When data analytics was first introduced in the sports industry, it was met with a lot of criticism. But then it began to show results; a popular example being the story of Oakland Athletics Manager Billy Beane, depicted..."
"Markus tells us about his slightly reluctant entry into the industry, the maddening inefficiencies in current extraction protocols, and his mission to put solid science at the heart of the industry..."
"Full analyses of formed aerosols are key to gain a greater understanding of vaporizer use and have recently been developed in our research laboratory at CBDV. The technique of smoke analysis has been used..."
"One aspect of extraction we found intriguing to study early on was the particle size of cannabis flower, and what effect it might have on the extraction of cannabinoids and terpenes. Someone once asked..."
"Products based on cannabis extracts are the fastest growing segments in the market. The demand for more cannabis extracts is constantly growing and so is the price pressure on these extracts. In most mature markets..."
"The Fritsch Pulverisette 19is utilized to finely mill cannabis plant material in preparation for SFE processes. The efficient and precise reduction in particle size optimizes oil output variability. Non-milled cannabis plant material generally..."
"The smoke color, either white or black, was controlled originally by burning dry (white) or damp (black) straw. Today additives are used to control the smoke color: Black smoke is achieved by including..."
"The legal and regulated cannabis industry is a very recent development in the United States. Therefore, regulations, oversight, and enforcement have not yet conformed to the level seen in other established industries such as..."
"My focus is on the required output! If the local regulations only allow ethanol extraction, then this is the best solvent to use. If the concentrate product is focused on solventless connoisseurs, rosin press or..."
"Cannabis has a long history of half-truths, incomplete data and criminalization. What it does not have is a track record of peer-reviewed research, industry expertise and collaboration between the private..."
"The spectacular rise and crash of the Canadian cannabis stock market has been painful to watch, let alone to experience as an industry insider. The hype around the market has vanished and many investors are..."
"Cannabis use dates back to as early as 2700 BCE, where the Chinese Emperor Shen Nung drank it as a tea for its medicinal properties. Over the years, historical evidence of cannabis usage was found in many..."
"Interest in the ability of terpenes to influence the flavours, aromas, and potentially therapeutic effects of cannabis products is growing. This leads to more and more companies offering services like..."
"The cannabis industry is still finding its footing, but Big Pharma and Big Ag have already figured out how to handle contaminants in the production process. In pharmaceutical production, toxic heavy metals..."
"Cannabis extraction has a dark history of burned-down apartment buildings, exploded cabins, toxic byproducts in extracts, and oils of questionable quality. With a maturing industry that is stepping out..."
"Based on all available data, I assumed that evaporating ethanol from a cannabis oil/ethanol solution would result in terpene loss. As it turns out, it doesn’t. There are so many beliefs and assumptions about cannabis..."