Are You Compliant? A Guide to California’s Cannabis Product Packaging Rules for 2018

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Last week, we spoke about the importance of child resistant packaging to California’s regulations for cannabis packaging. The Importance of Child-Resistant Marijuana Packaging. Child-resistant packaging is the centerpiece of California’s cannabis regulations and rightfully so.

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

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Real TKO products only come in the packaging above. However, Mark Hoashi, founder of the Doja app , told Inverse that Dank Vapes is not a cannabis company that operates as an actual facility, but a packaging company. Another tell is the quality of the packaging.

Travel with Cannabis?

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Vaporizers offer consumers more potent concentrations of THC, tetrahydrocannabinol, or CBD, cannabidiol. percent THC on a dry weight basis is approved by FDA. Just like your vaporizers just make sure to pack it within your carry on and get creative with the packaging.

Associated Press: Many Commercially Marketed CBD Products Tainted With Psychoactive Adulterants


These synthetic agents are illegal under federal law and their consumption may be associated with significant adverse health effects. It acknowledged that the packaging and labeling typically fails to identify the manufacturers of the products.

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What Is the Shelf Life of CBD Oil? What Is the Best Way to Store CBD Oil?

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Instead of answering this question myself, I am going to turn it over to CBD expert Joy Smith, of Joy Organics , a full spectrum (minus THC) CBD hemp oil company. How long will that bottle of CBD oil actually last before it’s no longer “fit for consumption?”.

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Health Canada: Backgrounder: Final regulations on new cannabis products

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With respect to edible cannabis, the amended Cannabis Regulations include: Restricting the use of ingredients that could increase the appeal of edible cannabis, increase the risk of food-borne illness, and encourage over-consumption. June 14, 2019.

What Is the Shelf Life of CBD Oil? What Is the Best Way to Store CBD Oil?

Cannabis Cheri

Instead of answering this question myself, I am going to turn it over to CBD expert Joy Smith, of Joy Organics , a full spectrum (minus THC) CBD hemp oil company. How long will that bottle of CBD oil actually last before it’s no longer “fit for consumption?”.

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Announcement: Oregon Cannabis Association, Requests for OLCC Rule Updates

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Social Media and Advertising – Request for rule clarification on what is defined as consumption in social media. As the OLCC moves into their next round of rule making, the OCA will present a united front on rule update requests.

What the U.S. Can Learn From Weed Legalization in Canada

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The legal age for consumption in Canada is 18. When the legal age of consumption is 21, as it is in most US states that have legalized cannabis, a massive segment of the youth population still turns to the black market. Canada’s branding and packaging requirements are too strict.

US Navy Policy Documents Cannabis & Hemp

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tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) on a dry weight basis. THC in marijuana and in. percent THC remain illegal. The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) does not determine or certify the THC concentration of commercially. WHAT’S NEW IN OPNAV N170D?

Cannabis Suppositories: Sticking Weed Where?


One less discussed consumption form is cannabis suppositories. It’s very individualized because it’s not as common or routine of a consumption method.”. Each package contains 10 suppositories with 50mg of CBD each.

Colombian Marijuana Legalization Bill Gaining Huge Traction


The biggest concession was when public consumption of cannabis was allowed by the courts, despite recreational cannabis being illegal. Consumers must register with these locations and THC levels are limited. In Canada, regulations are rather tight, especially when it comes to packaging and advertising. Edibles will also be rather weak, maxing out at 10mg of THC per unit. States typically have no issue with things like creative packaging and advertising.

Mexico Senate Will Soon Debate Marijuana Draft Legislation


Kerlikowske emphasized the dangers associated with consumption of THC in underdeveloped brains. This would likely lead to a similar approach to Canada’s, limiting or banning advertising and forcing the use of plain packaging, along with strong warning labels.

Microdosing: The Future of Cannabis?

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Microdosing, if you have not yet heard of it, is hotter than just any ordinary trend: Science proves THC and CBD safe, with very real benefits associated with consuming very low doses regularly, as opposed to massive doses all at once. milligrams, of THC at the start.

Are Marijuana Edibles a Trick-or-Treat Terror or Just Halloween Hype?

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In fact, any reported incidents of children visiting emergency rooms for consumption of cannabis edibles have occurred through a child stumbling onto an insecure stash within their own home, far outside the confines of the Halloween holiday. The Copy Cat Packaging of Marijuana Edibles.

First The Coastguard & Now The Navy

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Part of the reasoning, according to the memo, is that CBD products are generally not being regulated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and may contain THC that could appear on a drug screening. It is possible to test positive for THC on a urinalysis by using a CBD or hemp product.

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Important Facts About California Marijuana Laws

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Child-Resistant Packaging Even if child-resistant packaging on your cannabis products is driving you mad, you’re going to have to put up with it.

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Edible Regulations May Hurt Canadian Industry


THC Limit. As initially intended, Health Canada appears to be adamant in its plan to limit edibles to 10mg of THC per unit. If they cannot obtain THC candies from legal sources, they are likely to look outside the open market. Plain Packaging. Plain packaging is boring to look at and makes it difficult for companies to establish themselves as brands. Instead, we will be forced to navigate a minefield of plain packaging where everything blends together.

Hemp-CBD Across State Lines: Florida

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percent THC and free of unsafe contaminants; and. (b) It appears that the FDACS has put a lot of thought into this program, from cultivation to consumption.

