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Radioisotope Package Delivery Service

Read about free radioisotope package delivery service for qualifying UC San Diego laboratories.

Qualifications

To qualify for delivery service, laboratories must have:

  • An employee authorized on the lab's Radioisotope Use Authorization (RUA) present to sign for the package delivery
  • A posted Radioactive Materials Area to store the material
  • A posted refrigerator or freezer in a designated Radioactive Materials Area to receive refrigerated or frozen isotopes, if applicable

Request service

Note: PIs can authorize delivery of radioisotope packages to their qualifying laboratory without a receipt signature.

  • To request this option, check the "Release of Responsibility" box at the bottom of the Radioactive Materials Package Delivery Request form.
  • Delivery without a signature is not available for packages marked Radioactive Material Security.

Delivery schedule

Deliveries will be made as soon as they are processed and inventoried.  Your lab will be called prior to delivery to ensure someone will be there to receive the package.