August 20, 2020

Cannabis’ First Portable HPLC Now Delivers 11+ Cannabinoids

Next Gen LightLab 3 Lets Non-technical Users Test Like a Laboratory - Orange Photonics, a cannabis testing instrumentation provider, announced the release of LightLab 3 its next generation, portable, high-performance liquid chromatography-based analyzer. LightLab is designed for non-technical users in cannabis-specific testing applications.

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April 20, 2020

LightLab in the Movies

It’s no secret that LightLab is a great tool for quality control and compliance in cannabis and hemp. Most people don’t know that there are several famous LightLabs out there.

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November 5, 2019

Testing for Truth Part 6: The Mystery of the Unknown Cannabinoid

By Dylan Wilks, CTO In Testing for Truth Part 5, we tested some old cannabis samples that were at least 10 years old.  The results were a little unexpected.  In brief, we expected to see lots of Cannabinol (CBN) and lots of Delta 9-THC.  The typical degradation story for cannabis is that the plant makes Tetrahydrocannabinolic Acid (THCA), then that... View Article

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October 2, 2019

Hemp’s Headache Over – Portable THC Test with LightLab Cannabis Analyzer by Orange Photonics

NEW LONDON, NH – LightLab, by Orange Photonics, is the only portable, cannabis tester which can accurately determine the difference between hemp and adult use cannabis (marijuana) in a non-lab setting. LightLab Cannabis Analyzer is used by hundreds of regulators, law enforcement, and cultivators to accurately quantify THC content and other cannabinoids in cannabis plants and plant derived products. “As... View Article

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January 16, 2019

My Tincture Is 2%. How Much CBD Is in the Bottle?

Potency calculations seem simple at first glance, but they can get complicated quickly. This is especially true for tinctures, where the percent weight doesn’t easily translate to an understandable dosage. Let’s say your lab or LightLab reports 2% CBD in your tincture; how does that translate to milligrams CBD per bottle? Read on to find out!

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