Testing for THC potency and cannabinoid profile in hemp samples tells growers and extractors what compounds are present and in relative quantities.
Terpenes are organic compounds in botanicals that determine its aroma, flavors and effects. Analysis of terpenes tells extractors what can be expected from their samples
Pesticides are commonly used in the growing process and the government has standards for human consumption. This analysis assures growers and extractors that pesticides are at safe levels.
The CBD extraction process involves the use of chemical solvents. This analysis answers the question of how much residual solvent is in the oil sample.
It's common for plants grown in greenhouses to have bacteria, fungi or yeast. This test checks levels of these harmful organisms.
Hemp absorbs heavy metals that can be at an unsafe level.