Steep Hill Cleaning Up the ‘Bathtub Gin’ of Ganja: Pics and Links

In ‘The Cannabis Clean-Up Team‘, published today in the print version of Legalization Nation, we detail how Oakland’s Steep Hill lab and its chemists have partnered with Mendocino cops and growers to ensure that pot is safe. With pending National Geographic coverage devoted to the strange alliance, Steep Hill is an unlikely East Bay economic success story with roots in our first feature on them in early 2009. ‘If cannabis is medicine, shouldn’t it be standardized,’ we asked the back then, describing how the lab developed a methodology for testing weed using mass spectrometry and gas chromotography. … [Click More]

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