frequently asked questions

What kinds of analytical testing does ACS Laboratory offer?

PharmaHemp Laboratories offers cannabinoid profiling of 16 cannabinoids in a vast variety of samples.

Which cannabinoids are you testing for?
  • CBDV – Cannabidivarin
  • CBDA – Cannabidiolic acid
  • CBGA – Cannabigerolic acid
  • CBG – Cannabigerol
  • CBD – Cannabidiol
  • THCV – Tetrahydrocannabivarin
  • CBN – Cannabinol
  • CBC – Cannabichromene
  • 9-THC – Δ-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol
  • THCA – Δ-9-Tetrahydocannabinolic acid
  • 8-THC – Δ-8-Tetrahydrocannabinol
  • CBL – Cannabicyclol
  • CBE* – Cannabielsoin
  • CBV* – Cannabivarin
  • CBCA* – Cannabichromenic acid
  • CBT* – Cannabicitran

*Non-accredited activity

Which type of samples can you test?

We can test ANY type of sample: flowers, leaves, seeds, resin, oils, extracts, isolates, tinctures, water-soluble formulations, drinks and waters, edibles, creams, lotions, balms, gums, honey, etc.

What is the quantity of sample needed in order to perform the analyses?
  • Plant material: 2 grams
  • Concentrates: 0.5 gram
  • Infused Products: 1 package
  • Waters/Drinks: 30 mL
  • Edibles: 15 g
How do I start testing with PharmaHemp Laboratories?

If you’re interested in analyzing your samples, we would kindly invite you to use our new platform for the sample analysis: where you can register and place an order. After placing the order mark the package with the samples with the order number.

How do I send my samples?

Ensuring sample integrity while in transit is very important. Please submit your samples in reinforced, resealable, labeled containers that are suitable for your product matrix. To prevent breaking or leaking in transit, please reinforce your primary containers properly with bubble wrap or similary.

What is the shipping address?

Our address is: Pharmahemp d.o.o., Cesta v Gorice 8, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia.

What is the price for one analysis? Do you offer some quantity discount?

The price for analysis of one sample is 85€ + VAT. We are offering the analysis of 11 sample for the price of 10 samples.

What are your turn around times?

Standard turn around time: 3-10 working days after receiving the sample (usally 2-5 working days). Expedited turn around time: 24h if the sample arrives before 1 PM.

You will receive your results via E-Mail.

What does M.U. mean?

M.U. is the abbreviation of measurement uncertainty. This parameter describes the statistical dispersion of the values attributed to a measured quantity.

Which method do you use for cannabinoid profiling?

Our methods utilize high-performance liquid chromatography. At the moment, we are using two different methods, one with detection at 237 nm and another with detection at 276 nm. Using both methods enables us to be more confident that the reported results are accurate and precise.