Work Item
ASTM WK65013

New Test Method for Determination of Cannabinoid Concentration in Cannabis Using High Performance Liquid Chromatography

1. Scope

This test method provides a validated procedure for determining five critical cannabinoid concentrations in fresh, dried, and derived products of cannabis and hemp by HPLC. This test method outlines the analytical procedure for analyses of the cannabinoids by High Pressure Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) and encompasses the entire process from sample preparation through the HPLC Analyses.


Cannabinoid, Concentration, HPLC, Cannabis, Hemp


This standard will provide validated methodology for the determination of different cannabinoids in Cannabis products.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: D37.03

Committee: D37

Staff Manager: Jimmy Farrell

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 09-04-2018

Technical Contact: Gregoire Michaud

Item: 001

Ballot: D37.03 (19-01)

Status: Negative Votes Need Resolution