Testing Cannabis Plants Potency

Testing Cannabis Plants Potency Professor DeBacco Potency Trends Research Article Nie, B., Henion, J., & Ryona, I. (2019). The role of mass spectrometry in the cannabis industry. Journal of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry, 30(5), 719-730. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/332454730_The_Role_of_Mass_Spectrometry_in_the_Cannabis_Industry Structures of 5 Cannabinoids In cannabis “potency” typically refers to the percentage…

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Potency Wars – Mainstream Media’s New Battlefront in Marijuana Legalization

It’s not the first time I have written about this topic and I’m pretty sure it’s not going to be the last. There’s a new war brooding within the cannabis industry and it’s not about legality anymore. It’s solely about potency! Some lawmakers – people who obviously have never smoked…

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Limit the Potency of Cannabis? Colorado Pushes Back Against Senator’s Attempts to Restrict THC Levels in Marijuana

State Rep. Yadira Caraveo recently had to roll back on her proposed “potency limit” she intended to bring into Colorado. Why did she back down? The Colorado cannabis industry caught wind of what she was doing and with it, prompted an aggressive response criticizing the initiative. While Rep. Caraveo said…

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How Do You Test the Potency of Cannabis Edibles and Cannabutter?

How to test the potency of cannabutter and edibles With every passing year, various forms and ways to consume cannabis are being developed and unlike before there are several cannabis lovers consuming cannabis via several alternative methods asides smoking. The anti-smoking mentality of the majority of people has been the…

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There’s something fishy with Alaska’s marijuana potency testing results

Published: Nov 24, 2017, 10:01 am • Updated: Nov 24, 2017, 10:01 am By The Associated Press ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A committee will look at issues regarding the testing of cannabis products amid inconsistency in potency results from different labs, Alaska’s top marijuana regulator said. Erika McConnell, director of the…

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Cannabis cooking formulas: Calculate low-dose THC potency for your homemade cannabutter edibles

Published: Nov 14, 2017, 1:14 pm • Updated: Nov 14, 2017, 1:14 pm By Susan Squibb, The Cannabist Staff Hey, Cannabist! Here’s a cooking question: Do I use only infused butter in my cookie recipe? I used an ounce of decarboxylated homegrown Banana Kush flower and sugar trim to infuse…

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Colorado cannabis safety regs limit edible shapes, enlarge potency labels

Published: Sep 27, 2017, 10:02 am • Updated: Sep 27, 2017, 5:34 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Out with the gummy bears, in with the squares … and circles, and triangles and diamonds. On Oct. 1, Colorado no longer will allow marijuana edibles shaped like humans, animals, fruits…

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