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Do’s and dont’s from MMJ business owner/college professor

April 21, 2017

Economics professor and MMJ processor shares lessons from inside and outside the classroom Recognizing the business opportunity of legalized marijuana, Jim Parco took an eight-month sabbatical in 2014 from Colorado College where he is an economics professor to work at a MMJ dispensary to learn first-hand about the industry. Not long after that, he and…

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Apeks recipe for winterization

February 23, 2017

A common secondary processing technique, known as winterization (due to low operating temps of the alcohol/extract), efficiently removes plant waxes from extractions. The result is thinner, higher-potency oils, ideal for vape pens, dabbing and infused products. Listed here are the basic steps to winterization, along with what equipment you’ll need. You can see the winterization process in action…

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Building update #3 – Manufacturing facility!

May 13, 2015

Apeks Supercritical’s Commitment to Quality Building update #3! The walls are up, the office is getting ready for paint, and in this video the manufacturing area concrete slab is being prepped and poured. Move in date is scheduled for June 11, and it can’t come soon enough! This facility is a $2M capital investment and…

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Apeks Supercritical #8 of Top 10 Most Important Companies in the Cannabis Industry!

February 11, 2015

Apeks Supercritical Ranked #8 The Cannabis Business Executive ranked Apeks Supercritical #8 in their Top 10 Most Important Companies in the Cannabis Industry! We are humbled and proud to be listed with such well know and recognized companies on the list: Surna, MJ Freeway, The Clinic, GW Pharmaceuticals, Dixie Elixirs, Privateer Holdings, O.Pen Vape, and Harborside…

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Apeks Supercritical named one of MJINews Power Companies!

November 12, 2014

Marijuana Investor News named Apeks Supercritical one of their Power Companies! According to MJINews, “These are 11 companies that will be dictating the shape and the direction of marijuana-based industries in the coming years.” We are particularly excited to be listed with 2 other Power Companies and Apeks Supercrtical customer Dixie Elixirs and O.pen Vape!…

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Apeks Supercritical Interviewed by Fortune

October 16, 2014

Apeks Supercritical was an exhibitor at the International Cannabis Association’s East Coast Cannabis Business Expo in New York City this weekend. There was a TON of press there covering the event – Fortune.com included us as part of their article High hopes: 5 pot companies looking to hit it big….

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New YouTube instructional video – Grinding and loading material

October 9, 2014

Craig Henderson, Apeks Supercritical’s Denver based Service Engineer, shows methods for grinding the raw plant material and loading it into the extraction system. This demonstration is performed on our 1500-5L fully automatic extraction system and is applicable to the full line of our extraction systems….

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Botanical Oil Extractions, Why Temperature Matters

October 8, 2014

Botanical Extractions | Temperature Matters A large number of the phone calls that come into our main office number (1-844-446-4262) are customers in search of the sweet spot for processing their plant material. Many times they ask one simple question – “what pressure should I set the extraction vessel for ABC plant?” The potential risk…

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