The Best Cannabis Extraction Methods for Marijuana Concentrates
As the science behind cannabis extraction continues to mature producers have to select between an increasing range of techniques and technologies.
Marijuana in Maine: Will retail sales ever be legal?
In 2016, Maine voters approved Question 1, the Marijuana Legalization Act, which made cannabis legal to possess and use. Retailers, according to the act, needed to wait to sell cannabis-based products, and the retailers are still waiting.
ASTM D37 Cannabis Committee Looks to Expand its Reach in 2018
The committee, made up of 350 members from the cannabis community, including growers, laboratory specialists, state regulators, academics, and consumers is seeking to improve standardization in the cannabis industry.
California Cannabis Labs Raising the Crest?
Just over two months after legalization, testing is pumping up in the Golden State!
How to Test for Heavy Metals in Cannabis
Although cannabis for human consumption or smoking should be as free from heavy metal contamination as possible, that’s not always the case.
The Cannabis Industry in 2018: ‘Hotel California’ and More
The legalization of cannabis in California made some of the biggest news of the year, many other changes are impacting the industry, and more lie ahead in 2018.
Only So Green: Pesticides in Cannabis Clones
Pesticides in the environment alone could push cannabis above some regulatory limits.
Training a New Wave of Cannabis Scientists
A new degree offered by North Michigan University sets out to prepare students for a career in plant-based medicine.
Obstacles for Testing Cannabis Edibles
Lack of regulations and inadequate testing leave products in question.
NMR Spectroscopy: Producing a chemical fingerprint of cannabis
Characterizing the chemical makeup of cannabis certainly remains one of the key challenges in the industry.