WINTERIZING AND DEGASSING PRIOR TO DISTILLATION

Prior to distilling oil, you should follow a winterization and degassing procedure. The winterization will remove fats, waxes, and other inactive and unwanted compounds. Degassing will remove any solvents and other inactives with low boiling points to prevent foaming during distillation. These processes are imperative to successful distillation and could be considered more important than […]

HEAT UP BUSINESS WITH BEST VALUE VACS VACUUM OVENS

Vacuum ovens are an essential component of removing absorbed water from solvents and other extracts. Heat combined with the pressure change of a vacuum creates a powerful drying mechanism that can fully dry substances at relatively low heat. The benefits of vacuum drying have been around for ages. A vacuum oven is a contained chamber […]

USING THE MERCURIUS

What Is The Mercurius? The Mercurius Closed Loop system is one of Best Value Vacs advanced extraction units. This setup allows for a fast, dewaxed extraction of botanical oils while minimizing dry ice usage common with other dewaxing units. This unit is rack mounted on a small footprint, making it great for small workspaces . Special plumping […]