New Technologies Enhance Cannabis Production in Large Grow Facilities

Two emerging products are making news in the cannabis cultivation industry. An innovative greenhouse flooring and an advanced greenhouse design are producing some big rewards for industrialized cannabis and large greenhouse growers. Let’s take a look at both in more detail.

High-Tech Hybrid Greenhouse
The latest in greenhouse design includes a hybrid version of the traditional greenhouse. What is a hybrid greenhouse?
Hybrid design takes the best characteristics of outdoor growing, indoor cultivation and greenhouse cannabis growing and combines them into a uniquely-engineered grow building. The hybrid greenhouse has the wall structure of a industrialized warehouse with the glass roof of a more recognizable greenhouse.

With a hybrid greenhouse, you get the natural characteristics of outdoor growing and the total ability to control your growing environment that you get with indoor grow rooms. Because of the greenhouse roof, the hybrid greenhouse receives the full spectrum of free sunlight found in other greenhouse designs.

While indoor growing allows you to produce cannabis throughout the year and in every season, the energy used for lighting and ventilation can be very costly. Hybrid greenhouse design is actually very energy efficient and eco-friendly. It uses sunlight and provides good air circulation and humidity control, which can be challenging for indoor growers, industrialized warehouse and plant factories.

Groundbreaking GrowFloor® Greenhouse Flooring
Better Life Technology introduced its next generation GrowFloor® greenhouse and grow room flooring in 2017. With many of the same redeeming growing enhancements brought to the cannabis market by hybrid greenhouse design, GrowFloor helps cannabis producers grow a cleaner, greener, more bountiful harvest.

GrowFloor is the ultimate indoor solution designed for a multitude of growing uses:
• Hybrid greenhouses
• Industrial cannabis warehouses
• Plant factories
• Growrooms of all sizes
• Individual gardeners and residential greenhouses
• Traditional indoor farmers
• Organic growers
• Those utilizing hydroponic, aquaponic, or aeroponic methods

Manufactured in the USA, GrowFloor is specially-engineered of 0.075” (1.9 mm) thick premium polyvinyl with a white, textured, high-gloss coating helping you detect bugs, debris and other harmful contaminants. GrowFloor® is a cost-effective way to grow more with less time and money and provides additional benefits not otherwise found in traditional greenhouse flooring:
• Durable, long lasting
• Protects floors from deterioration
• Anti-microbial, anti-bacterial, water-, mold and mildew-resistant
• Creates a sterile, air-tight, lab-like environment
• Resists abrasions, scratches and tears
• Easy roll-out installation
• Cleans with a sprayer/hose or household and vinyl-safe garden cleaners
• Slip resistant
• Anti-fatigue padding
• Repositionable, reusable, recyclable

Better Life Technology recently announced its GrowFloor companion product, GrowWall™, to cover greenhouse and grow room walls. In addition to the many benefits of GrowFloor, GrowWall also helps repel UV rays, cut down on glare and hot spots, and reflect light evenly throughout your growing space. Compared to other greenhouse coverings, GrowWall increases lighting efficiency by 400%, insulates and helps reduce cooling costs.

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Media One USA

p: 833.HELLO.M1 (833.435.5661)
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MIDWEST SIGNS

p: 800.328.6592

IEC (Interstate Electric Company)

p: 800.225.5432

Hasco Graphics

p: 216.662.7474

Laird Plastics

p:  816.452.7771

Spicers Paper

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AJ Visual

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Calsak Plastics

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Soyang - Europe

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Ricky Richards - Australia

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Veritiv - Canada

p: 905.795.7488

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Graphic Image Flooring

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BP Graphics
Phoenix, AZ
800-587-1464
Website

P5 Graphics & Displays
Fullerton, CA
714-808-1645
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Core Digital Media
Playa Vista, CA
310-348-6800
Website

