Contaminants

Azulenes: A Clear Sign of Cannabis Oil Contamination

May 13, 2020

What are some clear-cut methods to recognizing signs and certain types of contamination that can minimize risk and maximize production of pure, clean cannabis?

Back to the Root-The Role of Botany and Plant Physiology in Cannabis Testing, Part I: Understanding Mechanisms of Heavy Metal Uptake in Plants

March 06, 2020

Part I of this article series focuses on the physiology of heavy metal transport and translocation into and within plant tissues.

Environmental Screening of a Cannabis Production and Processing Facility: A Comparison of an Environmental DNA Microarray and Traditional Microbiological Plating Methods

December 18, 2019

A case study that demonstrates the utility and necessity of environmental screening in a cannabis production and processing facility.