A variety of sample prep and testing techniques exist for analyzing terpenes, but some are clearly more accurate than others.
With some states mandating ISO/IEC 17025 Accreditation for Cannabis Testing Labs, and some labs taking initiative to pursue this accreditation of their own volition, comprehensive compliance software is a critical consideration for those within the cannabis industry.
A brief history of the QuEChERS extraction method and its application in pesticide residue testing for cannabis
THC and other closely related cannabinoids are good candidates for separation via C18, partially because they are non-polar.
Dr. Mechoulam, credited with the isolation of THC, spoke volumes on the need for scientific studies to investigate the effects of cannabis on the brain and body.
Consider the lab staff as part of your extended team, they are there to help you and help bring your product to market.