Report: “Key pharmacological differences between side effects of refined, pharmaceutical CBD formulations and whole plant extracts:”

Cannabis Law Report

However, there are indications from studies done with cannabidiol-rich cannabis extracts in Israel that indicate that less side effects (46%) are achieved with a natural cannabis plant extract containing a 20:1 ratio of CBD to THC. Establishment of a New Drug Code for Marihuana Extract.

Health Canada has released draft regulations for cannabis edibles & extracts

MedicalMarijuana.ca

Health Canada has released draft regulations for cannabis edibles and extracts, which include strict limits on dosage and ingredients. For edibles, Health Canada is proposing plain child-resistant packaging, restricting the ingredients that can be used and limiting the edible to 10 milligrams of THC per package, which is largely considered the typical amount for a single dose.

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Article – Matt Maurer / Torkin Manes : Government of Canada Announces Details Pertaining to Legalization of Cannabis Edibles, Topicals and Extracts

Cannabis Law Report

Government of Canada Announces Details Pertaining to Legalization of Cannabis Edibles, Topicals and Extracts. Today, after much waiting and anticipation, the Government of Canada finally released the details relating to the legalization of cannabis edibles, topicals and extracts.

buzzn Announces New Packaging: Highlights Products as Broad Spectrum

Canna Newswire

Made from the whole plant extract and contains zero THC. NEW YORK – May 23, 2019 / Canna Newswire / – buzzn , a line of organic premium CBD oil supplements for people and pets, announced today an update in packaging for all items within the product range.

Weekend Unlimited Inc. Appoints Mr. Paul Chu as New President and CEO

Canna Newswire

Company appoints seasoned consumer packaged goods leader to bring and grow acquired brands to Canada, Jamaica, the United States and other international markets. Weekend Unlimited aggregates and scales small to medium brands, primarily in the categories of flower, extracts and edibles.

Health Canada: Backgrounder: Final regulations on new cannabis products

Cannabis Law Report

Health Canada has released the amendments to the Cannabis Regulations to control the legal production and sale of edible cannabis, cannabis extracts, and cannabis topicals. Placing a limit of 10 mg on the amount of THC that can be in a package of edible cannabis. Cannabis extracts.

Half-Baked: Edibles, Beverages and New Cannabis Products to Be Legalized and Regulated in 2019

Cannabis Law Report

Additionally, the Regulations include restrictions on the use of sugars, sweeteners or colours in cannabis extracts, such as oil for vaping. Packaging. The Regulations include specific packaging restrictions for the new classes of products. JUNE 19, 2019. .

Washington State Cannabis & Liquor Board Publish Spring Edition of , “Topics and Trends Newsletter”

Cannabis Law Report

Public Comment Period on Packaging and Labeling Rules. Observations from the Field: Clarification on Infused Product Containing Extracts. Topics and Trends Newsletter: Spring Cannabis Edition. The spring edition of Topics and Trends ,* published by the state Liquor and Cannabis Board, is available for viewing. In this edition: Upcoming Action on Quality Assurance Testing and Product Requirements. Meet Public Health Education Liaison Sara Cooley Broschart. Did You Know?

Hemp-CBD Across State Lines: Florida

Canna Law Blog

SB 1020 provides for the creation of a plan for regulating the cultivation of hemp, pursuant to the 2018 Farm Bill, and legalizes the retail sales of hemp extract. ” Hemp Extracts intended for human ingestion must come from a crop intended to be used in the food supply chain.

Announcement: Oregon Cannabis Association, Requests for OLCC Rule Updates

Cannabis Law Report

Trade Sample Rules for Cannabinoid Concentrates or Extracts – Increase the amount of Cannabinoid Concentrates or Extracts allowed for trade samples to be in line with the amount of usable marajuana that is allowed for trade samples.

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

Cannabis Cheri

How long your CBD oil lasts is determined by its quality, how it’s packaged and how you store it once it’s in your possession. The quality of the hemp the CBD was derived from, as well as the method used to extract it , can both have a significant impact on the shelf life of the final product.

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Canada’s National Budget. Borden Ladner Gervais – Overall Budget Report Includes Some Comments On Cannabis Sales & Excise Tax Measures

Cannabis Law Report

NewClasses of Cannabis Products: Edibles, Extracts, and Topicals. Edible cannabis, cannabis extracts and cannabis topicals will soon be legalized for recreational sale. This new THC-based calculation method will apply to edibles, cannabis extracts, cannabis oils and cannabis topicals.

Do Cannabis Consumers Actually Know What They’re Buying?

