Shipping Methods

Spectrum Techniques can ship using the following carriers:

  • USPS
  • UPS
  • FedEx: Ground
  • FedEx: Express
  • Freight Forwarder (international customers only)
The method used to ship will ultimately be determined by the commodity or items ordered, amount ordered, and the shipping address.

 


How We Ship Sources

Exempt Consignment – an exempt consignment of radioactive material is not defined as “radioactive” for the purpose of transportation.

Radioactive Material – the activity concentration and/or the total activity in the consignment exceeds the values specified in the table found at § 173.436 Exempt material activity concentrations and exempt consignment activity limits for radionuclides.

  • UN2910 – Radioactive material, excepted package-limited quantity of material
  • UN2915 – Radioactive material, Type A package
The method used to ship will ultimately be determined by the sources ordered and the amount ordered.