Author: Michelle Janikian

The Best Uses for Leftover Rosin Chips

Four Unique Ways To Use Leftover Rosin Chips If you’re pressing rosin from flower, then you’re likely producing plenty of leftover rosin chips. These remnants of the rosin process may seem useless at first, after all, you’ve already sucked the best part out, right? Well that may be true, but don’t let these little guys fool you because they still have a lot left to offer. After pressing, rosin chips still contain a small amount of oil, and there’s some great ways to recycle them instead of throwing them away. On that note, here’s the best uses for leftover...

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How to Maximize Yields of Flower Rosin

Pressing from flower is one of the simplest ways to make rosin, but despite that simplicity it can still be tricky to get a good yield out of your presses. In fact, one of the most frequently asked questions surrounding flower rosin is, “How can I improve my yield?” Novice rosin makers can usually produce a solventless concentrate that is 10 to 15 percent of the weight of their starting material easily, but improving beyond that requires some extra effort and knowledge. The purpose of this article is to explore each of the factors that can negatively affect your...

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Illinois Rakes in $11 Million in First Week of Legal Sales

It was a stellar opening week for legal cannabis in Illinois, the latest Midwestern state to join the American “Green Rush”. On January 1, 2020, the Illinois Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act, which had passed back in May of last year, finally came into effect, making Illinois the 11th state to fully legalize the use and sale of recreational cannabis. State residents 21 and older are now able to purchase and possess up to 30 grams of flower, and 5 grams of concentrates and cannabis-infused products containing no more than 500 milligrams of THC. People huddled up in the...

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“Cannabis 2.0”: Concentrates are Finally Legal in Canada

With the passing of new regulation, the next phase of Canadian cannabis legalization has begun. On Oct 17, 2019, cannabis concentrates, edibles, vapes, and topicals were finally greenlit by the Canadian government, exactly one year after the country legalized recreational cannabis.  Ice water hash being pressed on the Rosin Tech Precision Press Although Canada had largely legalized last year, a number of cannabis products, primarily those containing concentrated forms of cannabis, were still banned. The reason for this was that the Canadian government wanted robust regulation in place before these more potent products could be made widely available to...

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Where We’re At: 2020

2019 was a standout year for cannabis, but here at Rosin Tech, we’re not taking our foot off the gas when it comes to spreading our solventless experience with the world. As a whole new calendar of cannabis events approaches, we’re excited to meet you at a host of 2020 cannabis get-togethers. Here’s every event our travelling rosin roadshow will visit in 2020, so be sure to jot these dates down in your new cannabis calendars. Confirmed:  Spannabis When it comes to European cannabis shows, look no further than “el rey de canabis”: Spannabis. Spain’s leading cannabis festival has...

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