Work Item
ASTM WK86684

New Test Method for The Determination of Cannabinoids in Cannabis/Hemp Flower and Derivative Products Utilizing HPLC

1. Scope

The test method provides procedures for the determination of 11 cannabinoids in cannabis/hemp flower and derivative products utilizing high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC). This test method outlines the sample preparation and analytical procedures that are involved when determining the concentration of cannabinoids present in a sample.


cannabinoids; HPLC; cannabis; hemp; flower; derivative products


This test method will provide laboratories with a validated procedure for determining the concentration of 11 cannabinoids using HPLC. The method will provide laboratories with the ability to determine the concentrations of both major and minor cannabinoids that are present in cannabis/hemp flower and derivative 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: 06-06-2023

Technical Contact: Jini Glaros

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