Cannabis

How Much Does It Cost California Cannabis Growers to Safety Test?

April 23, 2020
Study Finds High Cost to Disposing of Rejected Product

The high cost of testing cannabis in California leads to higher prices for the consumer, which could drive consumers to unlicensed markets.

new study from researchers at the University of California, Davis, finds the safety tests cost growers about 10 percent of the average wholesale price of legal cannabis. The biggest share of this expense comes from failing the test.

UC Davis Partners With DEA-Approved Company to Conduct Cannabis Research

August 13, 2019
Researchers Will Seek to Better Understand the Science of Cannabis

Researchers at the University of California, Davis, have partnered with a federally compliant pharmaceutical company to analyze the chemical and biological profiles of cannabis for the benefit of law enforcement, health care providers and scientific professionals.