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Olive Oil Extraction

This process is easy and commonly at home. The plant is decarboxylated meaning it is heated to high temperatures to activate the chemical compounds within it. The optimum temperature and time to heat is 120 degrees Celsius for 1 hour. This will enable the CBD compound to be active. Then, the decarboxylated plant is added …

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Dry Ice Extraction

This extraction procedure can also be carried out at home although it requires more time, effort and could be difficult to achieve. Protective gear such as thick safety gloves, eye goggles and long sleeve clothing is required to perform this procedure. The first step is to divide the plant into tiny pries and place in …

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Solvent extraction

Solvent such as ethanol and low-grade butane can be used in carrying out this procedure. While ethanol successfully extracts cannabinoids from the plant, it also extracts chlorophyll. Attempting to filter out the chlorophyll produces a low-quality content. Using butane creates a high-quality content but the oil is susceptible to contamination by harmful compounds which could …

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CO2 Extraction

This is the most common method used for industrial and high yield production and extraction of CBD oils. It is very safe, effective and incorporates high end technology to achieve ultimate success. This extraction method basically involves using pressurized carbon dioxide to extract the CBD compound from the cannabis plant. At certain temperatures and pressures, …

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