After going on a shopping spree around the state and buying 23 products from 10 dispensaries, researchers from the University of Northern Colorado had the products tested at a commercial cannabis lab – and the results were at odds with the products’ labels.
The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board announced that its staff had identified “a pattern of pesticide testing failures” among cannabis cultivators in the Okanogan region.
Arun Apte, CEO of CloudLIMS, shares his thoughts on the problem of lab shopping in the cannabis industry, and how to tackle it.
Heavy metals expert Rob Thomas recounts the presentations given at the recent vaping symposium at PittCon 2023.
The study found that whole blood CBG levels were a “highly specific albeit insensitive biomarker” for recent cannabis smoking.
From now on, flower products will have to be tested for potency by cannabis labs – something that wasn’t required before.
State regulators in Colorado have issued two more health and safety notices after “potentially unsafe levels” of total yeast and mold and Aspergillus were found in certain pre-roll cigarettes and batches of cannabis flower.
State regulators in Colorado have issued another health and safety notice after “potentially unsafe levels” of total yeast and mold and Aspergillus were found in batches of cannabis flower.
Steep Hill, the cannabis testing company with labs in multiple US states, has announced that it has reached a “termination agreement” that will effectively disband the company.