Our Laboratory Services

Accurate data every time.

Cannabinoid Potency

Is your hemp product within Colorado’s limit for allowable THC content?

Cannabinoids Analyzed

CBD, CBDa, THC, THCa, CBN, CBG

Sample Size

Flower/plant, concentrates = 0.5 grams.
Liquids = 0.5 milliliters.
Infused products = 1 unit dose

Turn-around Time

4 business days. Sample drop-off by 10:30 AM.
Expedited turn-around times are available. Call for details.

Method

HPLC with spectral analysis

Sample Preparation

To maintain consistency with the Colorado Department of Agriculture’s sample preparation procedures, we encourage cultivation farms to prepare flower samples according to the CDA’s drying guidelines.

SAMPLE PREPARATION

Sample Submission

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Residual Solvent Analysis

Know beyond a shadow of a doubt what amount of solvents are remaining in your extract.

Solvents Analyzed

Acetone, Benzene, Isobutane, n-Butane, Ethanol, Heptane, Hexane, Isopropyl Alcohol, Pentane, Propane, Toluene, and m,p,o-Xylenes.

Sample Size

Flower/plant, concentrates = 0.5 grams.
Liquids = 0.5 milliliters.

Turn-around Time

4 business days. Sample drop-off by 10:30 AM.
Expedited turn-around times are available. Call for details.

Method

GC/MS

Sample Submission

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Microbial Contaminant Testing

Give your customers confidence that your products are safe.

Microbial Contaminants Analyzed

Total count of E.coli, Salmonella, and Yeast & Molds.

Sample Size

Flower/plant, concentrates = 1 gram
Liquids = 1 milliliter

Turn-around Time

5 business days. Sample drop-off by 10:30 AM.

Method

E.coli and Salmonella –  qPCR
Total Yeast & Molds – culture plating

Sample Submission

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Shelf Stability

What is the shelf life of your infused products?

Shelf Stability Tests

Water Activity for edibles and Equilibrium pH.

Sample Size

Water Activity  = 1 gram
Equilibrium pH = 10 milliliters

Turn-around Time

4 business days. Sample drop-off by 10:30 AM.

Sample Submission

Are you ready to submit your samples for testing? Follow our guidelines to ensure a smooth process.

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