INCLUDE THIS FORM
Sample Submission Form. The only form you’ll ever need. Fill it out and send it along with your samples.
Does OBL Test For....
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The following tests are NOT OFFERED:
Off-Flavors (Diacetyl, DMS, Acetaldehyde, VDKs, etc)
Metals (Copper, Magnesium, Iron, etc)
Dietary (Fat, Fiber, Sodium, Caffeine, Gluten, etc)
Gases (DO, TPO, CO2, etc)
In-Person: Cash, check, PayPal
Online: PayPal (Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express)
By Mail: Check, Cash
Amount: 4+ ounces
Container: BrewLab sample cup or any leak proof plastic bottle. Feel free to send a can or bottle. The BrewLab sample cups have 4oz capacity, made of natural polypropylene, with a hinged top. 1.75″ x 3.5″
Sterilization: Not required, but considered a best practice. Rinse inside of sample cup with sani before use. Flush with your sample, then fill and seal.
Degas: Be sure to degas your sample to minimize pressure build up during shipping process. The BrewLab cups are designed to seal a liquid – the lid WILL pop off if your sample is still too carbonated.
Labeling: Include your name or brewery, the name of your sample, and the date you took the sample.
Sealing: Regardless of cup type, use a water resistant tape wrapped around the lip/cap to keep shut in case of pressure build up.
Location: BrewLab 1854 Kent Lane, Eugene Oregon 97404
Carriers: UPS, FedEx, and DHL. NOTE: United States Postal Service (USPS) does NOT allow for the shipment of alcohol.
Labeling: Indicate “UP” on box. Write: “Sample(s) for Laboratory Analysis Only.”
It's not beer...
BrewLab tests all things fermentation!
- Cider (Perry)
- Kombucha / Kefir
- Distilled Spirits
- Mixed: Apfelwein, Cyser, Barleywine, Braggot, Melomel, Pyment, Shandy
Turnaround: Results will be emailed to your supplied address within 48 hours. Results will not be sent until payment has been made.
Format: Downloadable PDF.
Includes: Results, Units, Variance, and a Signature of Quality from the chemist.
For Purchase: Analysis Report for interstate shipping
For a better understanding of Quality Control, check out OBL’s Guide to Quality.
BrewLab offers a wide variety of beer science consulting per hour via phone call, Skype, emailing, and/or in person. Email email@example.com for a quote. Include what your brewery is looking to achieve with Quality Control. Detailed information here.
Laboratory Consulting: Build your brewery’s laboratory from the ground up. Services can include equipment purchasing, set-up, training, and tailored procedure development.
Sensory Instructor Training: One hour class for 4 days prepares one of your employees to spearhead and maintain your sensory program.
Quality Assurance and Quality Control Training: Two hour class open to all employees on QA/QC procedures and utilization.
Documentation: Get your documents in order. Material Data Safety Sheets (MSDS) and Certifications of Analysis (CoAs) need to up to date and easily accessible.