Sample prepping for injection ahead of chromatographic separation

At Organigram, we take potency testing seriously to ensure the highest quality products for our customers. In this photo, samples are being prepared for injection ahead of chromatographic separation.

Inflated THC levels have become a hot topic in the cannabis industry of late, so we asked our Senior VP of R&D and Innovation Borna Zlamalik what could lead to elevated percentages.

“The first level inflation is when growers cherry-pick a sample instead of a truly random and representative sample selection,” said Borna. “This will yield an additional 3-4% over the regular curve and variance.” 

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