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Dewaxing involves removing waxes and fats from concentrates in order to make a more pure and stable form. This process is most commonly used when making shatter. The dewaxing process forms a cleaner and more refined product that is favoured by some consumers. Lipids and waxes are naturally present in so many different amounts from one cultivar to another in cannabis plants. They are said to influence the taste and smoothness of a specific concentrate.

Dewaxing can influence the yield of the end product in comparison to winterization, but it is considered to be the most common option for people, mostly because it takes much less work. ⠀The main and most common