Federal Spending Package Protects Medical Marijuana, Strips Other Provisions


In the FY2020 appropriations package released Monday, existing protections for medical cannabis programs from federal prosecutors that have been in place since 2014 remained, but other amendments that had been added earlier in the year by House Democrats were removed from the final compromise.

Cannabis packaging is trash. These companies are doing something about it


The post Cannabis packaging is trash. Industry packaging recycling sustainabilityEver wonder what to do with all that plastic that accumulates from your cannabis products? Check out these companies with recycling programs.

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Medical Marijuana Patients Can Get Into Trouble Without Proper Packaging

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Medicinal cannabis rules require users to keep the weed in its original packaging while it's being transported from one place to another. . Continue reading Medical Marijuana Patients Can Get Into Trouble Without Proper Packaging at The Fresh Toast.

Canadian Cannabis Packaging: What Does it All Mean?


Unpacking Canadians cannabis packaging. The post Canadian Cannabis Packaging: What Does it All Mean? appeared first on Leafly. Canada Strains & Products strains and products


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PACKAGING & LABELING: NEWLY AMENDED OLCC REGULATIONS. Finally, OLLC added a subtle postscript to the prohibition on selling marijuana or hemp products in packages that are not resealable and continually child resistant (OAR 845-025-7170(6) Packaging and Labeling Prohibited Conduct).

Is Hemp the Answer to Sustainable Cannabis Packaging?


The cannabis industry generates a huge amount of waste through packaging. But the plant's relative, hemp, could prove to be the answer to creating sustainable packaging. The post Is Hemp the Answer to Sustainable Cannabis Packaging?

Cannabis Package Recycling Rolls Out Nationwide


In a previous post , we discussed a Saskatoon dispensary’s initiative to recycle customers’ used packaging. Thanks to TerraCycle’s recycling expertise and Tweed’s dedication to a sustainable cannabis industry, cannabis packaging will no longer need to pile up in landfills.

CBD Living Improves Product Packaging Design; Better Informs Consumers

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February 20, 2019 / Canna Newswire / – Global CBD manufacturer and distributor CBD Living today unveiled brand-new packaging for all 100+ of its products, designed to better inform shoppers on ingredients, dosage, usage suggestions and more.

High Tide Launches Packaging Recycling Program at Canna Cabana Stores

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The post High Tide Launches Packaging Recycling Program at Canna Cabana Stores appeared first on Cannabis Life Network. Business News Press Releases Alberta canna cabana healthc canada high tide packaging recycling

State restrictions on cannabis packaging worry producers

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Because of state regulations, the packaging for the company’s infused tinctures, topicals, capsules and other products contains no information claiming any therapeutic effects. Hull has never had a customer say the packaging on her company’s products are misleading, she said.

Washington: New Rules & Regs On Cannabis Packaging

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Licensees, The Board yesterday adopted a fundamental re-rewrite of the Packaging and Labeling rules. Licensees will have until July 1, 2020 to bring all product packaging and labeling into compliance. Please review this Packaging and Labeling Guide to help you understand the new rules and how they should be applied. Board approved the CR-103 for Packaging and Labeling. Packaging and Labeling (Effective January 1, 2020). December 19, 2019.

Create a Brand with the Right Cannabis Packaging

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Cannabis packaging is particularly significant for organizations hoping to discover accomplishment in the developing business sector. The Problem with Marijuana Packaging. Wholesale Marijuana Packaging. Retail Marijuana Packaging. Custom Marijuana Packaging.

Marijuana Marketing; Facility Signage and Product Packaging

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But the first wave of regulations does include rules on facility signage and packaging which will be important to understand before the industry begins in earnest in the coming months. Packaging. Additional specific requirements apply to packaging. Authors: Christopher M.

Cannabis Packaging: Facts Everyone Should Know Before You Buy

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When it comes to packaging, every commercial product demands for specialized processes and packaging materials. For any packaging material, preservation of the product and keeping it safe are of utmost importance. And equally important are the packaging equipment.

Washington: Marijuana Packaging and Labeling: Rules and Process Update

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As you may know, we have been working on revisions to marijuana packaging and labeling rules. ESSB 5298 allows additional information on the packaging and labeling of marijuana products to assist consumers when making purchases of these products. The Announcement.

Health Canada’s Current Plastic Hypocrisy

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Blog Business Cannabis Legalization Featured Health Marijuana Legalization Marijuana News cannabis packaging Health Canada Justin Trudeau marijuana packaging plastic packagingThese days, environmental issues are at the top of everyones’ news feed.

Saskatoon Dispensary Embraces Recycled Cannabis Packaging


Recyclable cannabis packaging is coming to one store in Saskatoon – and they hope the trend will spread. Those of us who order recreational or medical marijuana are painfully aware of the disproportionate amount of packaging.

