00  hour 
Capillary Electorphoresis  $9.00  $18.00  $30.00  hour 
GC-TCD  $14.00  $28.00  $47.00  hour 
GC-FID  $14.00  $28.00  $47.00  hour 
HPLC - Aminex   $10.00  $20.00  $33.00  hour 
DX-500 IC System (Dual Channel)  $20.00  $40.00  $67.00  hour 
ICS-2000 IC System (Dual Channel)  $15.00  $30.00  $50.00  hour 

Notes: There is no charge if an instrument problem prevented you from getting results.

Uses or users that detrimentally affect others will be charged for costs incurred and may be requested not to return. Charges will include staff time ($60.00) required to correct contamination or damages.













Environmental Science and Engineering