Start Cost of radiocarbon dating

Cost of radiocarbon dating

c) Atmospheric carbon forms just 0.0005% of the current carbon reservoir—99.66% of the earth's carbon exists in limestone, 0.31% in oil and gas, and 0.02% in coal.

Careful selection and preparation of material by experienced Strata Data staff is key to the success of this technique.

This is matched by world class analysis at one of a number of laboratories.

However, conditions may have been different in the past and could have influenced the rate of decay or formation of radioactive elements.