Cannabis package recycling rolled out Canada-wide


Cannabis users left with a mountain of waste from pot packaging can now drop it off at two London dispensaries to be recycled under a free program launched by Canada’s biggest marijuana company on Earth Day. Tweed, a subsidiary of Smiths Falls-based cannabis producer Canopy Growth, partnered with TerraCycle, an American recycling company, to introduce the first Canada-wide cannabis packaging recycling program, the companies announced Monday.

California Cannabis Agencies Drop New Packaging and Labeling Guidance

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On March 7, 2019 the California Department of Public Health (“CDPH”), which regulates cannabis manufacturers, dropped a new list of updated resources for packaging and labeling. Repackage using compliant packaging – Manufacturers can repackage cannabis products on their premises.

Listen and Learn Forum: Draft Conceptual Rules for Marijuana Packaging and Labeling

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The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board (WSLCB) is hosting a day-long Listen and Learn forum concerning draft conceptual marijuana packaging and labelling rules. ( Revisions of the draft conceptual marijuana packaging and labeling rules include: Packaging thickness of 2 mil.

Former CIA Profiler Claims Most Packaged Cannabis Products Are Fake

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Marijuana is no exception in this twisted sea of swindlers and cheats, especially where vapes are concerned. A story published earlier this year in Marijuana Business Magazine demonstrates how imitation cannabis products have become a massive problem for the legal marijuana community.

Press Release: “Governor Northam Unveils Bold Criminal Justice Reform Agenda – Legislative package includes marijuana decriminalization, parole reform”

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In addition, the Governor’s legislative package would expand parole consideration to individuals impacted by the Fishback v. The impact of this legislative package is substantial and transformative. Here’s the press release in full.

Update 7 March 2019: New Resources for Packaging and Labeling of Cannabis and Cannabis Products

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The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) regulations for cannabis, approved and adopted on January 16, 2019, clarified and updated the packaging and labeling requirements for all cannabis and cannabis products sold within California ( §40400-40417 ). Packaging and Labeling FAQs.

US Hemp Roundtable Supplies Open Report / Information Package on Hemp, CBD

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Weed Stickers & Packaging Gloss Over Desperation & Ingenuity of Prohibition

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This is why, despite shaky legal legs, businesses are still branding their logos on weed stickers and cannabis packaging. A Sophisticated Approach to Marijuana Packaging. Leafs by Snoop products serve as an example of how packaging works in marketing for the cannabis industry.

Gabriella’s Kitchen Appoints Natural Foods and Packaged Goods Expert Jamie Fay as President & COO

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The post Gabriella’s Kitchen Appoints Natural Foods and Packaged Goods Expert Jamie Fay as President & COO appeared first on Cannabis Life Network. CALGARY and SANTA ROSA, CA, Jan. 21, 2019 /CNW/ – Gabriella’s Kitchen Inc. (“GABY” or the “Company”) (CSE: GABY), an innovative and leading-edge cannabis wellness company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jamie Fay as President & COO of GABY.

6 Hot-for-Pot Cities Driving the US Market

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Additional titles in the series analyze the pet, food and beverage, packaging, and supplies areas of the cannabis/CBD industry. Blog Business Cannabis Legalization CBD News Featured Marijuana News Press Releases THC News cannabis research study CBD Freedonia and Packaged Facts THC

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The cannabis industry generates tons of extra waste. Here’s why


Industry Politics cannabis growing cannabis waste packaging recycling wasteGrowers in some states are required by law to double their 'clean green' waste. Yes, double it. The post The cannabis industry generates tons of extra waste. Here’s why appeared first on Leafly.

Proposing Practical Regulations for Edibles

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Health Canada’s 10 mg limit per package for edibles will be creating many limitations. Like individually portioned edibles, but not individually packaged. Business Featured Law News Science Bill C-46 Cannabis Act edibles Health Canada packaging

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.

buzzn Announces New Packaging: Highlights Products as Broad Spectrum

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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. Made from the whole plant extract and contains zero THC.

Rep Heck: We’re late to implement the SAFE Banking Act. Read his press release, the draft bill & full meeting package

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Full meeting package available . FIRST CONGRESSIONAL HEARING HELD ON CANNABIS BANKING. From Rep Heck’s Office. Feb 13, 2019 . Press Release. Despite 47 states plus DC permitting some form of marijuana, legal and legitimate businesses forced to operate in cash. Washington, D.C. Today the House Financial Services’ Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions held the first-ever congressional hearing on the issue of cannabis banking.


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Postal Carrier Caught in Conspiracy to Mail Cannabis


The package labels contained false names but real addresses, prosecutors say, and the mail carrier delivered packages to a dealer in the postal station's parking lot.

Health Canada Report Says Outdoor Cultivation Outpacing Indoor Cultivation

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million packaged units of cannabis were sold in Canada. million packaged units of dried cannabis were sold. Nationally, 30 million packaged units of cannabis products were held in inventory by cultivators, processors, distributors and retailers.