Monthly Archives: September 2018

European Market Analysis

European Market analysis There are more than 740 million people in Europe amounting to twice the population size of Canada and the US combined. Arcview Market Research and BDS Analytics have both forecasted that government-subsidized healthcare spending will make Europe one of the world’s largest medical cannabis markets. The future of the European cannabis industry has never looked […]

Cannabis Concentrates

Cannabis Concentrates

What are cannabis concentrates? Cannabis concentrates are the cannabinoids of the cannabis plant that have been extracted using one of the extraction methods described below. They are usually made by covering cannabis plant material with a solvent. After the solvent has extracted the cannabinoids from the plant material, the solvent is evaporated away leaving behind […]

Fractionation, Concentration & Downstram Processes

Stage 7. Fractionation and concentration of CBD from the cannabinoid-enriched material. There are a number of processes that could be applied to the cannabinoid-enriched material to isolate a CBD-enriched product. These include Supercritical Fluid (CO2) Extraction (SFE), Centrifugal Partition Chromatography (CPC), Molecular Distillation, Crystallization, etc. Ultimately, we are seeking to produce an purified extract that […]

Extract, Chlorophyll & Winterization

Stage 4. Primary extraction of the dried and milled Cannabis plant material. The dried and milled plant material will be extracted with the solvent of choice (e.g. ethanol) to generate a liquid extract of the Cannabis plant. This crude extract will contain the cannabinoids, the terpenes and the waxes (along with chlorophyll and other chemicals). […]

Breed cannabis , Grow Cannabis & Dry Cannabis

breed cannabis, growing cannabis , drying cannabis

Breed Cannabis– Breeding cannabis plants with the desired composition. Grow Cannabis- Growing cannabis plants under optimal conditions. Harvest/ Drying Cannabis: Drying cannabis plants when the level of cannabinoids and terpenes are optimal (maximal). Stage 1. Selection and development of the appropriate plant cultivar. The most appropriate cannabis cultivar will be grown under desired conditions. For CBD isolation […]