On September 21, 2018, the Marijuana Enforcement Division (MED), Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE), and the Colorado Department of Agriculture (CDA) issued a joint industry bulletin regarding the scope and extent of permitted testing on industrial hemp by retail marijuana testing facility licensees. JOINT INDUSTRY BULLETIN Key Takeaways [...]
On June 29, 2018, the Marijuana Enforcement Division (MED) issued industry bulletin 18-07 in regards to mandatory pesticide testing for medical and retail marijuana flower. BULLETIN 18-07 Key Takeaways EFFECTIVE DATE: August 1, 2018 REQUIRED PRODUCT CATEGORIES: Medical and Retail Marijuana Flower only. YOU CAN BEGIN PROCESS VALIDATION STARTING JULY [...]
The barriers to entry for a marijuana testing facility in Colorado are relatively low. As a result, this has led to a wide variance in test methodologies and the results laboratories report. This variance can be frustrating for marijuana businesses as they depend on accurate data for product formulation/dosing, maintaining/improving process controls for extraction, and truth [...]
On September 28th, 2017, the Marijuana Enforcement Division (MED) and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) informed all Colorado Medical Marijuana Testing facilities that potency testing for Medical Marijuana infused-products and concentrates will start November 1st. To read the current Medical Marijuana Rules and MED Industry Bulletin 17-08, click the links below. [...]
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 [...]
Agricor Laboratories, Colorado’s leading marijuana testing laboratory, is now certified for Medical Marijuana Testing. Specifically, we are certified for the following laboratory services: Potency Testing, Microbial Contaminant Testing, and Residual Solvent Analysis. For more information, please give us a call at (720) 460-3489.
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) [...]