Cannabis Vaping Concerns Call for Increased Regulations and Oversight

NORML

The Trump administration is sounding the alarm against the manufacture and marketing of certain vape products at a time when health officials nationwide are scrambling to determine why some consumers are suddenly becoming sick from the use of certain vaping devices. This federal prohibition has made it historically difficult to clinically study the safety of these cannabis-oil delivery devices. FDA GOVERNMENT Policy SCIENCE CBD oils THC vaping vitamin E

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Trulieve Vape Cartridges

FloridaMarijuana.net

Trulieve Vape Cartridges are available in a variety of options. Medical cannabis patients enjoy the discrete and precise nature of vaporizers. Vaporizing cannabis offers the most immediate relief to the patient as it keeps blood levels balanced.

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Cannabis Vape Sales Falter as Lung Illnesses Rise

Leafly

The amount of the legal cannabis industry revenue that comes from vape products has dropped by 15% nationwide, with some states seeing decreases of more than 60%. The post Cannabis Vape Sales Falter as Lung Illnesses Rise appeared first on Leafly.

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Oregon Cannabis Retailers Are Pulling Vape Carts Off Store Shelves

Leafly

Oregon cannabis stores are removing vaping products from their shelves amid a nationwide scare over severe lung illnesses and deaths. The post Oregon Cannabis Retailers Are Pulling Vape Carts Off Store Shelves appeared first on Leafly.

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Vaping Products Linked with Rising Number of Hospitalizations

NORML

In New York State, where 34 cases have been reported, health officials reported the identification of “very high levels of vitamin E acetate in nearly all cannabis-containing samples analyzed.” Medical reports have previously identified an association between vitamin E oil exposure and the vaping of both cannabis and nicotine liquid products, according to a NBC News investigative report.

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Vape Death Pushes Oregon to Call for Cannabis Product Review

Leafly

Oregon authorities said Wednesday that they will ask cannabis store owners to voluntarily review marijuana on their shelves and pull any they feel might be unsafe. The post Vape Death Pushes Oregon to Call for Cannabis Product Review appeared first on Leafly.

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B.C. school districts target vaping, call for increased regulation

Cannabis Life Network

A British Columbia school board says it has “serious concerns” about the risk of vaping and is asking all levels of government to take action. school districts target vaping, call for increased regulation appeared first on Cannabis News | Lifestyle Tips | Expert Opinions | Stocks.

Vapes Spiked With Synthetic Drugs Show Dark Side of CBD Craze

Leafly

Some operators are cashing in on the CBD craze by substituting cheap and illegal synthetic cannabinoids for natural CBD in vapes and edibles such as gummy bears, an AP investigation has found. The post Vapes Spiked With Synthetic Drugs Show Dark Side of CBD Craze appeared first on Leafly.

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US vaping illness count jumps to 805, deaths rise to 12

Cannabis Life Network

NEW YORK — Hundreds more Americans have been reported to have a vaping-related breathing illness. The post US vaping illness count jumps to 805, deaths rise to 12 appeared first on Cannabis News | Lifestyle Tips | Expert Opinions | Stocks.

Health Canada ‘actively monitoring’ U.S. vaping illness breakthrough

Cannabis Life Network

breakthrough into the cause of a mysterious vaping illness. vaping illness breakthrough appeared first on Cannabis News | Lifestyle Tips | Expert Opinions | Stocks. OTTAWA — Canadian health officials say they are closely monitoring an apparent U.S.

US marijuana vape market & Lung Illnesses

Cannabis Life Network

Vaping products, one of the fastest-growing segments of the legal marijuana industry, have taken a hit from consumers. Some vaped […]. The post US marijuana vape market & Lung Illnesses appeared first on Cannabis News | Lifestyle Tips | Expert Opinions | Stocks. Blog Business Cannabis Canada CBD News Featured Health Marijuana News THC News cannabis vaping cbd vaping THC vaping vaping crisisPORTLAND, Ore.

Vaping fallout: Small stores suffering as American vapers turn away

Cannabis Life Network

NEW YORK — The thousands of shops that sprang up in cities and towns across the country over the past decade to sell vaping products have seen a stunning reversal of fortune, with their sales plunging in just two months amid news reports that vaping has sickened nearly 1,300 people and killed 26.

Vaping Epidemic Boosts the Case for Legalization

WeedAdvisor

With 33 deaths and almost 1,500 vaping-related illnesses, public concern about THC vaping has increased. This is perfectly understandable, given that the prime suspect behind the epidemic – vitamin E acetate – was found in most illegal vape samples, but not legal ones.

Hydrogen Cyanide Could be the Missing Link in Vaping Illnesses

WeedAdvisor

The string of vaping-related illnesses and deaths have caused a whirlwind of public hysteria and blind reactions from lawmakers. The CannaSafe testing company looked at 10 different black market marijuana vapes. e-news Hydrogen Cyanide Vape Vape Illness Vaping

U.S. vaping concerns loom as Canada legalizes pot devices

Cannabis Life Network

linked to vaping products may dampen demand for soon-to-be-legal cannabis vapes in Canada later this year, industry watchers say. An ongoing vaping probe south of the border — where as many as five people have died and hundreds more have fallen ill — may slow sales […].

CDC Provides Update on Lung Illnesses Linked to Vape Cartridges

NORML

According to the latest totals, “Among patients with data on substances used in e-cigarettes, or vaping products, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)-containing product use was reported by 76.9 A report issued earlier this month by New York State health officials identified “very high levels of vitamin E acetate in nearly all cannabis-containing [vapor cartridge] samples analyzed.”

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Oregon Vape Update

Cannabis Law Report

This morning Governor Brown issued Executive Order 19-09 directing state agencies to enact a temporary ban on the sale of flavored vaping products, as well as other sources or additives. Ingredient disclosure for vaping products. Testing of vaping products to determine product safety.

