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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 Featured on America Tonight!

January 7, 2015

Ups and Downs in Colorado AlJazeera America’s show America Tonight featured Apeks Supercritical in their latest in-depth piece “A Year on Pot” which highlights some of the ups and downs a year after Colorado legalized recreational marijuana. See the write up on Apeks Supercritical’s President in their article “The marijuana industry’s unlikeliest titan”….

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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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Apeks Supercritical Featured in The Columbus Dispatch!

October 2, 2014

Thanks to Andrew King from The Columbus Dispatch for his article on the front page of the today’s Business section – “Legal marijuana a high for Licking County manufacturer”! We are proud of the impact we have had in our hometown of Johnstown, Ohio and look forward to continuing to grow our business and our…

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Apeks receives Peer Review Certification for Colorado!

July 3, 2014

Apeks Supercritical is proud to announce that we have completed our Engineering Peer Review for all of our supercritical/subcritical CO2 extraction systems! The peer review was completed by Pressure Safety Inspectors a full 1.5 weeks in advance of the July 1 Colorado Marijuana Enforcement Division laws and regulations! From PSI’s Facebook page: Apeks Supercritical’s models…

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