Analysis of Commercially Available Cannabis Products for Recreational Purposes

December 2020 | By Andrea Olaizola, Research Associate at Ascension Sciences

For one month, we monitored three cannabinoid recreational samples (in the form of beverage, powder & drops) to determine their shelf life stability. To compare which storage condition is most optimal, we placed the samples in different containers and environments: at room temperature in clear and amber glass and stored in the fridge at 4°C.

Here are status updates at various time points, as well as the conclusive findings.

Poster: Analysis of Commercially Available Cannabis Products for Recreational Purposes

About Ascension Sciences Inc.

Employing nanoparticle formulation technology from the cutting edge of genetic medicine, Ascension Sciences is developing cannabinoid nano delivery platforms and techniques for the pharma and nutraceutical industries. Liposomes, nanoemulsions, lipid nanoparticles and polymeric nanoparticles have all shown promise in improving the therapeutic benefits of cannabinoids, but the full potential of these therapies has not yet been unlocked.

Our R&D and formulation development services are an efficient option for research driven firms that require the advantages of nanoparticle delivery for their active ingredients. We work with other passionate researchers in the industry that share a common goal of improving the human condition and bringing novel therapies to those who need them most.

For more information, please visit: