We have the experts
Whether you are just getting started and need to find a property for your emerging business, or if you are well on your way and just want support with a plan review or have questions about how to optimize your operations, we’re here to help. We have access to people who have been there, done that, in California, Colorado, Washington, and more. From PhD horticulturists and extraction specialists to top tier management consultants, you can count on us to bring you the best talent for your project.
Business Consulting Services
Signal Bay provides a range of business consulting services for the life sciences and natural products industry including business planning reviews and application support.
We offer a range of consulting services including:
We are currently supporting application licenses for the following states:
Analytical Testing Services
Signal Bay is quickly becoming a leader in the life sciences and natural products testing industries through its subsidiary, EVIO Labs.
EVIO Labs is Working to Evolve the Life Sciences
We are excited to introduce our life sciences analytical testing division, EVIO Labs, a unique evolving network of professional partners and testing labs working together to produce high quality, consistent natural products and food analytical services for our clients. Our team is working to develop new testing methodologies and find the most appropriate testing methods to standardize across all EVIO Labs locations in order to provide clients with a consistent experience, no matter where they are.
Our team is directed by Chief Science Officer, Dr. Anthony Smith, founder of Southern Oregon natural products testing facility, Smith Scientific Industries. Dr. Smith and his team have done great work developing appropriate laboratory quality systems and testing methods to produce defensible, reliable results for clients and now that level of quality will be available across Oregon, California, and beyond.
Along with analytical testing services, our group of active published research scientists have been developing a portfolio of research projects and proposals in preparation for expected upcoming research opportunities. Through unparalleled customer service, superior expertise, rigorous quality control, and innovative research and development, EVIO Labs is evolving the landscape of life sciences and product testing throughout the United States and beyond.
OVERVIEW OF SERVICES
Active Compound Potency Profiling
We utilize Gas and High Pressure (or Performance) Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) to analyze a number of major active compounds common in natural products.
We provide a variety of microbiological testing services utilizing state-of-the-art rapid colonization and incubation technologies to enumerate fungal and bacterial colonies present in natural products and foods.
We screen samples for many common pesticides including Organophosphotes, Carbamates, Chlorinated Hydrocarbons, and Pyrethroids. We utilize high pressure liquid chromatography with tandem triple quadrupole mass spectrometry to screen for any one of hundreds of pesticide compounds. A variety of pesticide screening services are available.
Residual Solvent Analysis
We use Headspace Gas Chromatography with Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS) to quantify minute amounts of solvents left behind in natural product extracts and infused products in parts per million. Our residual solvent panel screens for many common solvents used in the natural product manufacturing process including butane, ethanol, n-pentane, and more.
Choose from our Basic Terpene Analysis which includes analysis of six of the most common terpenes found in natural products and essential oils. We also offer our Complex Terpene Analysis of over 20 terpenes.
Our team of scientists and industry professionals are prepared to assist clients with even the most complex projects. Whether it be product design, dose formulation, process optimization, product characterization or something else entirely, we can help you find the information you need and take the guesswork out of your project.
The EVIO Labs team is actively designing and preparing research proposals in anticipation of upcoming research opportunities. Have a research idea? Interested in funding natural products and life science research? Our knowledgeable and experienced technical personnel can provide resources to help design, execute, and evaluate publishable research projects of nearly any variety. Contact us to learn more!