The Massachusetts-based cannabis lab testing company has just expanded to Pennsylvania with the opening of a facility in Allentown, PA.
bioMérieux just received the first AOAC validation approval for cannabis and hemp. AOAC approved the detection of Salmonella and STEC (Shiga toxin-producing E. coli) utilizing two bioMérieux assays.
For five years now, we have been hosting this complimentary collection of webinar presentations, designed to help attendees better understand some of the more technical aspects of starting and operating a laboratory. We will take a deep dive into cannabis and hemp testing, laboratory accreditation, regulatory compliance and much more. Four sessions back-to-back, all on the same day and free to attend. Stay tuned for the agenda announcement and registration page coming soon!
The Cannabis Labs Virtual Conference. Check out sessions from the January 20, 2021 event such as: The Cannabis Laboratory Accreditation Panel, R&D Lab Testing: Ensuring Success with Results and Pesticide Testing: Methods, Strategies & Sampling
Praxis Laboratory had their license suspended earlier this month for inflating numbers on potency test results, giving samples higher THC levels than the state actually found.
In this Q&A, we hear from Dr. Markus Roggen and Tomas Skrinskas as they provide their take on the challenges facing the industry’s compliance testing standards as well as some opportunities in advanced analytical chemistry.
Shimadzu Scientific Instruments announced their partnership with MoCann Testing, a division of EKG Labs, the first state-certified medical cannabis testing lab in the state.
In the 6th episode of the 2020 Cannabis Quality Virtual Conference, check out “Top Ten Deficiencies Found During Cannabis Laboratory Assessments” and “Method Validation for Cannabis Testing”
The Oregon regulatory agency suspended the license Ecotest Labs, based in Phoenix, OR due to a number of violations including testing products at an unlicensed location in Hillsboro. The OLCC deemed that Ecolab’s operations were a “serious danger to public health and safety.”
Last week, A2LA announced that Trichome Analytical became the first cannabis lab in the state of New Jersey accredited to ISO/IEC 17025:2017.