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Cannabis Quality Gets a Check Mark: CTND & Nova Launch State-of-the-Art Lab in New York


The burgeoning cannabis market in New York just got a major boost with the announcement of a joint venture between Certified Testing & Data (CTND) and Nova Analytic Labs (Nova). The two companies are launching a state-of-the-art testing lab in Albany, NY, to provide essential services to the industry

Setting the Standard in Cannabis Testing

CTND brings decades of experience from veterans of leading companies like Eurofins, Merieux Nutrisciences, and Pfizer. Partnering with Nova, a trusted name in Maine's cannabis testing scene, the joint venture aims to raise the bar for quality and safety in New York's cannabis industry.

Introducing the Certified Cannabis & CBD Check Mark

One of CTND's signature offerings is the Certified Cannabis & CBD Check Mark. This program, mirroring the trust consumers place in food labels like "Kosher" and "Organic," signifies products that meet the highest industry standards and are safe for consumption.

Beyond Testing: A Partner for Success

CTND is more than just a testing lab. They offer a range of tailored services designed to help businesses succeed in a competitive market including,

  • Fast turnaround times: Get results quickly to keep your products moving.
  • Extensive testing options: From potency testing to microbial analysis, CTND has you covered.
  • Cannaleptic Testing: Identify the specific cannabinoids and terpenes in your products for targeted marketing and development.
  • Plant Health Optimization Testing: Ensure the health and quality of your plants from seed to harvest.

Building Trust and Confidence:

Recent scrutiny of cannabis testing has highlighted the need for ethical practices and transparency,” said Christopher Altomare, co-founder and CEO of Nova. “CTND is committed to providing consumers with the information they need to make informed purchasing decisions.

CTND founder and CEO Aaron Riley added, “Our Certified Check Mark helps strengthen brands by securing trust and confidence among consumers. This is essential for sustainable long-term growth in the cannabis industry.”

With its commitment to innovation, integrity, and consumer safety, CTND is poised to become a leading force in the New York cannabis market. This joint venture marks a significant step forward for the industry, ensuring that consumers have access to safe and high-quality products.

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