Pesticides Testing


Highgrade Labs performs pesticide residue testing in accordance with the regulatory requirements of each state within which it is licensed. Platforms and methods were developed and tailored to the requirements of each state program in order to exceed specific minimum detection limits established for recognized hazards.

What instrument do we use?
Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS),Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (GC-MS/MS) from Agilent Technologies.
What products can we test?
Flower, Concentrates, and Infused Products.
Why testing for pesticides is important:
Pesticides on an apple can be washed off with no harm to the consumer. But pesticides on cannabis that are then exposed to high heat can turn into hydrogen cyanide and other deadly poisons