LAB FEES AND TURN-AROUND TIME

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COMPLETE SAND TESTS
1. Bunker (Trap) Sand Test - Complete physical and particle size analysis including particle shape, fried-egg lie, color, pH, and USGA guidelines for selecting a bunker sand. 2-3 days. $270.00
2. USGA Greensmix/Topdressing Sand Test - Complete physical and particle size analysis, uniformity coefficient, pH, and USGA recommendations for a greensmix/topdressing sand. 2-3 days. $350.00
3. Ultradwarf Greensmix/Topdressing Sand Test - Complete physical and particle size analysis and pH with recommendations for an ultradwarf greensmix/topdressing sand. 2-3 days. $270.00
COMPLETE ROOTZONE TESTS
4. Complete Rootzone Analysis of a USGA Putting Green Rootzone Mixture (Greensmix), Organic Mixes - Complete physical and particle size analysis, uniformity coefficient, organic matter, and pH with recommendations. 2-3 days. $400.00
5. Complete Rootzone Analysis of a USGA Putting Green Rootzone Mixture (Greensmix), Inorganic Mixes - Complete physical and particle size analysis, uniformity coefficient, and pH with recommendations. 2-3 days. $350.00
6. Complete Rootzone Analysis of a Sportsturf Rootzone Mixture (SRM) for Athletic Field Construction, Organic Mixes - Complete physical and particle size analysis, organic matter, and pH with recommendations. 2-3 days. $320.00
7. Complete Rootzone Analysis of a Sportsturf Rootzone Mixture (SRM) for Athletic Field Construction, Inorganic Mixes - Complete physical and particle size analysis and pH with recommendations. 2-3 days. $270.00
MIX DESIGNS
8. Development of a USGA Putting Green Rootzone Mixture (Greensmix), Sand:Organic Mixes - Complete physical and particle size analysis of sand, sand:organic mixes, uniformity coefficient, organic matter, pH, and USGA recommendations for a greensmix. Up to three trial mixes. 2-3 days. $510.00
9. Development of a USGA Putting Green Rootzone Mixture (Greensmix), Sand:Inorganic Mixes - Complete physical and particle size analysis of sand, sand:inorganic mixes, uniformity coefficient, pH, and USGA recommendations for a greensmix. Up to three trial mixes. 2-3 days. $510.00
10. Development of a USGA Putting Green Rootzone Mixture (Greensmix), Sand:Soil Mixes - Complete physical and particle size analysis of sand, soil, sand:soil mixes, uniformity coefficient, organic matter, pH, and recommendations for a greensmix. Up to three trial mixes. 2-3 days. $700.00
11. Development of a Sportsturf Rootzone Mixture (SRM) for Athletic Field Construction, Sand:Soil Mixes - Complete physical and particle size analysis of sand, soil, sand:soil mixes, organic matter, pH, and recommendations for a SRM. Up to three trial mixes. 2-3 days. $620.00
12. Development of a Sportsturf Rootzone Mixture (SRM) for Athletic Field Construction, Sand:Organic Mixes - Complete physical and particle size analysis of sand, sand:organic mixes, organic matter, pH, and recommendations for a SRM. Up to three trial mixes. 2-3 days. $430.00
13. Development of a Sportsturf Rootzone Mixture (SRM) for Athletic Field Construction, Sand:Inorganic Mixes - Complete physical and particle size analysis of sand, sand:inorganic mixes, pH, and recommendations for a SRM. Up to three trial mixes. 2-3 days. $430.00
QUALITY CONTROL TESTS
14. Quality Control Analysis, Organic Mixes - Complete particle size analysis and organic matter. 1 day. $100.00
15. Quality Control Analysis, Inorganic Mixes - Bulk density of sand, lab mix, and field mix and complete particle size analysis of field mix. 1 day. $230.00
GRAVEL TESTS
16. USGA Compatibility Test of Gravel and Rootzone Sand (TPSTL SOP) - For golf green construction without the intermediate (choker) layer. Includes sieve analysis for bridging, permeability, and uniformity factors. 1 day. $150.00
17. Gravel Particle Size (TPSTL SOP) - Sieve analysis of gravel and USGA recommendations for golf green construction. 1 day. $80.00
18. Intermediate Filter (Choker) Layer Particle Size (TPSTL SOP) - Sieve analysis of choker material and USGA recommendations for golf green construction. 1 day. $80.00
INDIVIDUAL TESTS
19. Complete Physical Analysis (ASTM F1815) - Complete physical analysis including water permeability rate, pore space distribution, bulk density, particle density, and water retention with recommendations. 2 days. $180.00
20. Complete Particle Size Analysis (ASTM F1632 and Hydrometer Method) - Percent sand, silt, clay, and sand fractions with recommendations. 1 day. $80.00
21. Uniformity Coefficient (CU) - For sand or gravel. 1 day. $80.00
22. Organic Matter Analysis (ASTM F1647 Method A) - Determined by loss on ignition. 1 day. $50.00
23. pH and Lime Recommendations (ASTM D4972 Method A) - Up to 5 samples. Additional tests at $10/sample. 1 day. $50.00
24. Particle Shape (ASTM F1632) - Up to 5 samples. Additional tests at $10/sample. 1 day. $50.00
PEAT TESTS
25. Complete Peat Analysis - Complete evaluation of peat including organic matter, ash, moisture, and water holding capacity, bulk density, and pH. 2-3 days. $150.00
26. Organic Matter of Peat and Other Organic Soils (ASTM D2974 Method A) - Determined by loss on ignition. 1 day. $50.00
27. Moisture Determination of Peat and Soils (ASTM D2974 Method A) - 1 day. $50.00
CHEMICAL TESTS
28. Chemical Analysis* - Soil Fertility analysis for P, K, Ca, Mg, Zn, and Mn and fertilizer recommendations with pH and lime recommendations. Approx. 1 week. $50.00
29. Cation Exchange Capacity (CEC)* - Approx. 1 week. $50.00
30. Soluble Salts & Recommendations (SSSA) - Up to 5 samples. Additional tests at $10/sample. 1 day. $50.00
MISC
31. Foreign Administration Fee $50.00

*Not covered by our A2LA Accreditation.

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