Author - Lisa Malette

Is it Hemp? An Analytical Strategy To Make Sure It Is

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 from 1:00 PM ET - 2:00 PM ET Duration: 1 hour(s) Speaker: Anthony Macherone, Ph.D. Sr. Scientist, Agilent Technologies  Sponsored by Agilent Technologies Hemp must be legally differentiated from marijuana. Herein, we discuss an orthogonal analytical strategy for screening and putative quantification of tetrahydrocannabinol in hemp, followed by speciation and quantitative confirmation. The Agriculture Improvement Act, also known as the Farm Bill was signed into law in December 2018. A major provision in the law legalizes hemp as an industrial [...]