The US state legalized the use of medical cannabis back in April 2017, but its program has yet to become fully operational.
In the fourth part of his series, Rob Thomas examines how processors can reduce the chances of elemental contamination and outlines recent case studies where CBD product recalls were issued due to heavy metal contamination.
Members of the industry group will be able to offer up their own CBD products for safety tests, which will range from contaminant analysis to experimental rodent studies.
In the third part of his series, Rob Thomas details how the cannabis product manufacturing process can contribute to heavy metal contamination.
Analysts and university professors tell Lab Manager why genetic testing is crucial to cannabis testing.
A partner in the testing review says the findings provide further proof that consumers should only buy from reputable CBD brands.
A Hawaii News Now investigation found that many of the cartridges would be banned in other US states for failing to meet safety standards.