The Office of Cannabis Management is charged with the approval of sampling firms, establishing sampling and transportation guidance and standards used by firms, and ensuring the firms and their staff have the skills, resources and expertise needed to accurately and consistently perform required sampling pursuant to Part 130 of Title 9.

Sampling Firm Application

A non-refundable application fee of $500.00 must be submitted with the application. A cannabis laboratory can also apply to be a sampling firm. The application fee payment must be submitted by check, made payable to the Office of Cannabis Management and be mailed to the Office at:
Attn: Laboratory Division
New York State Office of Cannabis Management
P.O. Box 2071
Albany, NY 12220.

Sampling Guidance and Standards

A sampling firm must have a standard operating procedure for sampling and transportation, which meets the sampling guidance and standards established by the Office of Cannabis Management.


Sampling Quality System Standard

Approved Sampling Firms

The following table contains the list of approved sampling firms in New York State.

Sampling Firm Name Approval Number Contact Person Email Address or Website
Cannabis Sampling Solutions OCM-CSF-00001 Mrs. Karina Pedone

[email protected]

CannaPort Sampling OCM-CSF-00002 Mrs. Shirly Ulfan www.cannaportsampling.com
ACT Laboratories, Inc. OCM-CSF-00003 Mr. Damian Kozuch www.ACTLaboratoriesInc.com
Western NY Hemp Handlers OCM-CSF-00004 Mr. Brian McDonough www.wnyhemp-cannabis-sampling.com/
Keystone State Testing of NY OCM-CSF-00005 Kelly Greenland, Ph.D. www.keystonestatetesting.com/home.html
Botannis Labs NY Corp OCM-CSF-00006 Mr. Matthew Chamakkala https://botannis.com/
SC Laboratories OCM-CSF-00007 Mr. Jeffrey Gray www.sclabs.com
Cut Above OCM-CSF-00008 Mr. James Morrell https://cutabovecollections.com
Trichrome Transportation OCM-CSF-00009 Ms. Cynthia Brewer www.kaychalabs.com
Dope Diagnostics Inc. OCM-CSF-00010 Mr. Craig Besnoy www.dopediagnostics.com
Green Analytics-NY, LLC OCM-CSF-00011 Mr. Billy Woolf [email protected]



Contact the Office of Cannabis Management

Health and Safety Unit

Contact us by phone: 1-888-OCM-5151 ( 1-888-626-5151)

Contact us by email: [email protected]