Spring 2016 Test

ENROLLMENT

Enrollment for the Spring 2016 Test was open from Monday, March 21st through Friday April 15th, 5pm EST. All labs must have submitted their results by Friday, April 22, at 5pm EST.

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THE TESTS

The Spring 2016 Emerald Test offered both a Potency Test and a Residual Solvents test. Labs chose to take either or both tests.

EMERALD-PT-BOXThe Potency Test was comprised off a 5-part cannabinoid matrix in 1mL of methanol.  The test contained from 10-1000 µg/mL of THC, THC-A, CBD, CBD-A, and CBN.

 

 

 

Shopify-residual-solvents-Box-400x400The Residual Solvent Test consisted of 5 specific solvents in a matrix of 10, in 1mL DSMO.  Labs were to  identify from10-1000 µg/mL of n-Heptane, n-Hexane, n-Butane, Isobutane, and Isopropyl Alcohol.

 

 

 

In conjunction with the Spring 2016 tests, we also offered:

 

 

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Submitting and reporting

Once labs completed the test, results were submitted though an online portal.  Labs then received an email with a link with embedded credentials to securely input their results.    All labs must have submitted their results by Friday, April 22, at 5pm EST.

All submitted data was then  transferred to AOCS (American Oil Chemists Society) for processing and analysis using ISO 13528:2015 software and standards for ILC/PTs.  Reports were then  generated and returned to participants by May 13th.

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Participating Labs

Anova Laboratory  BioTech Solutions  Bona Fides Laboratory
Cascadia Labs  CMT Laboratory Confidence Analaytics
CW Analytical DB Labs Delta Verde
Desert Valley Testing Dragon Analytical Excelsior Analytical
Flora Labs Freeman Lab Goat Labs
Gobi Analytical Grace Analytical Green Grower Labs
Green Leaf Humboldt Quality Assurance Laboratories Integrity Labs
Kenevir Research KS Labs Legend Technical Services
Medicine Creek Analytics OG Analytical pH Labs
Pharmlabs Pre Med Testing ProVerde Labs
PSI Labs SC Labs Steadfast Lab
 The Spott  Steep Hill Labs – WA  Steep Hill Labs – CA
Steep Hill Labs – NM Trace Analytics Washington  State
The Werc Shop

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Questions?

If you have any questions about the Emerald Test, please call Kirsten Blake at 805-235-5353