Posts Tagged ‘cannabis’

Be Prepared: Use the Right Tools to Infuse Cannabis Extracts into Products

Preparing CBD extracted from hemp, and other cannabis-related products, typically involves infusing an extract featuring active compounds into a carrier liquid. In the case of popular CBD tinctures, the carrier is often an edible oil, such as olive oil. Like any food-grade oil, olive oil is considerably more viscous than water. Unlike some edible oils,…

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How the Right Equipment Can Help You Make World Class Concentrates

Having access to the right equipment is an important step in creating any product. When it comes to cannabis concentrates, the right equipment can make or break the end result. With market trends leaning towards an increase in concentrate based products, a good look at your production methods is a good idea. To remain efficient,…

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The Future of Cannabis Relies on Cannabinoid Distribution

As we stand at the precipice of widespread cannabis legalization, the blurred figure of a new industry is slowly taking shape. Throughout the past several years, cannabis has moved away from the bloodshot eyes of stereotypical stoners and into the lives of people from all walks of life. The normalization of cannabis may be attributed…

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Cannabis Homogenization – 5 Reasons Why It’s Invaluable for Your Brand

To say marketing and branding is a challenge for cannabis businesses is a massive understatement. With political and social detractors committed to derailing industry progress, marketing tactics must adhere to shifting, and sometimes outlandish, requirements. However, as we dive deeper into this budding industry, the venomous bite from Capitol Hill isn’t the biggest threat to…

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Stop Scorching Cannabis Consumers With Cannabinoid Hotspots

When you take a sip of your morning coffee, you aren’t worried about whether there’s too much or too little caffeine. The same’s also true when you take your multi-vitamin or enjoy a chocolate bar. As consumers, we hold a solid expectation of ingredient accuracy. Could you imagine the uproar if Starbucks suddenly released a…

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The Entourage Effect – Its Role in Cannabis Extracts

How All Cannabinoids Work Together for Heightened User Experiences Dispensaries across the country are hosting quite the interesting trend: distillate. Cultivated out of a desire to experience a level of purity from CB-1 receptor site activation, distillates are just that, concentrated THC. On the surface, it seems distillates are the go-to source for those wishing…

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The Effects of THCA and CBDA on The Human Endocannabinoid System

The use of cannabis for medicinal purposes dates back thousands of years and spans a plethora of cultures. Its function as a medicine to treat both physical and mental ailments remained a mystery up until the 20th Century when scientific methodologies gave us the first glimpse into what we now understand as cannabinoids. Soon after…

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Deconstructing Terpenes – Difference Between Cannabis and Plant-Based Terpenes

The Difference Between Cannabis and Plant-Based Terpenes The aromatic profile of plants, of an almost endless variety of species, is attributed to not only its unique molecular blueprint, but also by organic compounds known as terpenes. Throughout the vast landscape of fruit-bearing and non-fruiting plants, the role of terpenes is the same: to attract pollinating…

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Cannabis Formulations – Emulsifying VG and BHO for Tinctures

As cannabis use elevates in popularity, the demand for non-combustible products simultaneously grows. In the current industry, both medical and recreational sales are moving away from traditional herb and into the realm of edibles, vapor juices and tinctures. The latter of the three is popular among those who need precise and regular cannabis dosing. However,…

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