Vape Juice – Identifying a Chemical Ghost Responsible for Vaping-Associated Pulmonary Injury

Cannabis Life Network

Vapes have been marketed into people’s minds as a safer alternative to smoking – which at face value makes logical sense. While they all have additives; cigarettes, Nic Juice, or THC carts, vape juice doesn’t burn.

Vaping Vaping Vaping… All the latest

Cannabis Law Report

Inslee issued Executive Order 19-03: Addressing the Vaping Use Public Health Crisis. This order directs the Liquor and Cannabis (LCB) and the Department of Health (Health) to take certain actions immediately to protect public health. Project CBD – What Should We Do About Vaping?

Vaping Hysteria Threatens Illinois Marijuana Industry

WeedAdvisor

But just as things were starting to gain traction, an all-too-familiar story about alleged vaping risks hit the media, resulting in a chain reaction that could affect the new cannabis market. Now, Chicago Business reports that the recent vaping scare threatens legal marijuana sales, potentially crippling the system before it even takes off. pose an even greater risk to the legal vaping industry, thanks to skewed public perception and an inability to understand the facts.

Which Is More Potent, Vaping Cannabis or Smoking a Joint?

Leafly

A recent study found that vaping delivers more pronounced effects than an old-fashioned joint. The post Which Is More Potent, Vaping Cannabis or Smoking a Joint? Health joints vape pensappeared first on Leafly.

Oregon Vape Update

Cannabis Law Report

Cannabis Association. OLCC Flavored Vaping Product Ban. Dear ORCA and Cannabis Industry Members, As was expected, the OLCC Commissioners voted today to enact an emergency 6 month ban on flavored vaping products. In addition, cannabis. Cannabis Law News

Legalization, Not Restriction, is the Solution to the Vaping Crisis

WeedAdvisor

The recent string of vaping illnesses reported in the United States led to a knee-jerk reaction by legislators to either ban or restrict all vaping products. Reactions to the vaping problem have been mixed. Some States Stand by THC Vape Industry. .

The Vaping Illness Outbreak

Peninsula Alternative Health

Public health officials are taking steps to uncover the cause behind previously healthy vape users developing pneumonia-like symptoms. As a trusted healthcare partner, we understand and share the same concerns as our patients regarding the news surrounding vaping.

Possible Canadian cases of vaping illnesses being investigated: health officer

Cannabis Life Network

REGINA — Canada’s chief public health officer says at least three reports of potential vaping-related illnesses are being investigated, but she doesn’t consider any to be confirmed. Blog Cannabis Canada CBD News Featured Health Marijuana News cbd vaping

How Velxtech helps extractors research and optimize vape hardware

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Velxtech works with cannabis extractors to help tackle problems commonly encountered when choosing vape hardware. The post How Velxtech helps extractors research and optimize vape hardware appeared first on Leafly. Industry sponsored article vape pens Velxtech

The Cannabis Vape Crisis. Roundup

Cannabis Law Report

Reports: Cannabis Business Times. Special Report: Cannabis Researchers, Scientists Confront Vaping-Related Lung Disease Debate. Vaping-Related Lung Disease Prompts Public Health Questions Across Cannabis Industry.

Vaping and cannabis use in teens – New Research

Cannabis Life Network

MONTREAL — Teens and young adults who use vaping (electronic cigarettes) are significantly more likely to use cannabis as well, according to a new study co-authored by a Canadian researcher. Blog Featured Health Marijuana News cannabis electronic cigarettes vaping

Why Vitamin E Acetate is in Pesticides

Cannabis Life Network

Mystery has embraced concern amidst the vape epidemic which has left over 2, 000 patients hospitalized and taken the lives of over 30. The post Why Vitamin E Acetate is in Pesticides appeared first on Cannabis News | Lifestyle Tips | Expert Opinions | Stocks.

17 September Cannabis Vape Updates

Cannabis Law Report

How to identify a fake vape cartridge, latest pronouncement on vaping from CA Governor, Massachusetts regulators make announcement on issue & more. The Importance of the Legal Cannabis Industry’s Response to Vaping Illnesses.

Dry Herb Vaping: Buyers Guide

FloridaMarijuana.net

Dry Herb Vaping – Buyers Guide. But they can have more success by using a dry herb vape which helps to eliminate dangerous toxins. Vaping doesn’t burn herbs. Vaping has many advantages over traditional smoking: Improves taste and smell. Your Vaping Needs.

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Some CBD vapes contain street drug instead of the real thing

Cannabis Life Network

Jay Jenkins says he hesitated when a buddy suggested they vape CBD. That’s because what he was vaping didn’t have any CBD, the suddenly popular compound extracted from the cannabis plant that […].

Illicit Cannabis Vape Carts Hospitalized 7 in California, Doctors Say

Leafly

The post Illicit Cannabis Vape Carts Hospitalized 7 in California, Doctors Say appeared first on Leafly. Rare public health warning issued to avoid illicit market THC e-cigarettes. Health Science & Tech California Lab testing safety vaporizers

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How to Spot a Fake Vape Cart Before It’s Too Late

Freedom Leaf

Cannabis consumers are crazy about their vape pens. According to cannabis market research group Arcview Market Research in partnership with BDS Analytics, the cannabis concentrates market was worth nearly $3 billion in 2018, an increase of 49 percent from the previous year.

Tainted vape pens selling 2-for-1 in illegal California stores

Leafly

Leafly catches unlicensed Los Angeles shops selling THC vape carts with 5,475 times the allowable level of pesticide, amid 110 sick and three dead statewide. The post Tainted vape pens selling 2-for-1 in illegal California stores appeared first on Leafly.