Perritt Laboratories

Sample Submission Terms and Conditions



By submitting samples to Perritt Laboratories for testing, clients agree to the following Terms and Conditions:

  • Client is responsible for determining the testing that is appropriate for their material or product.
  • Client is responsible for meeting all regulatory requirements for their material or product.
  • Client is responsible for interpreting the test results provided by Perritt Laboratories and for taking appropriate follow-up measures in response to the test results.
  • Client is responsible for properly identifying the material or product being submitted.
  • Client is responsible for ensuring that the samples submitted were collected according to the client’s established sampling procedure.
  • Client is responsible for determining the appropriate amount of sample to submit (based on the size and manner in which the batch was produced, or any other relevant factors) to ensure that the sample is representative of the material or product.
  • Client will inform Perritt Laboratories about anything in the submitted material or product that may interfere with the test (such as, but not limited to, preservatives, antimicrobials, alcohols, flavors, coloring).
  • Client acknowledges that Method Suitability should be performed on materials or products not previously validated by Perritt Laboratories for that client. If Method Suitability is not performed (by client request), the client acknowledges that the test report will indicate that Method Suitability was not performed by the client’s request. The client agrees that such testing will be ‘For Information Only’ and must not be used in relation to any submission or the release of any material or product.
  • Client is responsible for notifying Perritt Laboratories anytime that there is a change in a material supplier, change in a product formulation, or any other change that requires that a new Method Suitability be performed.

Additional Fees:

In addition to the actual test fees, Client is responsible for the following fees:

  • Laboratory Investigations, unless due to Perritt Laboratories error $250
  • Revision to Laboratory Report (Supplemental Report), unless due to Perritt Laboratories error $100

Client acknowledges that the Terms and Conditions may change and it is their responsibility to ensure that they have read the current version.