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Strike Oil: Desire for Cannabis Oil Heats Up


In commercially-produced cannabis oils, the concentrations of CBD and THC tend to be well-controlled, which makes it easy to calculate dosage and effect. Take it from this consumer, oils offer a steadier “high” than flower because the oil has consistent THC and CBD levels. Is discretion (packaging) important to you? Stay tuned for an instructional NewsMunchies video on what to look for when buying cannabis oil and the best methods for consumption.

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Green Light Law Updates Latest From Oregon’s OLCC

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The featured speakers included, Danica Hibpshman, OLCC Director of Licensing, Madeleine Cane, OLCC Marijuana Program Coordinator, Anthony Geltosky, OLCC’s only Packaging and Labeling Specialist, Sunny Summers, ODA Hemp Policy Coordinator, Marry Anne Cooper, Oregon Farm Bureau and Ken Helm, State Representative. Packaging and Labeling Update: As of April 1, 2019, retailers can’t accept products with old labels. Instead, total THC will be the benchmark.

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How About Some Cyanide With Your Vape

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The Centers for Disease Control for the first time said that among deaths and illnesses from vaping, THC products “were the most prominent link.”

No Smoking: Some States Try to Snuff Out Smokable Hemp Products

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One question presented by the Chief was whether “merely placing raw plant material in a package constitute processing hemp into a hemp product?”

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Ignite Launches ‘Ignite X B? Vaping’ CBD Collaboration Line

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Each pod of CBD is made from all-natural, hemp-derived CBD oil, 0% THC (no psychoactive effects), medium-chain triglycerides (MCT) and natural flavoring. partner on this line to bring together the strengths of both brands to innovate and transform the future of CBD consumption.

California Marijuana Laws Explained

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They are also tested for potency as well as having labels that state the level of CBD, THC, and other active compounds. The state has also placed limits on how much THC/CBD can be in some cannabis products. The first state to legalize marijuana for medical use was California.

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Cannabis Smoke: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

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or less THC “and any part of that plant, including. earmarking funds to purchase THC testing equipment; increasing penalties for knowingly selling marijuana packaged as hemp). The last few days we’ve seen a flurry of activity related to smokable cannabis products.

The Even More Perplexing State of Hemp CBD in California

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Until the FDA rules that industrial hemp-derived CBD oil and CBD products can be used as a food or California makes a determination that they are safe to use for human and animal consumption, CBD products are not an approved food, food ingredient, food additive, or dietary supplement.”

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Drinkable Cannabis Could Cut into Alcohol Sales


Beer and cocktail drinkers will now have access to an entirely new form of THC consumption. Obviously, edibles like candies and baked goods will not have an effect until much later, which also adds the risk of taking in excess THC.

Why Are Pre-Roll Joints Always Such Popular Sellers on 420?

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At 4:20PM marijuana enthusiasts all across the country light up a joint (or other preferred method of consumption) in homage to the plant. Another popular trend in pre-rolls is the THC infused variety. What is a pre-roll?

Mexican Cannabis: The New Legal Landscape

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The Cannabis Bill would regulate the growing, cultivating, harvesting, producing, transforming, labeling, packaging, advertising, transporting, distributing, selling, marketing, carrying and consuming of cannabis products and its derivatives for personal, scientific and commercial purposes.

ORCA March 2019 Newsletter Provides Exhaustive Overview of State Legislative Developments & OLCC Rules, Regs & Education Programs

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2) Social Consumption/ Cannabis Lounges / Tasting Rooms. Description: Creates and regulates, under certain circumstances, limited licensing of consumption and event spaces specifically for cannabis. Their law would allow cannabis cafe’s and consumption in dispensaries.

Concerns About Cannabis in the Workplace Were “Overblown,” Experts Say


The issue was (and still is) that, while there are plenty of laws about cannabis distribution, purchasing, sales, consumption, storage, shipping, packaging and much more, there is not a single federal or provincial law in place governing cannabis in the workplace.

Baker Donelson: U.S. Cannabis Pioneers Face Chaotic Advertising Laws

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Businesses preparing to market a new product nationally must follow the rules of trademark law as well as marketing and advertising claims under state and US laws when creating a trademark, advertising copy and copyright-registered packaging for the product. WRITTEN BY: Cynthia Blake Sanders.

You can now get a license to grow and sell cannabis from the state of California


Next thing we have here is that there is no regulation on onsite consumption at a retailer. One a consumption retail license that would allow for edible products only. And in West Hollywood in particular they’re going to allow for those retailers to also have onsite consumption.

Article – Reed Smith: UK: Cannabis In The UK – A Regulatory Environment In Transition?

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The two that are most relevant to the ongoing medical and legalisation debate are cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). The key difference between CBD and THC is that THC has psychoactive properties, meaning users experience a high from its use, whereas CBD has no psychoactive properties (it contains little or no THC). THC, a tetrahydro derivative of cannabinol, is a controlled drug under the Act. 19 August 2019. Authors – Carolyn E.

The Bruce Banner and Jack Herer: Landmarks – An Introduction to Medical Marijuana

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In countries where the usage, consumption, sale and purchase of Medical Marijuana has been legalized, Dispensaries are one of the, if not the only, way that one can purchase weed. The Bruce Banner can manage up to 30% THC count, making it one of the strongest strains in the entire world.

What’s Inside New Jersey’s Proposed Cannabis Legalization Bill?

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Also noteworthy in the bill is the proposal of Cannabis Consumption Areas. Cannabis Consumption Areas could be indoor or outdoor, but the consumed cannabis must be purchased on the premises. The bill includes provisions regarding labeling, packaging, and advertising.