Canna Newswire

HerbaBuena advocates the highest level of efficacy combined with earth-conscious, sustainable practices, ranging from cultivation methods and processing techniques, to product ingredients and packaging.

The Original Jack Herer Takes First Place at WeedCon West 2019

Canna Newswire

The oil is infused with terpenes extracted from the finest harvests of the famous Jack Herer cannabis strain.

Kight On Cannabis: USPS Publishes New Guidelines For Mailing Hemp & Hemp Products

Cannabis Law Report

We wrote about this topic recently , and quoted both a USPS policy statement and an administrative court ruling that hemp and hemp extracts are mailable commodities. THE USPS PUBLISHED NEW GUIDELINES FOR MAILING HEMP AND HEMP PRODUCTS.

Florida’s Legislature Passed a Commercial Hemp Bill, Paving the Way for a New Industry in the State

Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law Group Blog

The State’s forthcoming hemp program will allow individuals to cultivate hemp, and distribute and sell “hemp extracts” within the State. Under the Hemp Bill, hemp extract – defined as a compound of hemp that is intended for ingestion – may be distributed and sold in Florida if the product meets certain testing and packaging requirements. By Matthew Ginder , Senior Counsel.

Marijuana Edibles: A Beginner’s Guide

Leaf Science

Edibles can also be made using cannabis extracts such as tinctures. edibles can be purchased as commercially-packaged products at local marijuana dispensaries in states where marijuana is sold. Marijuana edibles are a tasty alternative to smoking or vaporizing cannabis.

Main Street Marijuana joins voluntary industry testing program

Cannabis Chronicles

The signs come from an industry-led program called OK Cannabis, which offers testing services to detect pesticides and heavy metals in cannabis end products — the type of fully processed and packaged goods that consumers will find on store shelves.

New York Legislature Passes Breakthrough CBD Hemp Bill

Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law Group Blog

The bill, to be reviewed by Governor Cuomo, provides the regulatory framework for two-year renewable licensing (growing, manufacturing, extracting), packaging and labeling requirements (including negative health impact warning information and restrictions on health claims), and laboratory testing oversight to include QR codes linked to consumer information. This would also require the Department of Agriculture and Markets to create new regulations around extract production.

Oregon Won’t be Selling Their Cannabis To Canada Anytime Soon !

Cannabis Law Report

As of March there were more than 150,000 kilograms of unfinished inventory – defined by regulators as cannabis that is not packaged, labelled or ready for sale – held by Canadian pot companies, according to the most recent Health Canada figures.

CBD: New York Has A Zero Tolerance Approach

Cannabis Law Report

The city’s health code prohibits adding the cannabis-derived chemical to products, including in packaged foods. 1, establishments still selling the products – in packaged or unpackaged form – may see violations from the health department, according to the agency’s website.

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New Cannabis Products: Changes Are Coming to the Federal Legal Framework in 2019

Cannabis Law Report

In particular, a processing licence will be required in order to manufacture, package or label edible cannabis, cannabis extracts or cannabis topicals. Amendment of the Cannabis Act.

McCarthy Tétrault LLP: Canada: 2019 Canadian Federal Budget Commentary – Tax Initiatives

Cannabis Law Report

In December 2018, the Government released draft regulations containing the framework for the production and sale of the following new classes of cannabis products: edible cannabis, cannabis extracts, and cannabis topicals. Canada : 2019 Canadian Federal Budget Commentary – Tax Initiatives.

Emerging Market Opportunities That Will Empower and Catapult Growth In The Caribbean

Canna Newswire

This year’s speakers include: Mike West is researcher, entrepreneur, author, and adviser to companies engaged in the medical cannabis, adult use cannabis, hemp farming, extraction and products industries. To see our services and advertising packages, please visit [link].

Ignite CBD Announced as New Title Sponsor of The Mint 400 Vehicle Parade

Canna Newswire

From packaging, branding and marketing, to what’s inside, Ignite believes that trust and quality matter. “As Ignite CBD is extracted from the highest quality and best sourced 100% pure hemp oil.

Strike Oil: Desire for Cannabis Oil Heats Up

NewsMunchies

Cannabis oil is the term used to describe extracted resin from the cannabis plant that has been dissolved to create a liquid. Cannabis oil may provide a safer delivery method than dry herb because the process by which you extract cannabis oil kills bacteria. PHARM TO TABLE: The industry is going through a long cycle regarding how it extracts the good stuff from the plants. Is discretion (packaging) important to you?

