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Extractor of the Month | May

By Vitalis | May 16, 2018

Björn Fritzsche, Sweet Cannabis Who are you and where do you work? My name is Björn Fritzsche and I am the Processing Manager at Sweet Cannabis in Portland, Oregon. We’re a recreational cannabis processor and make a variety of products, including co2 vape pens, the Toko line as well as a variety of health products […]

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Top 5 Misconceptions in CO2 Extraction

By Vitalis | May 9, 2018

There can be a lot of misconceptions in extraction, which can lead to confusion and misunderstanding. Here are 5 ideas that are continually observed, as well as a little bit of enlightenment on the truth. It’s All 420 The stigma around cannabis and hemp is well rooted – and centers heavily on – theatrical depictions […]

Licensing and Regulations for Extraction Efforts

By Vitalis | May 2, 2018

Demand for high-quality cannabis extracts is surging. Fresh recreational and medical laws continue to burst into existence. Nearly a dozen states are considering adopting pro-cannabis laws this year. Old-fashioned extraction efforts are blazing back into popularity. Supercritical CO2 extraction has long been a staple in the food and beverage industry. Cannabis manufacturers, however, have historically […]

Cannabis and Hemp Process

The Process from Plant to Product

By Vitalis | April 23, 2018

  Understanding the Process There are a lot of steps required in putting together a successful processing business. Learn more about pre-processing, extraction, post-processing, and what equipment you’ll need in this handy infographic providing a simple overview of the process and equipment involved, from cultivation to final product. Still have questions? Contact the team at Vitalis […]

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Extractor of the Month | April

By Vitalis | April 19, 2018

Elliot Hebert, Extract Labs What do you do? General Manager and Co2 Extraction Lead Describe a typical day. Working as hard as the day is long How did you get into extraction? By sticking with what I love and having the right people around me. What is the best part of your job? Making medicine […]

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Extraction Systems: Why Certify?

By Vitalis | April 18, 2018

As legalization approaches across North America, interest in extracting cannabis or hemp oil is exploding. Carbon Dioxide (CO2) is becoming a popular choice for cannabis oil extraction because of its low environmental impact and the non toxic nature. However in order for CO2 to become an effective solvent it must be pressurized somewhere between 400 […]

Why You Should Extract CBD with Terpenes

By Vitalis | March 20, 2018

You’ve heard of CBD extraction – but do you know why it’s important to extract terpenes in the process? Cannabinoids aren’t the only beneficial part of the cannabis plant. When CBD extraction neglects terpenes, patients miss out on many important benefits. Fortunately, new CBD extraction technology has made terpene extraction easier than ever. Wondering why […]

Cannabis oil and young cannabis

CO2 Extraction Oil Applications

By Vitalis | February 14, 2018

Do you know these common CO2 extraction oil applications? There are many different and fascinating uses for CO2 oils. Whether you’re interested in going into business or just extraction for home use, it’s helpful to know all the different ways to use CO2 oils. With the increasing popularity of extracts in today’s cannabis market, there […]

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Vitalis Extraction Technology announces deal with HempAmericana

By Vitalis | February 5, 2018

Kelowna Engineering & Manufacturing Company supplying extraction equipment to New York CBD Oil Producer Kelowna, BC, February 2, 2018 – Kelowna engineering and manufacturing company, Vitalis Extraction Technology, is pleased to announce their working relationship with HempAmericana (OTCPK:HMPQ), a New York-based CBD Oil production company. Vitalis is completing construction and installation of a 200L supercritical […]

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