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California Cannabis Testing Lab Suspended After Failing To Test For Pesticides

California Cannabis Testing Lab Suspended After Failing To Test For Pesticides

Testing cannabis for molds, toxic metals and pesticides poses many challenges, some of which have little to do with the mechanisms of the scientific rigors of the actual testing process. Properly working the heavy machinery found in marijuana testing labs such as centrifuges and chromatography equipment takes an in-depth understanding of the machinery and the […]

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Marijuana Industry to Remain Cash Industry in Las Vegas and Around the Country for Years

Marijuana Industry to Remain Cash Industry in Las Vegas and Around the Country for Years

There are many challenges facing the cannabis industry in Las Vegas and around the country, not least of which are the banking problems. Few banking solutions have been found for marijuana companies in Las Vegas, and the solutions that have been discovered only highlight just how challenging working with banks can be when it comes […]

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Digipath Appoints Two New Directors to its Board

Digipath Appoints Two New Directors to its Board

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Digipath, Inc. (DIGP), an independent cannabis lab testing and media company, is pleased to announce the appointment of two new directors; Dr. Cindy Orser, PhD. and Mr. Bruce Raben. Dr. Orser is the Chief Science Officer (“CSO”) of Digipath’s wholly owned subsidiary, Digipath Labs, Inc. As CSO of Digipath Labs since 2014, Cindy has […]

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The Demise of California’s Cannabis Banking Solution, Senate Bill 930

The Demise of California’s Cannabis Banking Solution, Senate Bill 930

The banking problems for the cannabis industry are beginning to feel insurmountable. The most recent news is out of California where legislators were constructing a banking solution for the state’s cannabis industry with Senate Bill 930. The bill would have created a state chartered banking system that would have allowed marijuana businesses around the state […]

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DEA to Issue Press Release on 2019 Increase in Federally Grown Marijuana

DEA to Issue Press Release on 2019 Increase in Federally Grown Marijuana

People that read the press release set to be published in the Federal Register soon by the DEA may roll their eyes. It is the same story from the DEA on how they are going to expand the amount of federally grown marijuana for research purposes. In particular, the expansion of the cultivators may draw […]

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What Americans Believe is the Truth About Cannabis Health Risks

What Americans Believe is the Truth About Cannabis Health Risks

The Annals of Internal Medicine released a report recently that surveyed 16,280 adults in the United States to determine what Americans believe is the truth about cannabis health risks. A University of California, San Francisco physician and professor, Dr. Salomeh Keyhani, led the study funded by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. The team of […]

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Driving High; Understanding How Cannabis Affects Your Ability to Drive

Driving High; Understanding How Cannabis Affects Your Ability to Drive

There are many controversial topics surrounding the legalization of cannabis. There are many cannabis advocates that would argue there is little reason to even conduct cannabis lab testing since many consumers have been consuming untested cannabis for a long time without any recognizable side effects. People are worrying about the influence of marijuana legalization and […]

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Cannabis Destruction in California

Cannabis Destruction in California

California’s July 1st deadline for any cannabis that did not meet the new state regulations set by the passage of Proposition 64 or the Adult Use of Marijuana Act has come and gone. New regulations require that all California cannabis sold commercially be lab tested, packaged and labeled properly. The result was a massive fire […]

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The New Analytical Laboratory Director for Digipath Labs, Dr. Yunfeng Pan

The New Analytical Laboratory Director for Digipath Labs, Dr. Yunfeng Pan

LAS VEGAS, July 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Digipath, Inc. (DIGP), a service-oriented independent testing laboratory and media firm focused on the developing cannabis market, is pleased to announce that Dr. Yunfeng Pan, PhD, has joined Digipath Labs as its Analytical Laboratory Director with oversight of analytical testing procedures. Dr. Pan brings to Digipath key skills in organizational leadership, project management, […]

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The Good and the Bad of Adult-Use Las Vegas Marijuana After One Year

The Good and the Bad of Adult-Use Las Vegas Marijuana After One Year

We are still waiting on two months worth of data for how much marijuana was sold and how much tax revenue was generated by Las Vegas marijuana dispensaries and the rest of Nevada after one year of adult-use cannabis. There were celebrations and deals galore in Sin City for the one year anniversary, including a […]

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