In Part 4, Dr. Askew explains matrix spikes and duplicate QC analyses for those looking to vet their lab partners
In Part 3, Dr. Askew dissects quality control results from labs and how a client could better understand them.
Lauren Pahnke makes the case for using CPC to isolate and extract CBD in a pharmaceutical setting.
In Part 2, Dr. Askew takes a look at how potentially problematic laboratory cultures can affect test results.
This series of articles will help businesses better understand the laboratory jargon and their test results.
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.