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CCA’s Beat Underground

Cannabis Law Report

The first spreadsheet illustrates the division of the retail sale of 125 packages of flower at $40 per 8-gram package, including all taxes other than the income taxes. The financial benefits from the use of a CCA to move extracted oil from cultivator to consumer are even more dramatic.

CCAs CREATE PROFITS

Cannabis Law Report

This article describes the savings for consumers and the additional profits for cultivators in movement of cannabis in the form of extracted oil. This occurs because more costs are incurred between the cultivator and the consumer in the movement of extracted oil than in the movement of flower.

Ignite Breaks into Topicals, Announces CBD Pain Relief Cream and Roll-On

Canna Newswire

The CBD Pain Relief Cream includes anti-inflammatory plant extracts from CBD, menthol crystals, and arnica, with moisturizing aloe vera. From packaging and branding, to what’s inside, Ignite delivers at the highest level and builds on the foundation that trust and quality truly matter. Popular cannabis brand adds topical products to its impressive array of CBD staples. LOS ANGELES – July 2, 2019 / Canna Newswire / – Ignite International, Ltd.

California Cannabis: Breaking Down the CDPH Permanent Regulations

Canna Law Blog

Pursuant to new regulation 40175(c), “a manufacturer licensee shall only use cannabinoid concentrates and extracts that are manufactured or processed from cannabis obtained from a licensed cannabis cultivator.” Packaging.

“Budget 2019 clears the air on cannabis taxes” Says Canada Law Times

Cannabis Law Report

Firstly, she says, the budget changes the way excise tax is calculated now: the greater of either a flat rate tax based on a cannabis product’s weight or quantity in its packaging or a rate calculated based on the cannabis product’s sale price. Lawyers who are advising licensed producers or anyone looking to get into the cannabis edible, topical or extract market, once available, should be aware of these changes and know how to advise their clients accordingly on this aspect.”.

The Week in Cannabis: South Korea’s Cannabis Caution, Cultured Cannabinoids, & California’s New Rules

Marijuana Packaging

California’s New Packaging Rules and Regulations. The changes place the brunt of the responsibility for child resistance on dispensaries, giving manufacturers and producers until 2020 to get their packaging up to state compliance standards.

Important Facts About California Marijuana Laws

The Herb Collective

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. Edibles must be tightly dosed, extracts must be extremely pure and flower has to be clean in order to be legally sold in the state.

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Washington: WSLCB Publish Their 2019 Cannabis Topics & Trends Alerts

Cannabis Law Report

1, 2020 Effective Date for All Marijuana Products, Packaging and Labeling. 1, 2020 Effective Date for All Marijuana Products, Packaging and Labeling. On January 9, 2019 the Board approved a motion to make the effective date for all marijuana product, packaging and labeling requirements Jan 1, 2020. You can read more about product packaging and labeling requirements on the Understanding Board Interim Policies for Packaging and Labeling section of the LCB website.

Beyond the Crackdown: New York Classifies Hemp-CBD as a Dietary Supplement (Part One)

Canna Law Blog

The item is properly labeled and packaged for sale pursuant to FDA regulations for dietary supplements. All extracted CBD and CBD products must be manufactured pursuant to FDA dietary supplement standards and must be labeled and marketed as a dietary supplement[.].

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Charlotte’s Web Names Russell Hammer as Chief Financial Officer

Cannabis Law Report

With his experience leading multi-billion-dollar multinational companies, he is the latest top-tier executive to join Charlotte’s Web as the Company accelerates its growth and evolution into a global consumer packaged goods (“CPG”) brand. BOULDER, CO, Aug.

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2018 at Sensi Seeds – Our Year in Review

Sensi Seeds

Made from hemp grown by our sister company HempFlax, they contain full plant extract rather than just CBD crystals, so the Entourage Effect can be enjoyed by people looking to improve their health and well-being. January.

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Illinois Announces Adult Use Proposal

Cannabis Law Report

Consumers can expect to see sales taxes of ten percent (10%) on products with THC levels less than 35%; twenty percent (20%) for all cannabis infused products; and twenty five percent (25%) on products with THC levels greater than 35% (oil, wax, shatter and other types of extracts).

Beyond the Crackdown: New York Classifies Hemp-CBD as a Dietary Supplement (Part Two)

Canna Law Blog

The CBD agreement also covers reporting, approved extraction methods, and sourcing hemp. Home of “dietary supplement” CBD. This post is part two of two on how New York is regulating CBD. .

Weekly Legislative Roundup 4/26/19

NORML

At the state level, Governor Doug Burgum of North Dakota signed a package of bills into law to expand the state’s medical cannabis access program.