Root Sciences is the global leader in the distribution of equipment and support services for processing facilities in the cannabis and hemp industries, representing premium extraction, distillation, and other post-processing technologies. However, we are also in the unique position of being much more than just equipment distributors.

With a focus on selectives line of products that we provide, our team is able to deliver unmatched concentrated technical assistance to our clients. With years of hands-on experience in operating a multitude of products, we know, first-hand, that not all manufacturers are created equal. The equipment we deliver best suits the needs of our clients and we are very discerning when we select our suppliers.

Our Manufacturing Partners

ExtractionTek Stainless

Established in 2011, ExtractionTek Stainless produces quality-manufactured, safe and efficient extraction machines, forging the paths needed for using light hydrocarbon, propane, and butane as solvents. ExtractionTek Stainless manufactures four hydrocarbon extraction machines ranging from 2 lbs to 35 lbs, of source material capacity, delivering industry-leading processing speeds catering to a wide range of run sizes.

Extraction | DEVEX of Germany

Combining DEVEX’s 25 years of know-how and experience in the field of botanical extraction with Root Sciences’ reputation as the market leader in the field of cannabis processing, the new partnership was formed to produce what both companies identify as “The Ultimate Cannabis Pre-Distillation Process.”

Distillation | VTA of Germany

VTA Verfahrenstechnische Anlagen GmbH & Co. KG, based in Niederwinkling, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the MAX STREICHER GmbH & Co. KG aA and specialized in the field of thermal process engineering. The main focus of production is thin film and short path distillation plants at laboratory, pilot and industrial scale.

Post-Processing | GEA of Italy

GEA is one of the largest technology suppliers for food processing and a wide range of other industries. The global group specializes in machinery, plants, as well as process technology and components. GEA provides sustainable solutions for sophisticated production processes in diverse end-user markets and offers a comprehensive service portfolio.

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Scitek is a leading provider of high-end equipment to the scientific and pharmaceutical community in Australia and New Zealand. Their cannabis and hemp industry product portfolio are true end-to-end – from biomass to API. Scitek covers all key cannabis processing technologies including drying, milling, extraction, winterization, distillation, and isolate production. Scitek places a heavy focus on local service capabilities and offers turnkey service from initial consultation to ongoing production support.

Level 2 Partners

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Ecodyst is the innovative creator of the modern ecochyll evaporators. Ecodyst’s proprietary smart self-cooling technology revolutionized evaporation and increased efficiency and output while reducing operational costs, footprint, and labor requirements. Ecodyst’s disruptive technology set new standards for solvent recovery and decarboxylation in cannabis extraction. Ecodyst’s product line has a wide range of models, including benchtop systems for chemistry and high-capacity industrial models for hemp and cannabis extraction.

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Across International

Across International is an industry leader in the manufacture of heat treatment, laboratory, and material processing equipment. Our company’s mission is as simple as it is profound, to empower those advancing science by offering innovative and high quality equipment, along with the best customer support. 

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Cascade Scientific

Cascade Scientific has been supplying laboratory equipment for over 30 years. Serving clients in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, and Alaska.

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Tandem Tech

Our team of engineers, physicists, and chemists design and manufacture customized equipment to meet the needs of your business. We’ve been supplying the semiconductor industry (as NSI) with best-in-class equipment for over 20 years and are now bringing our semiconductor grade equipment to the cannabis and hemp industry.