Mexico ruling opens new opportunities in looming marijuana giant

Mexico’s watershed court decision to authorize recreational marijuana even before regulations for the market have been settled gives cannabis entrepreneurs even more reason to make business plans to enter what could soon be the world’s biggest adult-use market.

Image of National Palace in Mexico City

Cannabis extractors are exploring THC remediation options

One is quick but expensive. The other is economical but slow – and tricky to get just right.

Extractors looking to isolate certain cannabinoids have long relied on chromatography to dial up or down the many cannabinoids in marijuana and hemp plants.

An infographic showing how chromatography and degradation work to remove THC from hemp oil.