Why Test for Microbial Contamination?

Ingestion or inhalation of microbial contaminants may be harmful and even deadly to patients. It is vitally important to know if your product contains harmful species.

MM Labs plates cell cultures and is exploring alternative faster methods to identify and quantitate microbial contamination to ensure a safe product.

What is Microbial Contamination?

Cannabis may become accidentally contaminated with infectious materials such as bacteria, yeast, mold, or fungi and can come from air, soil, water, or other processing machinery. This can happen during any stage in the growth, harvest, storage, and production steps.