A Side-by-Side Comparison of the Top Cannabis Extraction Methods

A Side-by-Side Comparison of the Top Cannabis Extraction Methods

Advancing technologies have paved the way for a range of new and sophisticated cannabis extraction methods. Whereas butane extraction was once the dominant player, we’re now seeing a range of alternative extraction methods—each with its own list of pros and cons. But...
Why Ethanol Extraction Is Still Going Strong in the Solventless Age

Why Ethanol Extraction Is Still Going Strong in the Solventless Age

Ethanol is one of the most common solvents used in cannabis extraction, right along with butane, propane, and CO2. But as new technologies allow for alternative means of extraction, some analysts are wondering what the future holds for ethanol. The ethanol extraction...
A Complete List of Lab Equipment for Cannabis Extraction

A Complete List of Lab Equipment for Cannabis Extraction

With the nascent cannabis extracts market anticipated to reach a value of $28.5 billion by 2027, now is the perfect time to get your own lab up and running. Before you can do that, though, you’ll need to start compiling your essential cannabis extraction lab...
Comprehensive Guide to Cannabis Social Equity Programs

Comprehensive Guide to Cannabis Social Equity Programs

There has been a lot of discussion in recent years about the role of social equity licenses in the nascent cannabis marketplace. In a market dominated by affluent white entrepreneurs, these licenses can be a godsend for members of marginalized and underrepresented...
Understanding the Basics of Hydrocarbon Extraction

Understanding the Basics of Hydrocarbon Extraction

Hydrocarbon extraction (and particularly BHO hydrocarbon extraction) is the most common way to isolate cannabinoids and terpenes to create highly potent extracts like wax, shatter, budder, and crumble. For the uninitiated, though, hydrocarbon extraction can be a...