Microbial Impurity and Virus Testing Solutions

Comprehensive analysis for microbiological contaminants

Microbiological contaminant testing detects trace amounts of chemical pesticides, fungicides and plant growth regulator (PGR) residues in flowers, finished products, biomass, liquids, solids, material inputs, and more.

Why is microbiological contaminant and pathogen testing important?

  • The same conditions that are ideal for cultivation can also be ideal for the proliferation of microorganisms, bacteria, and pathogens.
  • Microbiological contaminants can easily establish a foothold at any stage of the production process, leading to substantial loss of product and costly remediation.
  • Viruses such as Hop Latent Viroid (HLVd) can significantly diminish the quality and yield of cannabis/hemp.

More options. Fast results.

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Target as many as 19 organisms and 3 viroids

  • Standard, state-specific, and custom test panels
  • Choose single- or multiple-state test panels
  • Ideal for quality assurance analysis
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Standardized test methodology for rapid, repeatable results

  • Cutting-edge real-time quantitative polymerase chain reaction (qPCR)
  • Traditional plating/culture testing
  • Rigorous, routine process inspections and data audits
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Easy, secure access to your test data

  • Instant notifications throughout the testing process
  • Customer Service Portal streamlines reporting and data management

Shelf-life testing

Ensure product stability

  • Confirm integrity with product label claims (potency/terpenes)
  • Verify contaminants are not imparted from packaging or by storage conditions
  • Identify potential quality degradation or spoilage with real-time or accelerated aging process

Let’s talk about your testing needs

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