Tag Archives: cannabis

ISO/IEC17025 Explained By An Accredited Laboratory

Posted on June 23, 2021

Over the past several months, you may have noticed us shamelessly promoting the expanded scope of testing now available through our Edmonton Laboratory (if you haven’t, you need to check this out!) This nonstop chatter about accreditation may have you wondering – “What’s the hype around ISO accreditation?”, “What does it mean to have successfully

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A Beginners Guide to Microbial Testing in Cannabis

Posted on May 27, 2021

Microbiological testing in cannabis is regulated as part of the Cannabis Act along with various contaminants of concern such as heavy metals, pesticides, or residual solvents. Microorganisms present a multi-level concern through the potential to both impede the therapeutic effect of a product, while also posing a health risk. Due to its therapeutic properties, cannabis is

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Pesticides, Cannabis, And Canadian Regulations

Posted on May 19, 2021

Are Pesticides Used in Cannabis Production? Much like the farming industry, the Cannabis sector has a bit of a pest problem. In an effort to fight off these pests, growers in Canada use a variety of methods, some of which include the use of chemical agents known as pesticides. Within Canada, pesticides are common across

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Cannabis Potency Testing

The Science Behind Cannabis Potency Testing

Posted on August 27, 2020

Accurate potency reporting is critical when considering the medicinal use of cannabis to allow for precise dosing. The Health Canada guideline set out for edibles in the fall of 2019 stipulates a maximum THC concentration of 10 mg per discreet unit, which highlights the need for accurate potency testing. The need for robust methods is further

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Richmond, British Columbia

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Richmond, BC, V6V 2K9, Canada
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Edmonton, Alberta

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Edmonton, AB, T5S 1H7, Canada
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Burnaby, British Columbia

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Burnaby, BC V5G 4X4, Canada
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After Hours Emergency: 1 (888) 311-8849

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    Kelowna, British Columbia

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    Kelowna, BC, V1X 5C3, Canada
    Phone: (250) 765-9646
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    Saturday 9 am to 4 pm.
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    Whitehorse, Yukon (Depot)

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    Whitehorse, YT, Y1A0A8, Canada
    Contact Us for Supplies and Deliveries
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    Email: [email protected]
    Monday to Friday 9 am to 5 pm
    This is a depot with our supplies only. Ship samples to the lab.

     

    Victoria, B.C. (Depot)

    #3-576 Hillside Avenue

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    Victoria, V8T 1Y9, BC, Canada
    Contact Us for Supplies and Deliveries
    Toll Free: 1 (888) 311-8846
    Email: [email protected]
    Monday to Friday 7:30 am to 5 pm
    This is a depot with our supplies and flat-rate next day shipping

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