HENDERSON, Nev.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Test results must be provided to
LPs before the products can be sold
EVIO Inc. (âEVIOâ or
the âCompanyâ), (EVIO), the leading North
American provider of cannabis testing and scientific research for
the regulated cannabis industry, is excited to announce that EVIO
Canadaâs Keystone Labs is now accepting legal cannabis in the form
of dry flower and oil extracts for mandatory pesticide testing.
Health Canada has released mandatory pesticide
requirements to all standard cultivators and processors of
cannabis. As of today, January 2, 2019, producers are required to
submit product samples to independent third-party accredited
laboratories for testing cannabis, where they are screened for the
absence of 96 specific pesticide ingredients before it can be
âUsing state of the art Agilent technology,
Keystone is ready to perform Health Canadaâs required pesticide
testing and deliver accurate data to producers,â said Keystoneâs
President and founder Jodi McDonald. Adding that, Keystoneâs
business advantages include competitive pricing, efficient
deliverable times, and industry expertise that will surpass market
EVIO Canada acquired 50% stake in Keystone Labs
in May 2018.
About Keystone Labs
Keystone Labs Inc., located in Edmonton, Alberta,
is a privately held Heath Canada accredited testing facility with a
GMP establishment license. Keystone offers a full array of
analytical and microbiological testing services for pharmaceutical,
biotechnology, medical device, nutraceutical, medical cannabis and
For more information, visit https://keystonelabs.ca/.
About EVIO Inc.
EVIO Inc. is a leading provider of cannabis
testing and scientific research for the regulated cannabis
industry. The Companyâs EVIO Labs division operates coast-to-coast
providing state-mandated ancillary services to ensure the safety
and quality of the nation's cannabis supply. The Companyâs EVIO
Biosciences Division is dedicated to the scientific, medical, and
psychosocial exploration of clinical cannabis, cannabinoids, and
the endocannabinoid system.
For more information, visit www.eviolabs.com.
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