Encore Labs is a complete-service cannabis testing lab in Pasadena, California, delivering all testing demands essential by California’s Bureau of Cannabis Handle (BCC). The BCC needs that cannabis items becoming sold in licensed dispensaries be tested for cannabinoid potency, heavy metals, microbial impurities, moisture content material and water activity, mycotoxins, residual pesticides, residual solvents and processing chemical substances, foreign components and terpenes. It is Encore Labs’ aim to assure the excellent and potency of all cannabis items whilst making sure regulatory suggestions are met in the state of California.
Encore Labs gives speedy turnaround occasions on a constant basis. They take pride in supplying superb buyer service without having diminishing the excellent of the perform that they do. Their group of laboratory analysts/technicians are passionate about the business and will in no way compromise their integrity just to make an further buck.
Co-Founder, Spencer Wong, mentions their individual connection with customers. “Our buyers do not just see us as their testing laboratory, they see Encore Labs as their laboratory companion,” says Wong. “Besides performing analytical testing, we have worked with several buyers to assist formulate new items and do root lead to evaluation to pinpoint inefficiencies in their manufacturing operations and cultivation farms.”
ISO/IEC 17025 Accreditation has been incredibly precious to Encore Labs, specially relating to the new cannabis testing business. “Our expertise with Perry Johnson Laboratory Accreditation, Inc. has been excellent and has permitted for a quite smooth and simple initial accreditation approach. Their employees has been knowledgeable and responsive each step of the way,” says Wong.
Accreditation establishes that measures are becoming taken relating to excellent and that laboratories are meeting and exceeding the highest testing requirements. It also gives additional assurance and self-assurance in information benefits as effectively as validated solutions, employees education procedures, gear calibration and prosperous participation in proficiency testing/interlaboratory comparisons.
Beginning out with 1500 square feet of laboratory space, inside the final year Encore Labs has doubled its perform region. In order to meet the increasing demand of the cannabis testing business, they have added plans to when once more double in size by the finish of 2019, as effectively as open a second laboratory by the finish of 2020.