Sativa Labs encourages clients to understand the requirements of state and federal laws specific to their locations and operations. Our offerings represent our best effort to service clients based on industry norms and federal authority guidance. We are happy to work with you to develop testing packages that better conform to your needs.
Determine the total Δ9-THC percentage in cannabis flower and extracts to ensure compliance with federal and state regulations.
Determine the percentage of 15 cannabinoids by HPLC-UV/Vis, including THC, THCA, CBD, and CBDA. For a full list, see here.
Determine the percent moisture in cannabis flower by the loss-on-drying method.
**Required to calculate cannabinoids percentage on a dry-weight basis.
Determine the percentage of 23 terpenes commonly found in cannabis by GC/MS. For a full list, see here.
Residual Solvents Testing
Screen for the presence of 36 residual solvent impurities by GC/MS. For a full list, see here.
Test both hemp plant materials and oils intended for human consumption for microbial contamination. Plant material tests include total aerobic plate count, total yeast and mold count (TYMC), total coliform and E. coli, as well as Salmonella. Test oils intended for human consumption for total aerobic microbial count (TAMC), bile-tolerant Gram-negative bacteria, E. coli, Salmonella, Staphylococcus aureus, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Candida albicans.
Screen for the presence of 48 pesticide and fungicide residues by UPLC-MS/MS. For a full list, see here.
Screen for the presence of Aflatoxins B1, B2, G1, G2 and Ochratoxin A by UPLC-MS/MS.
Heavy Metals Testing
Screen for the presence of arsenic, cadmium, lead and mercury by ICP-OES and CVAA.
Screen for physical impurities such as hairs, insects, eggs, packing materials and other filth using PLM.
Full Panel Testing
Package including cannabinoids, pesticides, mycotoxins, heavy metals, and microbiology.