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Hound Labs Listed as #5 Top Start Up in 2017

“When users blow into the Hound’s mouthpiece, their breath passes into a single-use, disposable cartridge. A chemical reaction separates the THC molecules from the rest of their breath, allowing an automated mechanism to calculate the amount of THC present. The company just started its first clinical trial of the Hound, and it expects to release…

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Major Tech Investors Are Pushing Their Money into the Marijuana Industry

“Benchmark recently announced a $8 million investment into Hound Labs, a start-up based in Oakland, California that’s working on a device that will determine whether people are too high to drive. While this is just the latest investment, it’s hardly the first…” -Read full article

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Benchmark bets on Breathalyzers

If the company can successfully develop a device of this nature, it would become the largest marijuana enterprise. The breathalyzer will be geared towards law enforcement and companies that perform drug testing.The company also has a more affordable consumer-grade product in the pipeline. Read More

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Investment Company Predicts Success Of Effective Marijuana Breathalyzer

“But Hound Labs says, “Our ability to measure THC in breath really should shift the national dialogue from one about simply detecting if THC is in someone’s body to a conversation where standards can be developed that reflect actual impairment.” Read more

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Business insider: The VC firm that made early bets on Uber and Snap is investing in a marijuana breathalyzer

“With alcohol, it doesn’t matter what your car looks like or … whether you’re a man or a woman. At the end of the day, everybody pretty much knows if you’re above a .08 [blood-alcohol level] you’re going to be arrested,” Lynn tells Business Insider. “We want to do the same thing for THC and…

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10 things in tech you need to know today

“The VC firm that made early bets on Uber and Snap is investing in a marijuana company. Hound Labs, a California-based startup that makes a breathalyzer for marijuana, announced a new $8.1 million round of funding led by Benchmark Capital.” Read More

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Hound Labs Flushes Out $8.1M in Backing For Breathalyzer Solution

“To put it in context, the standard legal limit for blood alcohol content while driving is .08%, or .08 grams of alcohol for every deciliter of blood, while in many states with legal adult use of cannabis the legal threshold is four nanograms of THC per milliliter of blood. If THC were measured with the…

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The Cannabist: Startup Hound Labs raises $8.1 million for portable marijuana breathalyzer

“When THC instead is measured on a user’s breath, the molecules are detectable for just a few hours before disappearing, according to Hound Labs. The company says its method can detect the chemical after a user has smoked or eaten marijuana.” Read More

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Axios: Startup raises $8 million for marijuana breathalyzer

“Hound Labs says that its breathalyzer measures THC molecules in breath at parts per million, as opposed to alcohol breathalyzers than analyze in parts per thousand. The company currently in conducting both clinical tests (in partnership with UCSF) and field tests.” Read More

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Does a Bag of Fritos Come With That?

“But, just because you’re baked doesn’t mean you should get behind the wheel, no matter how good a bag of Nacho Cheese Doritos Locos Tacos sound. And, even stone-cold sober, they do sound good.” Read More

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