LA Anderson
Los Angeles, CA
323-460-4115
Website

Ad Art
San Francisco, CA
800-675-6353
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Primary Color
El Segundo, CA
310-841-0250
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Astek Inc
Van Nuys, CA
818-901-9876
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Enhance A Color
Danbury, CT
203-748-5111
Website

Merritt Graphics
East Hartford, CT
860-216-3193
Website

Trinity Graphic
Sarasota, FL
941-355-2636
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VSP Graphic
West Seneca, NY
716-674-7446
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Color Reflections - Hollywood
Hollywood, FL
954-791-4910
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Color Reflections - Orlando
Orlando, FL
407-425-4063
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National Print Wholesale
Atlanta, GA
404-343-0106
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GCI Graphics
Atlanta, GA
770-455-8804
Website

Laser Resources (LRI)
Grimes, IA
515-518-6101
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Custom Color
Lenexa, KS
913-760-3100
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Signmasters
Passaic, NJ
973-614-8300
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Modernistic Inc
Stillwater, MN
800-641-4610
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Graphic Systems
Minneapolis, MN
612-721-6100
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Visual Expressions Printing
Minneapolis, MN
612-729-8370
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ASAP
Bloomington, MN
952-564-2727
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Sandy Alexander
Clifton, NJ
973-470-8100
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Color Reflections - Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV
702-262-9300
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Candid Worldwide
Las Vegas, NV
702-896-5779
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Duggal
New York, NY
212-242-7000
Website

2XL Imaging
Springfield, NJ
908-688-0561
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Vari Direct
Long Island City, NY
212-913-9600
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Infinity Images
Portland, OR
503-232-4544
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Berry and Homer
Chester, PA
215-425-0888
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Color Reflections - Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA
215-627-4686
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Ingram Express Services
Nashville, TN
615-333-9042
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Kubin Nicholson - Dallas
Carrollton, TX
469-522-7868
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IDX Corporation
Fredricksburg, VA
540-370-9100
Website

CSI Printing
Falls Church, VA
703-205-0000
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Kubin Nicholson - Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI
414-586-4300
Website

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Grafitti Calgary
Calgary, AB
403-247-5876
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SignCraft Digital
Calgary, AB
403-735-1903
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Cowan Graphics
Edmonton, AB
800-661-6996
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Multigraphics
Burnaby, BC
604-437-8444
Website

Imaged Advertising Creations
North York, ON
416-493-8888
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Beyond Digital Imaging
Markham, ON
905-415-1888
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Category 5 Imaging Ltd
Burlington, ON
905-333-3228
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PCL Graphics
Markham, ON
416-756-3600
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Phipps Dickson Integria Group Inc.
Kirkland, QC
514-695-1333
Website

Bolder Graphics, a Division of DCM 
Calgary, AB
403-272-7440
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Anti-Slip Backing

Black

Ideal for small, repositionable G‑Floor Graphic® floor mats, our Anti-Slip Backing adds durability and safety to your creations.

Grade: Intermediate
color: Clear
product type: Coated Rayon Fabric with Acrylic Adhesive
Width: 54 in
length: 25 ft
COVERAGE: 112.5 sqft
application: Non-Skid Backer

Double Sided Mounting Adhesive

Clear

Designed for smaller, semi-permanent floor graphic applications, this double-sided, pressure-sensitive adhesive provides the ultimate, quick-stick adhesion to meet the demands of every indoor high traffic environment.

Grade: Semi-Permanent
color: Clear
product type: Sheet Acrylic
width: 27 in
length: 150 ft
COVERAGE: 335 sqft
SUBSTRATE: Tile, Cement, Metal, Aluminum.  Not Wood
application: Double-Sided Mounting

Taylor Resolute Adhesive

Off-White

For wall to wall installations and other permanent subfloor bonding of G‑Floor Graphics flooring, there is no better flooring glue. Manufactured from modified silane polymer blend, it has an extra moisture barrier built in for added print floor protection.

