Testing Services and Training

The Applied Research Centre for Natural Products and Medical Cannabis (ARC) has equipment and expertise including;

  • Research and Pilot Scale Supercritical CO2 and Solvent Extraction
  • Sample preparation equipment (dryers, mills and homogenizers)
  • Analysis equipment (HPLC, GC-MS, IR, etc.)

We offer specialized testing in the cannabis and brewery and hops industries. to provide testing services in the following areas:

  • Cannabis
    • Cannabinoid testing
    • Terpene profiling
    • Residual solvent testing¬†
    • Moisture
  • Craft Brewers
    • O2 & CO2
    • Density
    • Alcohol content
    • Colour (ASBC or EBC)
    • Turbidity (Haze)
    • Real, original and apparent extract
    • Alpha and beta acids (hops)
    • Essential oils (hops)

Loyalist College: Collaborating with Craft Brewers

We can also support customized training opportunities in any of the above areas as well.


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