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  • mjbiz 2019 cannabis extraction equipment
    November 27, 2019

    MJBiz 2019: Come See Us At The Leading Cannabis Industry Conference!

    There have been a whole host of exciting developments here at Capna Systems. As a result of the market demanding increased throughput, we’ve discontinued some of our smaller systems. However, we have other exciting developments on the horizon and have been waiting for the perfect venue to unveil them. This is why we’re going to…

  • cannabis falling film evaporators
    November 20, 2019

    Falling Film Evaporators: The Ultimate Guide

    The use of solvents is a critical step in the overall industrial process of cannabis extraction. There are several types of solvents that can be used, although supercooled/cryogenic ethanol is one of the most effective and efficient for large-volume THC/CBD extraction. Not only is it fairly quick, but it can also be easily scaled up…

  • cannabis plant and phytocannabinoids
    November 6, 2019

    Phytocannabinoids: What Are Their Benefits

    The Cannabis sativa plant has enjoyed a long history of human use, both for its medicinal and recreational benefits, that dates back to at least 2,600 BCE. It’s become an integral part of our culture and it’s enjoying a recent explosion in interest, with cannabis products becoming increasingly refined and potent. Most of the positive…

  • Ethos-4: Discontinuing The Flagship Model
    October 22, 2019

    Ethos-4: Discontinuing The Flagship Model

    We, at Capna Systems, have some momentous news to share with you: the inimitable Ethos-4 has been discontinued! This has long been our flagship entry-level system and it has certainly served this company well. In fact, you could even say that it is the legend upon which Capna Systems was built. Although we hold it…

  • Short-Path Distillation For Pure Cannabis Distillate Production
    October 22, 2019

    Short-Path Distillation For Pure Cannabis Distillate Production

    Producing high-quality and pure cannabis distillate is a complex process with multiple stages that require different equipment. That being said, the process of distillation is a crucial part of the cannabis manufacturing process. That being said, it is hardly exclusive to cannabis extraction; for example, it is also commonly used in alcohol production. But short-path…

  • What Are Terpenes?
    September 25, 2019

    What Are Terpenes?

    The cannabis plant has a variety of recreational and medicinal benefits, making it the subject of intensive research and the center of an ever-expanding industry. In other words, cannabis is hot right now! That means everyone is examining it much more closely to understand precisely how this amazing plant breaks down. For example, identifying all…

  • CBD Experts Discuss Their First Year In Business (1)
    September 14, 2019

    10 CBD Experts Discuss Their First Year In Business

    Carlton BoneFounder : UpwardCannabis.com What went well and what was a struggle? I started my career in cannabinoid CPG manufacturing with the launch of the Upward Cannabis Kitchen in Portland, Oregon in 2016. Upward was a manufacturer of adult-use cannabis products for the legal market in Oregon. During our launch, my partners and I were…

  • Cannabis Distillate: Everything You Need to Know
    September 12, 2019

    Cannabis Distillate: Everything You Need to Know

    What Is Cannabis Distillate? Cannabis is everywhere these days. The number of products available, both for medicinal and recreational use, is nothing short of incredible. They are also becoming purer and more potent. Consider for a moment: what would be the ultimate cannabis product? Well, cannabis researchers and producers have been trying to find a…

  • What Is Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)?
    September 3, 2019

    What Is Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)?

    The cannabis plant is may very well be the most famous plant in the world. It’s also commonly referred to as marijuana and it has played an integral role in human culture for millenia. In fact, there is evidence of cannabis/marijuana cultivation in Ancient China dating as far back as 6000 years ago. Over the…

  • What Is Cannabidiol (CBD)?
    August 28, 2019

    What Is Cannabidiol (CBD)?

    If you follow any trends in health and wellness, it seems as if cannabidiol (CBD) is absolutely everywhere these days. It’s showing up in lattes, gummy bears, dog treats, and even cheeseburgers, all the while being pitched as a kind of cure-all for every and any ailment. But what is it exactly? Is it all…

  • Cannabis Oil Extraction Machines [The Ultimate Guide]
    August 20, 2019

    Cannabis Oil Extraction Machines [The Ultimate Guide]

    There has been an explosion in research and interest in the use of cannabis extracts. These extracts are appearing in everything from health supplements to beauty products to lotions. They’re everywhere! It’s easy for the consumer to get confused and feel overwhelmed with the range of products that are available to them. What is Cannabis…

  • Predictions On Cannabis Post Legalization
    August 14, 2019

    Cannabis Legalization – 9 Experts Make Their Prediction

    It’s a brave new world – cannabis legalization in US is spreading. Of course, it is still a controlled substance on the federal level, but an increasing number of states are aligning with voter attitudes and choosing to either legalize or decriminalize cannabis. In fact, recent polls have shown that more than half the country…

  • June 6, 2019

    Why One Extraction Expert Thinks Cannabis Companies Are Overbuilding

    This article is presented by Capna Systems, an industry-leading extraction equipment manufacturer and research facility based in southern California whose mission is to research and develop safe, innovative ethanol extraction technologies for the cannabis industry.

  • June 6, 2019

    Why Using Ethanol Extraction for CBD Is Both Safe and Efficient

    This article is sponsored by Capna Systems. Capna Systems is an industry-leading extraction equipment manufacturer and research facility based in southern California whose mission is to research and develop safe, innovative ethanol extraction technologies for the cannabis industry.

  • June 5, 2019

    What’s the Future of Ethanol Extraction?

    This article is sponsored by Capna Fabrication. Capna Fabrication is an industry-leading extraction equipment manufacturer and research facility based in southern California whose mission is to research and develop safe, innovative ethanol extraction technologies for the cannabis industry.

  • June 4, 2019

    Why Ethanol Works So Well for Cannabis Extraction

    This article is sponsored by Capna Labs. Capna Labs is an industry-leading extraction laboratory and research facility based in Southern California. Capna Labs’ mission is to set the standards of safety and quality within the cannabis extract industry.

  • January 17, 2019

    CEO Vitaly Mekk and CTO Gene Galyuk are making innovative cannabis extraction machines for businesses of all sizes.

    CEO Vitaly Mekk and CTO Gene Galyuk are making innovative cannabis extraction machines for businesses of all sizes.

  • April 18, 2018

    INTRODUCING CAPNA TECHNOLOGY: A VERTICALLY-INTEGRATED CANNABIS COMPANY PIONEERING ETHANOL EXTRACTION AND EVOLVING THE INDUSTRY WITH ITS INNOVATIVE OFFERINGS

  • March 27, 2019

    Marijuana Manufacturing: Gold Rush & Oil Boom Rolled into One

    By cornering the market on end-use cannabis products and the machines that extract the necessary oils, Capna Technologies appears ready to take on the impending cannabis craze.

  • July 9, 2018

    Evolution Of Ethanol Extraction

    Learn how a break through at Capna Fabrication might change the future of ethanol in cannabis extraction.

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