Oklahoma Cannabis Compliance Testing

The Oklahoma compliance test the analysis performed on cannabis and cannabis-derived products to assess whether or not the sample meets the requirements set forth by the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority (OMMA). The success or failure of the sample provided will determine if the business is legally able to sell these products. The Oklahoma cannabis compliance testing process starts with ensuring the proper documentation is presented to the lab prior to testing. Client information is obtain such as license number, address of the distributor as well as the license and address of the grower, processor, dispensary, or patient. Information such as product sample, strain name, batch id number, batch size, harvest or production date is required to be given to the lab to create a chain of custody and prepare the order.

Potency Testing

Potency testing isĀ  performed by liquid chromatography with UV detectors to determine the amount of major cannabinoids

Microbiological Testing

Microbiological testing is required for Oklahoma Compliance to ensure cannabis products are free of bacteria, yeast, mold, and other toxins.

Pesticide residue

Pesticides are chemical additives used to prevent insects and fungi from contaminating crops.

Terpene Testing

Terpenes are the naturally occurring aromatic compounds in cannabis that contribute to its unique scent, flavor, and may even potentiate the wellness benefits of cannabis.

Water Activity

Water Activity is used to determine the propensity of a product to grow mold or fungus and is measured using a water activity meter.

Moisture Content

Moisture content is the percentage of water retained by cannabis flower.

Heavy Metals

Cannabis is a bioaccumulating plant that can absorb heavy metals from the soil in which it is grown.

Residual Solvents

Various chemical solvents are used in several types of extractions to produce concentrated cannabis products, and many of the solvents are hazardous when inhaled or ingested.

Mycotoxins

Mycotoxins are neurotoxic compounds produced by certain species of mold (such as Aspergillus) and fungus.