Grade: Permanent
color: Off-White
product type: Modified Silane Polymer Blend
CONTAINER SIZE: 2 gal
BONDING TIME: 40-50 min
COVERAGE: 500 sqft
SUBSTRATE: Concrete, OSB, Gypsum, Plywood
application: Trowel or Roll On

Seam Tape

Black

Our glass cloth seam tape can withstand extreme temperatures

Grade: Like-Permanent
color: Black
product type: Glass-Cloth
length: 30 yds
width: 4 in
application: Single-Sided Adhesive

Seam Tape

White

Our glass cloth seam tape can withstand extreme temperatures

Grade: Like-Permanent
color: White
product type: Glass-Cloth
length: 30 yds
width: 4 in
application: Single-Sided Adhesive

Welding Rod

Slate Grey

The perfect solution for a seamless look. The slate grey welding rod gives you the protection of a fused seam with the illusion of a seamless installation so the details of the floor are not lost.

Grade: Permanent
color: Slate Grey
length: 300 ft
width: 4 mm
application: Permanent Installation - Fused Seams

Welding Rod

Midnight Black

The perfect solution for a seamless look. The midnight black welding rod gives you the protection of a fused seam with the illusion of a seamless installation so the details of the floor are not lost.

Grade: Permanent
color: Midnight Black
length: 300 ft
width: 4 mm
application: Permanent Installation - Fused Seams

Welding Rod

Clear

The perfect solution for a seamless look. The clear welding rod gives you the protection of a fused seam with the illusion of a seamless installation so the graphic is not lost.

Grade: Permanent
color: Clear
length: 300 ft
width: 4 mm
application: Permanent Installation - Fused Seams

G‑Floor Graphic® Ultra 35WG Sheet-Fed

Clear print media

Color: Clear
Surface Texture: Woodgrain
SIZE: 28 in x 40 in
Overall Thickness: 35 mil (0.035")
Wear Layer Thickness: 35 mil (0.035")
Weight: 4 oz/sqft
Finish: Satin
Composition: Homogeneous Polyvinyl
Warranty: 3-Year Limited
  Proudly Made in The USA

G‑Floor Graphic® Ultra 35SS Sheet-Fed

Absolute White print media

Color: Absolute White
Surface Texture: Super Smooth
SIZE: 28 in x 40 in
Overall Thickness: 35 mil (0.035")
Wear Layer Thickness: 35 mil (0.035")
Weight: 4 oz/sqft
Finish: Satin
Composition: Homogeneous Polyvinyl
Warranty: 3-Year Limited
  Proudly Made in The USA

G‑Floor Graphic® Performance 85SS

Absolute white print media

Color: Absolute White
Surface Texture: Super Smooth
SIZE: 60 in × 10 ft, 120 in x 61 ft
Overall Thickness: 85 mil (0.085”)
Wear Layer Thickness: 85 mil (0.085”)
Weight: 10 oz/sqft
Finish: Satin
Composition: Homogeneous Polyvinyl
Warranty: 3-Year Limited
  Proudly Made in The USA

G‑Floor Graphic® Prime 75WG

Clear print media

Color: Clear
Surface Texture: Woodgrain
SIZE: 60 in × 10 ft, 60 in x 61 ft, 120 in x 61 ft
Overall Thickness: 75 mil (0.075")
Wear Layer Thickness: 75 mil (0.075")
Weight: 8 oz/sqft
Finish: Satin
Composition: Homogeneous Polyvinyl
Warranty: 3-Year Limited
  Proudly Made in The USA

G‑Floor Graphic® Prime 75CT

Clear print media

Color: Clear
Surface Texture: Ceramic
SIZE: 60 in × 10 ft, 60 in x 61 ft, 120 in x 61 ft
Overall Thickness: 75 mil (0.075")
Wear Layer Thickness: 75 mil (0.075")
Weight: 8 oz/sqft
Finish: Satin
Composition: Homogeneous Polyvinyl
Warranty: 3-Year Limited
  Proudly Made in The USA

