Author: Michelle Janikian

Solvent, Solventless vs. Solvent-Free Cannabis Extracts: What’s the Difference?

It’s an exciting and diverse landscape out there in the world of cannabis concentrates. From shatter and wax, to rosin and bubble hash, the list goes on. But, along with this wide variety of concentrate types, some confusing terminology like solvent-based, solventless, and solvent-free have sprung up. So, what exactly is the difference between them? Well, what these terms are referring to are the various methods by which resinous trichomes are separated from the cannabis plant. There are multiple ways to achieve this, and in fact, the method of extraction is what has come to define each different type...

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Five Ways to Use Rosin

You might think that rosin is only good for one thing, dabbing. But far from a one trick pony, rosin is in fact an exceptionally versatile concentrate that can be consumed in a number of different ways. So, let’s take a look at five ways to use rosin. Dabbing How else could we start a list about the uses of rosin without mentioning dabbing. Yes, you’ll need some equipment like a dab rig, nail and blow torch, but dabbing rosin is a classic for the reason: it’s the best way to enjoy everyone’s favorite solventless extract. Plus, you can’t...

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Cannabis Legalization in Mexico: A Full Explainer

While the eyes of the cannabis world have been fixed on Canada and its recent legalization, it could be easy to overlook that our southern neighbor might just be on the cusp of fully legalizing marijuana too. In the last year, Mexico has taken some huge steps forward, and with a legalization friendly new president taking the helm, the near future looks incredibly promising for legal weed in the country. What Happened in the Last Year? In 2017, medical marijuana was passed into law in Mexico, but it wasn’t until October 30 this year that Cofepris, Mexico’s regulatory agency,...

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SHO Products Featured in ‘Beyond Buds’ by Legendary Ed Rosenthal

Beyond Buds, Next Generation: Marijuana Concentrates and Cannabis Infusions is a new book by cannabis industry legend Ed Rosenthal. It’s a cutting-edge exploration of cannabis concentrates, from hash making and tinctures to BHO, C02 oil and rosin. And halfway through book in the middle of the Company Spotlights section is two whole pages dedicated to SHO products and our solventless Rosin Tech technology. Author Ed Rosenthal is a leading cannabis horticulture authority, author, educator, social activist and legalization pioneer. Affectionately known as “The Guru of Ganja,” Ed has been at the forefront of legalization and cannabis education for decades....

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SHO Products Consulting Services for Solventless Extraction

With the cannabis industry maturing at an astonishing rate, it’s never been more important to get professional advice about solventless extraction from experts who have been in the industry for years. Get a head start on your competition with the best education surrounding equipment, procedures, training and branding with SHO Consulting Services. Operating Procedures The cornerstone of every successful solventless production facility is an SOP (Standard Operating Procedure). SHO Consulting Services provides a variety of different SOP’s that contain detailed explanations on how to make an array of products, from rosin to edibles. Additionally, we tailor SOP’s to accommodate...

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