Differences between Shatter and Wax, Crumble, and Budder


  The global cannabis concentrate market was valued at $3.5 billion in 2022 (Grandview Research). Far from a straightforward space, this broad category contains a multitude of possibilities for types of extraction and SKUs. But for the average recreational consumer, shatter, wax, crumble, and budder are the names that matter, making them the most common…

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The Cannabis Extractor’s Guide To Edibles


Market Overview If you’re considering making edibles or already have a cannabis processing lab that isn’t making them yet, this guide is for you. Cannabis-infused edibles with THC, CBD, or other cannabinoid blends present some of the highest-margin opportunities in the entire industry. They’re also extremely popular with consumer cohorts, and for good reason. According…

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Solvent Recovery Systems – A Guide to Hydrocarbon Recovery

One of the most important steps of successful hydrocarbon extraction (see our complete guide) is the recovery of the hydrocarbon solvent that is used during the cannabis extraction process. Solvent recovery is generally associated with ethanol but this article specifically pertains to the recovery of hydrocarbon solvents in a closed-loop cannabis extraction system. To properly recover the hydrocarbon…

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