August 18, 2023

FDA Chooses LightLab Cannabis Analyzer to Enhance Consumer Safety and Regulation in the Cannabis Industry

Orange Photonics, a pioneer in revolutionizing HPLC technology, is proud to announce that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has selected the LightLab 3 High Sensitivity (HS) Cannabis Analyzer to play a pivotal role in its efforts to regulate the national cannabis industry. This move comes after numerous international and state regulatory agencies have successfully implemented LightLab 3 HS to support consumer safety and business licensure.

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August 8, 2023

The Future of Potency Testing: Orange Photonics Revolutionizes HPLC Science with Portable, Edibles-Capable Cannabis Analyzer for Non-Technical Users

Orange Photonics, a pioneering leader in the cannabis testing industry, proudly reports on the unprecedented impact of LightLab 3 High Sensitivity (HS) Cannabis Analyzer.  Launched in November 2022, this groundbreaking analytical instrument has been driving cannabis industry and infrastructure growth by providing the robust analytical capabilities of high-performance liquid chromatography, at the point of need.

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July 25, 2023

Trichome Morphology and Density Study Presented at ASHA Annual Conference

Orange Photonics is proud to sponsor Steven Philpott Jr.’s scientific presentation at the American Society for Horticultural Science (ASHS) Annual Conference, taking place in Orlando, FL from July 31 to August 4, 2023. Steven’s study opens the door for a deeper exploration into how the morphology and density of trichomes affect cannabinoid concentrations. His work also supports the future development and standardization of best practices for hemp farmers nationwide.

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June 21, 2023

MITA Unshackled Podcast: LightLab in the Spotlight

The Orange Photonics team recently exhibited at MJ Unpacked in New York and while there, had the opportunity to connect with the team from Arizona-based Marijuana Industry Trade Association (MITA). Jill Carreiro, Orange Photonics’ VP of Sales, took part in the MITA Unshackled Podcast.

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May 18, 2023

Solar Cannabis Co. Relies on LightLab Cannabis Analyzer

Solar Cannabis Co, a vertically-integrated operation based in Somerset, Massachusetts, uses Orange Photonics’ LightLab Cannabis Analyzer during pre-harvest to understand the best growth cycle for each of their cannabis strains. Erin Kinnane, Director of Post-Harvest, recently spoke with Mitch Pfeiffer of Respect My Region about what it takes to successfully cultivate, harvest, cure and manufacture 67,000 square feet of canopy, and she shares how LightLab plays a key role in the process.

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April 25, 2023

Hudson Botanical Processing & LightLab Cannabis Analyzer

Hudson Botanical Processing, home to the Nimbus Cannabis Co. brand, uses LightLab to make sound purchasing decisions and optimize product quality. Brian Adams, Founder and CEO of Hudson Botanical Processing (HBP), located in Hudson, MA, recently took some time to chat with Mitch Pfeiffer of Respect My Region. Brian shared that the LightLab Cannabis Analyzer has been an instrumental piece of technology at HBP from the get go.

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March 16, 2023

Understanding LightLab Calibration: The First Principles Methodology

Dylan Wilks, CTO of Orange Photonics, explains the First Principles Methodology used to calibrate the LightLab 3 Cannabis Analyzer. Unlike traditional calibration methods used on typical HPLC lab equipment, LightLab calibration is designed to maximize accuracy and performance by calibrating each component separately. Watch the video to learn more!

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February 1, 2023

Chromatograms Now Available on LightLab CoA

A chromatogram is the raw data used by LightLab as well as laboratory HPLCs to generate cannabinoid content results. LightLab 3 can provide even more insight into the samples you are testing, for example: Provide raw data for review by scientists familiar with HPLC Analysis Identify minor cannabinoids present below detection limits Identify contaminants or unwanted cannabinoids Identify issues with samples...

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