Apeks, Scotts agree – marijuana is poised for growth!

February 2, 2017

Check out this article in the Columbus Dispatch – “Scotts betting on big growth in marijuana, putting money in hydroponics“. From the article: “The Trump administration is unspoken,” said Andy Joseph, owner of Apeks Supercritical of Johnstown. “The wild card in the whole thing is Jeff Sessions and what he is going to do.” Joseph…

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They Got it Wrong!

February 2, 2017

We come across misinformation and false claims a lot in this business. So to clarify inaccuracies and keep our readers in the know, we’ll address them here in, They got it wrong!       In the article, “Extraction Technology 101: 5 Key Questions and Answers” published in last month’s Cannabis Business Times, a source incorrectly stated the following:  “Sanitary piping is…

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Gear up for pre- and post-processing!

January 27, 2017

A few years ago, we began offering classes on advanced extraction methods and secondary processing techniques to customers as a way to assist them in converting their extractions into popular consumables. (See upcoming class dates listed in Upcoming Events.) Apeks resident experts have experimented with and tested different types of equipment used for pre- and…

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Power outage and backup generators – Here’s why Apeks Supercritical CO2 extractors don’t need them!

January 3, 2017

Washington State marijuana regulations state that processors need to have a backup generator adequately sized to properly shut down an extraction operation.  Here is how you can be in compliance with no generator when using an Apeks Supercritical extraction system: Apeks Supercritical automated systems have multiple levels of safety built into the machines. When electrical…

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Get your extractor in 4 weeks!

December 27, 2016

Before we opened our new 17,000-square-foot manufacturing facility last year, our production capacity was limited. Depending on the order, sometimes customers would have to wait up to 3 or 4 months to receive their new Apeks extraction systems. Not any more! We now stock many of our Introductory and Mid-Range systems, and maintain a 4-week…

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Apeks Educational Series Video – Cold Separation

December 22, 2016

Take a few minutes to watch how cold separation processing works best for extracting plant oils. This is the first of a series of videos from Apeks to further educate processors about extraction systems and how different processing methods impact their extractions….

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Marijuana Business Conference a Success!

December 21, 2016

We enjoyed seeing many of our customers and meeting thousands of people at last week’s 5th Annual Marijuana Business Conference & Expo in Las Vegas. Five years running, we’ve introduced a new product or technological innovation at the show. This year, we unveiled the Apeks Dual-Phase Pumping System, now available on our 5000psi High Production…

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