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Transport of samples

Transport of samples

The factsheet contains information on common sample transport topics. The Australian Centre for Neutron Scattering does not provide transport or packaging materials for samples going to and from the facility. Our Laboratory Manager can be contacted for advice.

Transport of Samples 

This factsheet covers:

  • What to do prior to sending or transporting samples to ACNS
  • ACNS delivery address for samples
  • Packaging and labelling
  • Required documentation
  • Non-dangerous goods
  • Dangerous goods
  • Biological samples 
  • Genetically modified organisms
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Strategic goods
  • Deuterated materials 
  • Radioactive materials
  • Transport within Australia
  • Samples packed in dry ice
  • Transporting samples from ACNS