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...
Solvent-Free vs. Solventless Extracts

Solvent-Free vs. Solventless Extracts

The terms “solventless” and “solvent-free” are frequently used in the cannabis extracts world, but they’re not the same thing. There are substantial differences that have important implications for both businesses and consumers. The main difference between...
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...
Solventless Shatter: What is it and How is it Made?

Solventless Shatter: What is it and How is it Made?

What Is Solventless Shatter? Before diving into the solventless aspect, let’s take a moment to acknowledge shatter’s rise over the past decade or so. Most often when people refer to shatter, they are referring to a product that was extracted with butane,...
Popular Terpene Profiles in Solventless Concentrates

Popular Terpene Profiles in Solventless Concentrates

As the popularity of solventless concentrates and infused products increases, so does the need for cannabis cultivars with terpene profiles that best lend themselves to the hash washing and rosin pressing processes. Here’s what to look for when selecting your...