Advanced Herbal Extractions: Percolations and Beyond

Dropper and amber glass bottle
1463 Sand Hill Road
Tech Commercialization Center
Candler, NC 28715

Description

If you want to improve and enhance your apothecary by using sophisticated herbal extraction methods, you need this course.

Learn how to produce high-quality tinctures in just a few hours through an in-depth exploration and demonstration of percolation and sealed-simmer glycerite production techniques.

During class, we discuss methods for creating super-concentrated liquid extracts, syrups, and more. Plus, we tour the BioNetwork Natural Products Laboratory and Test Kitchen on the second day of class.

Topics Include

  • Extraction of botanical compounds through percolation
  • Production of super-concentrated liquid extracts

Learning Objectives

  • Perform advanced extraction techniques, including percolation and glycerite production
  • Demonstrate an understanding of super-concentrated extracts and syrup production

Audience

  • Students (chemistry, herbalism, acupuncture)
  • Entrepreneurs - dietary supplements, other natural products
  • Entry-level production associates
Class Dates
  • March 21, 2018
  • March 22, 2018
Class Days & Times
  • Wed - 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Thu - 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Class Level
Advanced
Instructor
Dave Meesters
Lecture Hours
6.00
Lab Hours
0.00
Total Contact Hours
6
Building
TCC
Room
112
Format
Face-to-Face
Course ID
SEF-9091-817BW