Behind-the-Scenes of Cannabis Extraction
The cannabis industry moves fast and the ever-changing science of cannabis extraction is no different. Scientific innovations from experienced companies are starting to leave their mark and people are… Read More »
One Ton Per Day Hemp Extraction Facility
Given our popular post, “One Ton Per Day Cannabis Extraction Facility,” we wanted to follow up with a recent extraktLAB® customer, SC Botanicals, and showcase their gratitude for our equipment in their… Read More »
CO2 vs. Ethanol Extraction: Safety Concerns
Op-Ed by Cole Holstrom, Senior Technical Advisor
I see it all the time. Investors are understandably focused on the return on investment with their cannabis and hemp extraction equipment. I watch them… Read More »
New extract trends - are they initially worth it?
New extract trends in the cannabis industry are bound to crop up from time to time, and yet they’re still just a dime a dozen. New products often require years of research and development (R&D), in addition… Read More »
What To Consider When Buying A CO2 Extractor
When I first meet someone considering a CO2 extractor, they are often overwhelmed. There are so many parameters and options to consider that meaningful comparisons can seem impossible. For example, your… Read More »
Winterization in 30 Seconds! No Problem
Want to know how to winterize tens of kilograms of crude oil with essentially zero cycle time on the process? Read on to learn about First In First Out (FIFO) manufacturing lanes and how they are used… Read More »
How to Extract One Ton per Day
How much space does 1-ton of biomass occupy?
Answer: the volume depends on a couple key factors including size of the trim or grind, the water content of the trim, and how it is packaged.
Suppliers usually… Read More »
The Costs of Large-Scale Ethanol Extraction
So, you are looking for a manufacturing facility that will enable you to extract thousands of acres of hemp or other plant material? What easier way than with ethanol? You get some food-grade ethanol,… Read More »
Late Model Reliability of extraktLAB
We have noticed many extraction equipment companies coming out of the woodwork lately. Some have attempted to knock off our designs - and for good reason. The extraktLAB® supercritical CO2 extraction equipment… Read More »
What Is the Best Botanical Extraction Method?
What is the best method for botanical extraction? Even though the cheapest and most popular method for botanical oil extraction continues to be hydrocarbon (volatile) in nature, the technological advances… Read More »
How to Extract Cannabis Oils from Trim
What Is Cannabis Trim?
Trim refers to the trichome-rich outer leaves that encompass the cannabis flower (or “bud”). The overall cannabinoid content of these leaves can range from 10-15%, and high-grade… Read More »