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CO2 Extraction Process

Supercritical CO2 extraction method and technology is widely used to extract essential oils from plants, for example, extract industrial hemp or cannabis to CBD oil.

Supercritical CO2 Extraction of Peppermint Oil

Four extraction methods of peppermint essential oil

Peppermint CO2 Oil The dry aerial part of peppermint, a plant of the Lamiaceae family, whose volatile oil has a strong refreshing fragrance and is good medicine. It has the functions of dredging wind, heat dissipation, expectorant, detoxification, bacteriostasis, and anti-oxidation. It is used to treat wind-heat, colds, and headaches. , Red eyes, sore throat, toothache, etc. For peppermint volatile… Read more »Four extraction methods of peppermint essential oil

CO2 extract black pepper oil

Supercritical CO2 extraction of black pepper oil

Black pepper essential oil Black pepper mainly contains piperine, piperine, piperine, and volatile oil components (such as phellandrene, caryophyllene, β-pinene, carene, piperine, α-water anise terpene, lemon terpene, linalool, pepper Aldehydes, etc.), so it has a strong aroma and pungent spicy taste and is a kind of spice that people love today. Recent studies have shown that pepper is active in… Read more »Supercritical CO2 extraction of black pepper oil

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4 Tips for CO2 Extraction Equipment Cleaning and Maintenance

Any industry that uses large-scale equipment knows that proper CO2 extraction equipment cleaning and maintenance is crucial to producing safe, quality products. This is especially true for industries that make products for consumption, such as CBD or Essential oil. Determine a Cleaning Schedule As with any machinery, maintaining a consistent cleaning schedule is key to ensuring residue does not build… Read more »4 Tips for CO2 Extraction Equipment Cleaning and Maintenance

CBD Oil CO2 Extraction Method

4 Critical Considerations for CO2 Extraction of Cannabis

Extraction is a separation technique seeking to separate a target compound from its matrix. This is not the same as chromatography, filtration, or distillation. The goal is to selectively remove the compounds desired from the resin.Within the cannabis and hemp industries, the utility of CO2 for extracting cannabinoids and terpenes from dried plant material is widely known and accepted. As… Read more »4 Critical Considerations for CO2 Extraction of Cannabis

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5 Critical Extraction Yield Considerations in CO2 Extraction

Biomass Potency Selecting high-quality cannabis biomass is a crucial first step in creating high-quality cannabis distillate. As the cannabis industry expands with new-to-industry professionals, we find it important to start by defining the term “biomass”. What is Cannabis Biomass? It’s a common misconception that cannabis distillates are produced from the same flower that is packaged and sold to be smoked.… Read more »5 Critical Extraction Yield Considerations in CO2 Extraction

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Extraction Explained: Solventless vs Hydrocarbon

The terms residual solvent and residual solvent analysis get thrown around pretty regularly in the extraction industry. Solventless vs Solvents There are many methods of extraction used in the cannabis industry today: hydrocarbons like butane and propane, alcohols like methanol and ethanol, supercritical CO2, and solventless elements like water and liquid nitrogen. All of these products have an application in… Read more »Extraction Explained: Solventless vs Hydrocarbon

BHO vs. CO2 Extraction: Which is Better?

BHO vs. CO2 Extraction: Battle of the Big Two Extraction Methods

The extraction process for cannabis concentrate is a complex and often misunderstood subject, solvent-based extraction is the most viable and efficient method for commercial purposes. What is the best solvent for hemp/CBD extraction? The two most popular solvents are light hydrocarbons (butane and propane) and carbon dioxide (CO2), it’s essential to understand the differences between butane hash oil (BHO) and… Read more »BHO vs. CO2 Extraction: Battle of the Big Two Extraction Methods