The dominance of high THC, low CBD cannabis strains indicates how criminalisation and a lack of regulation steer the black market.
The selected lab will test for contaminants such as pesticides and ensure that levels of THC and other cannabinoids are accurately labeled.
Aspergillus is a type of fungal spore that is typically harmless, but can be potentially dangerous to those with compromised immune systems such as medical cannabis patients.
MA Analytics is finalizing the policies and procedures as well as their operations ahead of the laboratory's final inspection by the State of Nevada
Originally developed for the U.S. military to test for nerve agents and toxic metals, GreenLite technology has been repurposed to detect pesticides and toxic metals in cannabis.
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.
The report found that although positive steps have been taken to better regulate recreational cannabis in the state, further work is required.