NEWBURY PARK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-March 20, 2007--Electronic Sensor Technology Inc (EST). a leading provider of ultra-fast vapor analyzers, and California Testing Authority LLC, (CTA) an innovative leader in certification of cannabis for medical use announced today that CTA will be the EST's customer in California for the testing and certification of medical cannabis.
Using EST's zNOSE CTA will test on site the marijuana that is for sale to assure the customer that the product is free from mold spores, insecticides and other hazardous chemicals. In addition CTA will provide labels that provide the customer with information on the strength and character of the marijuana.
Cannabis or medical marijuana has been shown to have several well-documented beneficial effects. Among these are: the amelioration of nausea and vomiting, stimulation of hunger in chemotherapy and AIDS patients, lowered intraocular eye pressure (shown to be effective for treating glaucoma), as well as general analgesic effects (pain relief).
About Electronic Sensor Technology:
Founded in 1995, Electronic Sensor Technology has developed and patented a chemical vapor analysis process. EST's product provides near real time analysis of gasses detecting volatile organic compounds in amounts as low a one part per trillion. EST's product has been shown to detect salmonella and e-coli contamination of food sources; chemical warfare agents such as Sarin and Agent Orange and Chemical pollutants in the environment.
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