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Are Cannabis Testing Labs Created Equal?

A look at the benefits and pitfalls of cannabis testing, and the beneficence and competitiveness of the cannabis supply chain. Whether we are eating Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO) potato chips or organic apples from a local orchard, it is understood that humans have a right to know what it is they are consuming, even if…

Cannabis Testing & Sampling Preparation

It has become apparent in various cannabis testing facilities and various laboratories (some dealing with cannabis, others engaging in microbial and/or analytical chemistry) that sample preparation is probably the least understood aspect in a laboratory. The purpose of both cannabis sampling and sample preparation for analytical purposes is to map the results to the real…

Cannabis Analysis and Testing

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For many years, the only way that cannabis users could know the potency of the bud they bought was to burn one down, and that method was subjective at best. Medical marijuana has become commonplace in many US states, and with that came a new trend of potency testing cannabis. It is not uncommon to walk…