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Lab Results over 100% Purity

By | April 16th, 2018|potency, science|

Over the last several years, there’s been a demand for higher potency cannabis products. Recently, manufacturers have developed the methodology to purify certain cannabinoids, typically THC-A and CBD-A, into their ultra-pure crystalline form. These products are then sold directly to consumers and marketed as “Diamonds" and other unique marketing naming conventions. Prior to going [...]

Certified for Pesticide Testing

By | February 7th, 2018|news, pesticides|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: For more info, please contact: Mike Branvold, President Agricor Laboratories 720.460.3489 support@agricorlabs.com Denver, Colorado, February 7th, 2018 – Agricor Laboratories, the leading marijuana testing facility in Colorado is pleased to announce that they are the first Marijuana Testing Laboratory awarded Certification for Pesticide Analysis in the State of Colorado. "For the past year [...]

Letter from the President – Terpene Launch

By | December 2nd, 2017|news, terpenes|

Dear Licensed Marijuana Industry, I’m writing to introduce one of the most exciting events to hit Cannabis analytics since testing began. Agricor Laboratories has launched the first-ever truly quantitative Terpene analysis for marijuana flower and concentrate products. On November 1st, we ran a soft-launch to challenge our ancillary systems, ensuring they would support the [...]

Terpene Testing now available

By | December 1st, 2017|news, science|

The Colorado cannabis marketplace is maturing and becoming more difficult for manufacturers to stand out. There is a wide selection of products to choose from with varying quality and price. As a wholesale manufacturer, how do you separate yourself from the competition? As a purchaser, how do you find the product that is right for [...]

State Licensing Authority Adopts Permanent Rules

By | November 22nd, 2017|MED, potency|

On November 21st, the Marijuana Enforcement Division announced that Revised Medical Marijuana Rules, 1 CCR 212-1 and Revised Retail Marijuana Rules, 1 CCR 212-2 will go into effect on January 1, 2018. Below is the announcement from the MED. Dear Marijuana Enforcement Division Stakeholders: As part of the Marijuana Enforcement Division's 2017 [...]

MED Industry Bulletin 17-08

By | October 2nd, 2017|MED, potency|

On October 2nd, 2017, the Marijuana Enforcement Division (MED) issued industry bulletin 17-08 in regards to required medical marijuana concentrate and marijuana-infused product potency testing stating, “... the Marijuana Enforcement Division is implementing expanded mandatory Medical Marijuana potency testing beginning Wednesday, November 1, 2017.  On this date, all Medical Marijuana Optional Premises Cultivations and Medical Marijuana‐Infused Products [...]

MED Industry Bulletin 17-06

By | August 9th, 2017|MED, microbial|

On August 8th, 2017, the Marijuana Enforcement Division (MED) issued an industry-wide bulletin in regards to failed microbial contaminant testing stating, “The state licensing authority shall give the licensee an opportunity to RETEST THE PRODUCT AND IF THE SECOND TEST ALSO INDICATES THE PRESENCE OF QUANTITIES OF ANY SUBSTANCE DETERMINED TO BE INJURIOUS TO HEALTH THEN THE [...]

CDPHE Updates Microbial Testing

By | December 27th, 2016|CDPHE, microbial, news, science|

NEW RULE FROM CDPHE REGARDING MICROBIAL CONTAMINANT TESTING Dear Agricor Laboratories Customer, On Monday, December 5th, the CDPHE announced to all marijuana testing laboratories that those using the 3M Rapid Yeast and Mold Petrifilms are no longer allowed to insufficiently complete their incubation in 48 hours. Rather, the CDPHE now recognizes proper incubation times of 60 [...]

Medical Marijuana Testing to start November 1

By | October 9th, 2016|metrc, news, science|

On Friday, October 7th, the Department of Revenue issued an Industry-Wide Bulletin stating that beginning Tuesday, November 1, 2016, all Medical Marijuana Optional Premises Cultivations are required to comply with rule M 1503(B). This rule states: The MED recommends reviewing the M 1500 series of rules in 1 CCR 212-1 for all requirements related [...]

Agricor Labs certified for Residual Solvent Analysis

By | April 20th, 2016|residuals, science|

Agricor Labs is now certified with the CDPHE to test for Residual Solvent Analysis (RSA). We developed our methodology to exceed the requirements set by the CDPHE with the end goal of providing the most accurate results in Colorado. We accomplished this using Headspace GC-MS . This delivers unparalleled precision compared to GC/FID .  Call us today at: (720) [...]