The Benefits of Independent Lab Testing

CBD American Shaman Lab Testing

At CBD American Shaman, our commitment to quality and transparency is at the heart of everything we do. One of the most critical aspects of this commitment is our rigorous independent lab testing process. By ensuring that every product we offer is thoroughly tested by third-party laboratories, we provide our customers with the peace of mind that they are receiving safe, effective, and high-quality CBD products. In this blog, we’ll delve into the importance of independent lab testing, how it works, and the benefits it brings to you as a consumer.

What Is Independent Lab Testing?

Independent lab testing involves sending samples of our products to third-party laboratories that have no affiliation with CBD American Shaman. These labs conduct a series of tests to analyze the content and quality of our products. The results of these tests provide a detailed breakdown of the product’s composition, including its cannabinoid profile, potency, and the presence of any contaminants.

The Testing Process

Here’s a look at what our products undergo during the independent lab testing process:

1. Cannabinoid Profile and Potency

One of the primary tests performed is the analysis of the cannabinoid profile. This test identifies and measures the levels of various cannabinoids in the product, such as CBD, THC, CBG, and others. This ensures that the product contains the advertised amount of CBD and meets legal requirements for THC content.

2. Contaminant Screening

To guarantee the safety of our products, we test for a range of potential contaminants:

  • Pesticides: Ensuring that no harmful chemicals used in cultivation are present.
  • Heavy Metals: Checking for metals like lead, arsenic, mercury, and cadmium that could be absorbed from the soil.
  • Microbial Contaminants: Screening for bacteria, mold, and yeast that could pose health risks.
  • Residual Solvents: Verifying that no harmful solvents used during the extraction process remain in the final product.

3. Terpene Profile

Terpenes are aromatic compounds found in hemp that contribute to the “entourage effect,” enhancing the effects of cannabinoids. Testing the terpene profile helps us understand the complete composition of the product and ensures consistency and quality.

Benefits of Independent Lab Testing

1. Ensures Product Safety

The primary benefit of independent lab testing is ensuring the safety of our products. By screening for harmful contaminants, we can confidently offer products that are safe for consumption. This is especially important in the CBD industry, where unregulated products can sometimes contain unsafe levels of pesticides, heavy metals, or residual solvents.

2. Confirms Potency and Accuracy

Accurate labeling is crucial for consumers to make informed decisions about their CBD use. Lab testing verifies that the product contains the advertised amount of CBD and other cannabinoids. This ensures you receive the correct dosage and can trust the product’s efficacy.

3. Promotes Transparency and Trust

Transparency builds trust. By making our lab results readily available to customers, we demonstrate our commitment to honesty and integrity. This openness allows customers to see exactly what is in the product they are purchasing, fostering a trusting relationship between CBD American Shaman and our community.

4. Supports Legal Compliance

The legal landscape for CBD products can be complex. Independent lab testing helps ensure that our products comply with all relevant laws and regulations, particularly regarding THC content. This is crucial for maintaining the legality of our products and protecting our customers.

5. Enhances Product Quality

Regular testing drives continuous improvement. By analyzing the results, we can fine-tune our cultivation and production processes to maintain and enhance product quality. This commitment to quality assurance ensures that every product we offer meets our high standards.

Accessing Lab Results

We believe in full transparency, which is why we make our lab results easily accessible to our customers. You can find the lab reports for our products on our website, allowing you to review the detailed analysis before making a purchase. Each report includes comprehensive information about the cannabinoid profile, potency, and contaminant screening, providing you with the confidence to choose the right product for your needs.


At CBD American Shaman, independent lab testing is a cornerstone of our commitment to quality, safety, and transparency. By rigorously testing our products through third-party laboratories, we ensure that you receive the highest quality CBD products available. This dedication to independent lab testing not only safeguards your health but also fosters trust and confidence in our brand.

We invite you to explore our wide range of lab-tested CBD products, from oils and tinctures to topicals and edibles. Visit our website or stop by one of our locations to learn more about our testing process and discover how CBD American Shaman can support your journey to natural wellness.