Cannabis and Hemp Testing Solutions

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Cannabis and Hemp Testing Solutions

Shimadzu's Cannabis and Hemp Testing Solutions cover a broad range of applications, from accurate potency testing and terpene profiling to contaminate testing for pesticides, residual solvents, heavy metals, and mycotoxins/aflatoxins. We supply the instruments, methods and experience necessary to get you up and running quickly. Shimadzu scientific instruments have been applied to natural products, food sciences, pharmaceuticals and environmental testing for decades. Whether you are a chromatography expert or a novice, our platforms and training ensure that your laboratory will generate quality results from a wide variety of cannabis samples. Our easy to use platforms save you time and money, maximizing the profits of your laboratory. Shimadzu can help you with your QA/QC testing, peak harvesting analysis and cannabis research.


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Extraction Process for a Cannabis Hard Candy Matrix

Extraction process for Cannabis Gummy Matrix

Extraction Process for a Cannabis Chocolate Matrix

Kaycha Labs Introduction

Detection of typical GCMS Pesticides in Cannabis Matrix utilizaing APCI-LCMS

Cannabis Potency Testing

Cannabis Terpenes Testing

Cannabis Contaminants Testing

Cannabis Total Lab

Cannabis: The boom. The Benefits. The importance of Testing

Hocking College Cannabis Lab Technician Program

CannabisBoot Camp

NIST Tools for Confidently Distinguishing Between Hemp and Marijuana

Trace Metals Analysis in Cananbis Products Tips and Tricks for the ICPMS-2030

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Improving Quality, from Seed to Store!

Shimadzu Scientific Instruments is your one-stop shop for cannabis testing instruments. Contact us to discuss making your cannabis testing dreams a reality! As medicinal and recreational cannabis markets continue to grow, analytical testing will ensure that consumers are receiving accurately labeled products that are free from contamination. Shimadzu is ready to assist you as you grow your laboratory. We also offer instrument leasing to accelerate your business potential.

Shimadzu’s partner Kaycha Labs was awarded 8 cannabis Emerald Test Badges in 2018


Kaycha Labs was awarded 8 cannabis Emerald Test Badges in 2018

Consumables Guide for the Cannabis Testing Lab (PDF) 


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Shimadzu does not support or promote the use of its products or services in connection with illegal use, cultivation or trade of cannabis products. Shimadzu products are intended to be used for research use only purposes or state approved medical research. Shimadzu Scientific Instruments is not condoning the use of recreational nor medical marijuana, we are merely providing a market summary of the cannabis testing industry.

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