Author | Patricia Atkins

Articles

Everything Old is New Again: Cannabis Returns to USP

June 23, 2020

Here we examine the history of cannabis in the US, the role the USP played in that field, and the new role the USP is taking with cannabis for medical use.

A Chemist’s Guide to the COVID-19 Outbreak

June 22, 2020

This informational article is an attempt to organize all of the pertinent information about COVID-19 and pandemics from a chemistry point of view.

Beyond Potency: Flavonoids-the Purples, Reds, and Blues

April 09, 2020

We once again go beyond cannabi¬noids and look at the importance and chemistry of flavonoids in cannabis.

Debugging the System: Understanding Pests, Pest Control, and Pesticides

February 03, 2020

Some of the most common pesticides monitored within the cannabis industry are examined here and the function and chemistry of these agents in cannabis pest control is broken down.