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Espresso machines are the ideal tool for THC extraction, scientists discover

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Espresso machines are the ideal tool for THC extraction, scientists discover

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In an article recently published in The International Journal of Pure and Applied Analytical Chemistry, a group of researchers have hailed your average espresso machine as their go-to tool when it comes to extracting THC, CBD and CBN from cannabis buds.


http://happymag.tv/scientists-confirm-e ... xtraction/
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I wonder how this works. Are they just using hot water?

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TommyT wrote:I wonder how this works. Are they just using hot water?
I’m going to look into it further for sure
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Found this link, it explains further

They use ethanol for the initial extraction and then the espresso machine to purge it
http://www.gearsjudge.com/can-you-use-a ... -extracts/

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I foresee an upsurge in break-ins at Starbucks and Costa Coffee shops.
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Bugger we've just thrown ours out
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Haha...I have one...never found a use for it until now...woohoo, knew I kept it for a reason...

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Zombie Nation wrote:
Mon Dec 30, 2019 11:10 pm
Haha...I have one...never found a use for it until now...woohoo, knew I kept it for a reason...
Mon the upcycling lol
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i so should have kept HMRs machine he chucked out last year
Whoever said the best things in life are free blatantly grew their own pot
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