A cannabis degree? What once seemed like a pipe dream is actually happening. The cannabis industry is enjoying a steadily growing demand and is in need of an increasingly expansive, educated labor force.
Dr. Steven Splinter, Radient Technologies, Inc., discusses his role in extraction and manufacturing in Canada.
Ask the Experts: Extraction, Part IV: What Is the Most Important Thing that Newcomers to the Field Would Need to Learn?
John A. MacKay, Synergistic Technologies Associates and Brian C. Smith, Big Sur Scientific offer advice on the most important thing newcomers to cannabis extraction need to learn.
An overview of some of the ways various temperature and pressure combinations can tune the polarity of CO2, and how analytics can be utilized to monitor chemovar profiles.
Ask the Experts: Extraction, Part III: For People that Are New to Cannabis Extraction, What Is the Best Piece of Advice You Can Offer to Get Them Started?
Leading extraction scientists and researchers from the cannabis industry—John A. MacKay, Synergistic Technologies Associates and Brian C. Smith, Big Sur Scientific—participate in this round-table discussion series on extraction. This month they offer advice on how to get started for people that are new to cannabis extraction.
Factors Influencing Yields in Extraction, Part III: Return Versus Effort and Associated Processing Parameters
The final installment of this series reviews how processing parameters affect yields in extraction.
Part II of this series explores the impact of how material is prepared prior to extraction.
By understanding whole-plant extractions better, businesses will be able to better plan for long-term profitability and sustainability.
Ask the Experts: Extraction, Part II: Which Technique or Method Do You Think Is the Most Successful for Cannabis Extraction?
Two leading extraction scientists and researchers from the cannabis indusry discuss techniques and methods used in successful cannabis extraction.
Factors Influencing Yields in Extraction, Part I: Understanding the Influence of Starting Material and Performing Extraction Calculations
At a glance, modern extraction machines can seem a little mysterious: plant material is added to an extraction chamber, processing parameters are chosen, the extraction process is carried out, and an output of material is collected. Part I of this series examines the two main biologically-inherent starting-material influences.