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CO2 Extraction Without Winterization

By Marketing | August 8, 2019

Carbon dioxide (CO2) is an excellent choice of solvent for extraction of natural compounds. The technology has been used successfully in commercial applications for over 40 years, including hop extraction, herb and spice extraction, oilseed extraction, and coffee decaffeination. CO2 is non-flammable, non-toxic, cheap, and readily available in large quantities at high purity. The extraction […]

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Standard System Maintenance

By Marketing | August 1, 2019

IT’S EASIER THAN YOU THINK When you own or operate performance-driven machinery, one thing you’re constantly aware of is the day-to-day maintenance and upkeep. Certainly, a person driving a Ferrari makes sure that they keep up with their oil changes, washes the vehicle on a regular basis, keeps air in the tires, and every now […]

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INFOGRAPHIC: Payment Milestones and Services

By Marketing | July 25, 2019

What happens when you start working with Vitalis? Supporting Your Business Success Right From the Start Vitalis is the global leader in CO2 extraction solutions. Right from your initial deposit, a wealth of services and support are available to assist your company and pave the way for success. Check out the infographic to see all […]

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When Outfitting Your Lab, Choose CO2. Here’s Why:

By Marketing | July 18, 2019

THE DIFFERENCES IN CANNABIS EXTRACTION TECHNOLOGIES The cannabis industry today is comprised of three main extraction technologies; carbon dioxide (CO2), ethanol and hydrocarbons. Although these extraction methods are different, they all try to achieve the same objective of extracting valuable compounds from cannabis plant material. The main compounds targeted by these extraction systems are cannabinoids […]

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High-Volume Extraction

By Marketing | July 11, 2019

WHY YOUR CHOICE IS CO2 With harvest imminent, many businesses are examining extraction systems that have the capacity to process large volumes of biomass. When considering options to deal with these quantities, ethanol extraction tends to be top-of-mind. Ethanol is well known for its ability to perform extractions with short run-times, meaning more batches per […]

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Buying Tips: Not All Machines Are Created Equal

By Marketing | July 4, 2019

SAVE TIME, EFFORT AND STRESS WITH THESE CONSIDERATIONS When looking at extraction equipment, there are a lot of things to keep in mind. Price, reliability, safety and performance are top criteria that come readily to mind. For any business owner, procurement manager or buyer, the key goal is to ensure that they get a good […]

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GMP Overview Part 2: To GMP or not to GMP

By Marketing | June 27, 2019

To GMP or not to GMP Within the cannabis industry, there are some clear advantages to being GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) certified. Further, having a good understanding of these GMP regulations is highly beneficial when it comes to bringing cannabis products to market. Whether a company embraces GMP or not will be determined by many […]

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Vitalis Writer Publishes Second Article in 3 Part Series

By Marketing | June 20, 2019

KRISTA KULCZYCKI PROVIDES INSIGHT AND BACKGROUND ON YIELDS Vitalis Technical and Scientific Writer, Krista Kulczycki has just published the second of a three-part series dedicated to understanding the concept of yields – a contentious topic in extraction circles. The piece, published in Cannabis Science & Technology magazine, focuses on the impact of material preparation, and […]

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The Cannabis Potcast – Extracting the Future of Cannabis

By Marketing | June 13, 2019

The latest episode of the Cannabis Potcast hit the airwaves last week, featuring an interview with Vitalis CTO James Seabrook. The show, available on Apple Podcasts and across the internet, explores the ever-changing landscape of Canadian cannabis culture, and features interviews and topics specific to the industry and lifestyle across the country. Hosted by radio […]

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