Solvent Industry Insights Blog

Colin Darcel

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Black Market to Wall Street: A Complete History of Cannabis in Canada
Cannabis production and profits have been through ups and downs in Canada. Fully criminalized in 1923, cannabis wasn’t popular and neither was its production. T...
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What is Involved in New York State’s Cannabis Legalization?
New York state residents got to celebrate 4/20 legally this year with the state passing a bill for recreational cannabis use last month. After Mexico had passed...
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Mexico Set to Legalize Recreational Use of Cannabis and Hemp Products
Although cannabis and hemp have been used for medicinal purposes in several parts of the world, the legalization of the plant for recreational use is a relative...
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How to Purchase Ethanol for Cannabis or Hemp Oil Extraction
There are multiple processes used to extract cannabis oil, one of the most common types is solvent extraction. The main types of solvent used in this process ar...
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What is THC and CBD Isolate, and What Equipment is Needed to Produce it?
An isolate in the cannabis industry is the purest product you can achieve. After extracting crude oil from the initial biomass, then winterizing, decarboxylatin...
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What is the Fractional Distillation Process in Solvent Recovery?
Fractional distillation is a solvent recycling process that can be used for solvent purification as well as oil refining. It is used for separating complex mixt...
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Cannabis and Hemp Extraction Methods: What is Ethanol Extraction?
Advancements in technology have allowed manufacturers to produce higher-quality cannabis products, while at the same time significantly improving their profit m...
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