Canalyte Laboratories

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About Canalyte Laboratories

Canalyte Laboratories is a full-service cannabis and hemp testing company in the city of Riverside, California. Using state-of-the-art techniques and the newest equipment from industry-leading manufacturers, Canalyte provides clients with a full suite of cannabis and hemp quality assurance and other testing services.

State-of-the-art instrumentation and a team of scientific experts

Our full suite of instruments are optimized and validated to give you accurate and quality results every time. Our highly skilled and experienced PhD scientists and technicians guarantee the quality of the results you receive.

Custom solution for every customer

We understand that every customer has specific testing needs and schedules, and we will work with you to find the best solution for your testing needs. Contact us to build your customized testing package.

Pick-up services available

Submit your cannabis and hemp samples for quality testing. Contact us to open an account and schedule pick-up.


Using state-of-the-art techniques and equipment from industry-leading manufacturers, Canalyte Laboratories will provide you with a full suite of cannabis and hemp testing services including quality assurance, dosage measurements and pathogen detection.

Cannabinoid Profiling

Identify and quantitate the concentration of cannabinoids using state-of-the- art HPLC system. Canalyte tests 11 cannabinoids with validated methods on different sample matrices.

Heavy Metals

Canalyte uses ICP-MS to determine if your sample has come in to contact with heavy metals at any point in the growing or manufacturing process.


Analyze the pesticide residue to determine if the levels of pesticide fall within California state requirement. Canalyte uses the latest LC-MS/MS and GC-MS/MS to qualify and quantitate the presence of 66 pesticides in your samples.

Microbial Contamination

Determine the presence of potentially pathogenic microbes in your cannabis and hemp samples using the latest qPCR system and fully validated methods.


Mycotoxins have been linked to serious illness. Particularly dangerous are the aflatoxins, produced by some aspergillus species, which are potent carcinogens. Canalyte uses LC-MS/MS to detect the presence of these agents in your samples.

Residual Solvents

Verify the safety of manufactured cannabis and hemp products by determining the presence of residual solvents or processing chemicals using the latest HS-GC-MS.

Foreign Material

Test for filth and foreign material to measure what is present in your samples.

Water Activity

Predict the stability and safety of your products by testing for your samples' water activity.

Homogeneity Testing

Test edible products with more than one serving per unit to determine whether the product is of homogeneous THC content.

Terpene Profiling

Analyze what terpenes are in your cannabis strains. Canalyte uses GC-MS to identify 21 common terpenes in your samples.

Gender Identification

Identify the gender of your cannabis and hemp seedlings days after germination using the latest qPCR equipment.

Custom Testing packages

Build a package of tests to suit your needs. Contact us today for more information.


We are located in the City of Riverside, CA. Please contact us using the form below.

1605 Spruce St Suite 100
Riverside, CA 92507

+1 951 742 5815

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