The U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, Sonny Perdue, announced the establishment of the U.S. Domestic Hemp Production Program on October 29, 2019.
Laboratory Best Practices
This article covers the importance of quality control, how to implement it, and what cannabis cultivators, processors, retailers, and consumers should look for on laboratory reports and certificates of analysis.
A review of the expert strategies and resources to streamline the laboratory accreditation process.
Scientists and testing experts discuss contaminant issues in the wake of a widening vaping emergency
Cannabis laboratories can get different results on identical samples. In this article, the author explains solutions to those problems.
Cannabis distillate samples spiked with known amounts of pesticides were submitted to five cannabis testing laboratories—here are the results.
Find out if you know the difference between accuracy and precision
Holding Data to a Higher Standard, Part II: When Every Peak Counts—A Practical Guide to Reducing Contamination and Eliminating Error in the Analytical Laboratory
In this guide, we look at the most common sources of contamination and error in an analytical process.
Setting the Standard: Considerations When Handling DEA-Exempt Cannabinoid Reference Standard Preparations Used for Potency Determination
Reference standard qualifications are discussed and techniques for qualifying incoming reference standards are suggested.
This article is intended to spark conversations about measurement uncertainty that lead to the recognition and application of effective uncertainty budgets in the cannabis arena.