Hops Analysis Laboratory

Analytical 360 provides testing services for the Hops Industry in accordance with ASBC methodology.

National and International Clients

Analytical 360 accepts Hop samples from clients worldwide. Call today @ 1(206)577-6998 or email sales@analytical360.com.

Free Courier Service for Washington

Our account managers will pickup your samples throughout most of Washington State. Call to setup an appointment today!

Alpha and Beta Acids in Hops, Hop Pellets, and Hop Extracts by HPLC

Utilizing liquid chromatography, we are able to quantify α-acids and β-acids in hops, hop pellets, and hop extracts.

Alpha and Beta Acids in Hops, Pellets, and Extracts by Spectrophotometry

Utilizing UV-VIS Spectrophotometry, we are able to quantify α-acids and β-acids, and HSI in hops, hop pellets, and hop extracts.

Total Essential Oils in Hops and Hop Pellets by Steam Distillation

The total essential oil content of either hops or hop pellets is determined utilizing steam distillation.

Terpene Analysis in Hops, Hop Pellets, and Hop Extracts by GC-FID

Utilizing Headspace GC-FID, we are able to quantify pure essential oils (Terpenes) in hop cones, hop pellets, and hop extracts.

Moisture Analysis of Hops and Hop Pellets by Routine Air Oven

Analytical 360 offers moisture analysis in hops and hop pellets utilizing routine air oven ASCB methodology.

Water Activity in Hops, Hop Pellets, and Hop Extracts

Analytical 360 offers water activity analysis to ensure moisture levels do not support the growth of bacteria, yeast, and mold.

Microbiological Analysis by Culture Plating

Analytical 360 tests for total yeast and mold, coliforms, enterobacteria, E. Coli, and Salmonella analysis by culture plating.

Mycotoxin Analysis by ELISA Enzyme-Immunoassay (EIA)

Analytical 360 tests for Aflatoxin B1 and B2, Aflatoxin G1 and G2, and Ochratoxin A by ELISA Immunoassay.

Cannabidiol Analysis in Beer and Hop Infused Products by HPLC

Utilizing liquid chromatography, we are able to quantify cannabidiol and the presence of 11 other cannabinoids common in hemp.

Services Offered

Analytical 360 offers the following assays for Hops, Hop Pellets, and Hop Extracts:

  • Alpha and Beta Acids by HPLC
  • $50
  • High Performance Liquid Chromatography
  • Total α-Acids
  • Cohumulone
  • n-+ad-humulone
  • Total β-Acids
  • colupulone
  • n-+ad-lupulone
  • **12g Sample Size Required
  • Alpha and Beta Acids by UV-VIS
  • $50
  • UV-VIS Spectrophotometry
  • α-Acids
  • β-Acids
  • Hop Storage Index (HSI)
  • **12g Sample Size Required
  • Total Oils by Distillation
  • $50
  • Steam Distillation
  • Total Essential Oils
  • **100g Sample Required
  • Terpene Analysis by GC-FID
  • $50
  • Headspace GC-FID
  • α-Pinene, β-Pinene
  • Myrcene, Limonene
  • Ocimene, Terpinolene
  • Linalool, Humulene
  • Caryophyllene
  • **12g Sample Required
  • Moisture Analysis
  • $50
  • Moisture by Loss on Drying
  • **12g Sample Size Required
  • Water Activity Analysis
  • $50
  • Water Activity by laser detection
  • Water Activity Values For:
  • Hop Cones
  • Hop Pellets
  • Hop Extracts
  • Food and Other Infused Products
  • **12g Sample Size Required

 

  • Microbiological Analysis by Plating
  • $50
  • Selective Media Culture Plating
  • Total Yeast & Mold
  • Coliforms
  • Enterobacteria
  • E. Coli
  • Salmonella
  • **12g Sample Size Required
  • Mycotoxin Analyisis by ELISA
  • $50
  • ELISA Enzyme-Immunoassay (EIA)
  • Aflatoxin B1
  • Aflatoxin B2
  • Aflatoxin G1
  • Aflatoxin G2
  • Ochratoxin A
  • **12g Sample Size Required
  • Residual Solvent Analysis by GC-FID in Hop Extracts
  • $50
  • Gas Chromatography with Flame Ionization Detector
  • Propane, Isobutane, Butane
  • Methanol, Pentane, Ethanol
  • Acetone, Isopropanol, Acetonitrile
  • Hexane, Chloroform, Benzene
  • Heptane, Tolulene, Xylenes
  • **6g Sample Size in Extracts Required
  • Cannabinoid Analysis by HPLC
  • $50
  • High Performance Liquid Chromatography
  • ∆9-THC-A, ∆9-THC, ∆9-THCV, ∆8-THC
  • CBD-A, CBD, CBDV-A, CBDV
  • CBG-A, CBG, CBC, CBN
  • **2g Sample Required

 

Bulk Pricing

Analytical 360’s bulk pricing is based upon the number of assays per sample:

  • 1 Assay per Sample
  • $50
  • 2 Assays per Sample
  • $90 ($45 ea)
  • 3 Assays per Sample
  • $120 ($40 ea)
  • 4 Assays per Sample
  • $140 ($35 ea)
  • 5+ Assays per Sample
  • $150 ($30 ea)

Call us today at 206-577-6998 or email sales@analytical360.com

Seattle HQ: 2735 1st Ave S, Seattle, WA 98134

Yakima Lab: 29 N 1st Ave, Yakima, WA 98902

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