OHSU

Radiation Services Pricelist

Prices are updated each year and subject to change at any time based on market costs. Rates depend on radionuclide, volume and hazard class.

Rates at each campus may differ:

CC (Rates for Central Campus RHS Services) / WC (Rates for West Campus RHS Services)

EHRS radiation waste removal and disposal services are for OHSU entities and partners and are not available to leasees of OHSU facilities.

 

Rates for 2013:


Absorbed Aqueous Waste - Aqueous liquid in superfine absorbent in 1 gallon containers for Decay

  • <30 day half life for decay: CC $53.53 / WC $43.38 per gallon

Dry Solid Waste - Lab trash, dry refuse.  (Must be segregated by half life)

  • >90 day half life or for burial: CC $457.58 /  WC $445.77 per cubic foot

  • <90 day half life for decay: CC $51.98 / WC $31.37 per cubic foot

LSC Waste - Vials, Plates or Mats

  • Environmentally Safe / Biodegradable LSC: CC $60.87 / WC $55.79 per cubic foot

Contact Central Campus RHS Office or contact West Campus RHS Office for any waste items or categories that are not listed here.

Additional Radiation Safety Services

 Instrument Calibration - for all portable beta & gamma detector calibration (OHSU departments only)

  • Calibration - $93.70 per instrument

  • Additional detector - $10.95 per additional detector

  • Repair parts/Batteries - rates vary based on cost

Dosimetry - fees are charged each month or quarter

  • Ring badges: $14.03 (monthly) /$14.87 (quarterly)

  • Body badges: $13.59 (monthly) / $14.24 (quarterly)

Radioactive Package Receipt - for screening orders, surveying and administrative tracking of isotopes on campus.

$57.19 per vial

Cesium Irradiator & X-ray Irradiator - these fees pay for annual repair & maintenance costs to keep the irradiators functional. 

CC $33.16 per use

Lock Box- contact Radiation Safety 

Radiation Safety Labor Rate - 15 minute minimum.

CC $38.32 per hour, WC $39.33

Contact Central Campus RHS Office or contact West Campus RHS Office for any waste items or categories that are not listed here.