G‑Floor Graphic® Elite 60SC

Clear print media

Color: Clear
Surface Texture: Small Coin
SIZE: 120 in x 61 ft
Overall Thickness: 60 mil (0.060”)
Wear Layer Thickness: 60 mil (0.060”)
Weight: 9 oz/sqft
Finish: Satin
Composition: Homogeneous Polyvinyl
Warranty: 3-Year Limited
  Proudly Made in The USA

G‑Floor Graphic® Elite 50SS

Absolute White print media

Color: Absolute White
Surface Texture: Super Smooth
SIZE: 120 in x 61 ft
Overall Thickness: 50 mil (0.050")
Wear Layer Thickness: 50 mil (0.050")
Weight: 6.5 oz/sqft
Finish: Satin
Composition: Homogeneous Polyvinyl
Warranty: 3-Year Limited
  Proudly Made in The USA

G‑Floor Graphic® Elite 50CT

Slate Grey print media

Color: Slate Grey
Surface Texture: Ceramic
SIZE: 120 in x 61 ft
Overall Thickness: 75 mil (0.075")
Wear Layer Thickness: 75 mil (0.075")
Weight: 8 oz/sqft
Finish: Satin
Composition: Homogeneous Polyvinyl
Warranty: 3-Year Limited
  Proudly Made in The USA

G‑Floor Graphic® Elite 50CT

Midnight Black print media

Color: Midnight Black
Surface Texture: Ceramic
SIZE: 120 in x 61 ft
Overall Thickness: 75 mil (0.075")
Wear Layer Thickness: 75 mil (0.075")
Weight: 8 oz/sqft
Finish: Satin
Composition: Homogeneous Polyvinyl
Warranty: 3-Year Limited
  Proudly Made in The USA

G‑Floor Graphic® Elite 50CT

Clear print media

Color: Clear
Surface Texture: Ceramic
SIZE: 120 in x 61 ft
Overall Thickness: 50 mil (0.050")
Wear Layer Thickness: 50 mil (0.050")
Weight: 6.5 oz/sqft
Finish: Satin
Composition: Homogeneous Polyvinyl
Warranty: 3-Year Limited
  Proudly Made in The USA

G‑Floor Graphic® Elite 50CT

Absolute White print media

Color: Absolute White
Surface Texture: Ceramic
SIZE: 120 in x 61 ft
Overall Thickness: 75 mil (0.075")
Wear Layer Thickness: 75 mil (0.075")
Weight: 8 oz/sqft
Finish: Satin
Composition: Homogeneous Polyvinyl
Warranty: 3-Year Limited
  Proudly Made in The USA

G‑Floor Graphic® Ultra 35WG

Clear print media

Color: Clear
Surface Texture: Ceramic
SIZE: 54 in x 61 ft
Overall Thickness: 35 mil (0.035")
Wear Layer Thickness: 35 mil (0.035")
Weight: 4 oz/sqft
Finish: Satin
Composition: Homogeneous Polyvinyl
Warranty: 3-Year Limited
  Proudly Made in The USA

G‑Floor Graphic® Ultra 35SS

absolute white print media

Color: Absolute White
Surface Texture: Super Smooth
SIZE: 54 in x 61 ft
Overall Thickness: 35 mil (0.035")
Wear Layer Thickness: 35 mil (0.035")
Weight: 4 oz/sqft
Finish: Satin
Composition: Homogeneous Polyvinyl
Warranty: 3-Year Limited
  Proudly Made in The USA

G‑Floor Graphic® Ultra 35CT

Clear print media

Color: Clear
Surface Texture: Ceramic
SIZE: 54 in x 61 ft
Overall Thickness: 35 mil (0.035")
Wear Layer Thickness: 35 mil (0.035")
Weight: 4 oz/sqft
Finish: Satin
Composition: Homogeneous Polyvinyl
Warranty: 3-Year Limited
  Proudly Made in The USA

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