David Egerton, and his team of experts at Infinite Chemical Analysis in Jackson are using science to make sure cannabis products are safe to consume.
“In Michigan there are fairly robust regulations for the sale of cannabis. There is almost 60 pesticides that we are looking for that are commonly used within the cannabis industry,” said Lab Director at Infinite Cal, David Egerton.
The team also tests vaping products, a recent controversial topic here in Michigan. A new study from the company showed that nearly 80% of illicit cannabis vapes were deemed unfit for consumption.
“The vitamin E acetate problem was mostly confined to the illegal industry. It just really goes to show how much good regulation can prevent a lot of these problems before people even know about them ,” said Egerton.
By Rebecca Rivas Lab experts say the state’s mandated testing process for marijuana is not designed for the chemicals...