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.

An Ocean-Friendly Approach to Cannabis Packaging


Sustainable packaging company Sana is teaming up with Oceanworks to recycle plastic from the ocean into packaging for cannabis. The post An Ocean-Friendly Approach to Cannabis Packaging appeared first on Leafly. Read more on how you too can affect change and promote green thinking in the burgeoning industry. Industry sustainability

State restrictions on cannabis packaging worry producers

Cannabis Chronicles

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.

High Tide Launches Packaging Recycling Program at Canna Cabana Stores

Cannabis Life Network

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

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.

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.

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

Cannabis Law Report

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.

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

Cannabis Life Network

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.

Proposing Practical Regulations for Edibles

Cannabis Life Network

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

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

Cannabis Law Report

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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Oklahoma governor puts pen to paper on medical marijuana legislation

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The new law will set up guidelines for inventory testing and tracking, advertising, packaging and labeling, among other things. Producers will be prohibited from using images on packaging other than their business name logos and product images.

NACB Publish National Standards : Lab Testing and Product Integrity

Cannabis Law Report

PACKAGING AND LABELING. Also See Standards For the following. Back To Overview. ARTICLE 2. ARTICLE 3. ADVERTISING. ARTICLE 4. LAB TESTING AND PRODUCT INTEGRITY. Definitions. Potency Variance. Laboratory Independence. Laboratory Accreditation. Contaminant Testing and Claims. Sampling Integrity.

Health Canada has released draft regulations for cannabis edibles & extracts

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. Health Canada has released draft regulations for cannabis edibles and extracts, which include strict limits on dosage and ingredients.

Cannabis Oil and Hemp Oil Are Not The Same; The Shocking Differences In Safety


Hemp oil that contains CBD is often sold as a dietary supplement, and is most commonly packaged in small bottles and and applied with a dropper. These supplements can contain no more than 0.2% THC, or otherwise they are considered “cannabis”. Oils that contain more than 0.2%

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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. How Packaging Affects CBD Oil Shelf Life. Packaging is another important factor that will determine the shelf life of CBD.

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How to Make THC Infused Rainbow Crispy Treats Video

1 (10 1/2ounce) package miniature marshmallows. Ingredients. 4 cup butter. 1 (13 ounce) box Fruity Pebbles cereal. 1 tsp lecithin. Your Product Instructions. Line an 8×8 pan with foil. Spray with cooking spray and set to the side. Microwave butter on high 45 seconds or until melted.

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Group says cannabis-infused beverage restrictions too severe

But the Cannabis Beverage Producers Alliance, which has 10 member companies, says the regulations around cannabis-infused drinks are too restrictive.The regulations include restrictions on packaging, dosage and manufacturing conditions. An alliance of alcohol and cannabis companies wants the government to change proposed rules on edibles, particularly concerning cannabis-infused beverages.

Federal Lawmakers Aim To Legalize Marijuana This Year


420 was introduced on Friday, February 8 as part of a legislative package consisting of three different proposals being called the Path To Marijuana Reform. The third bill in the legislative package is called the Marijuana Revenue and Regulation Act.

Kingpin Hemp Wraps Review

Higher Mentality

Kingpin wraps have a locked, resealable package that traps moisture, making for the perfect blunts. Kingpin Hemp Wraps are perfect for the blunt connoisseur who really wants to taste the flavour profiles of what they’re smoking.

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Going green: States would get free hand under pot bill

Cannabis Chronicles

The bill is part of a three-bill package: A second would impose a tax on marijuana products similar to federal excise taxes on alcohol, while a third would allow state-legal marijuana businesses to claim tax deductions and credits. Oregon Sen.

UPS Say Cannabis Delivery Service United Pot Smokers Is Involved in Trademark Infringement

Cannabis Law Report

The Atlanta-based global package company said it sent cease-and-desist letters three times last year (on Aug.

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

Cannabis Law Report

Public Comment Period on Packaging and Labeling Rules. 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? Bite size licensing topics for licensees. Leaf Data Systems Update.

Headset Data Produce Report On Retail Pricing & Buying Patterns Across 4 States

Cannabis Law Report

Price Per Package or Price Per Gram_ A Closer Look at Pricing Data. They write. In the newest member of our dataset, California, prices are high by all measurements.

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Businesses Need Bank Accounts; Marijuana Shops Included


In order to best support the states that have had the good judgment to license and regulate businesses to produce, manufacture, or distribute cannabis, it is critical to address this aspect of the failed policy of federal marijuana criminalization as part of any reform package moving forward. Imagine operating a business without a bank account. Or having to pay each of your employees and vendors in cash.

Canopy Rivers Targets CBD Wellness Products With Greenhouse Juice Company

Cannabis Life Network

the “Company” or “Canopy Rivers”) (TSXV:RIV) has invested in Greenhouse Juice Company (“Greenhouse”), a dynamic plant-based food and beverage company, committing $9 million in a convertible debt financing package. TORONTO, Jan. 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Canopy Rivers Inc.

House Budget includes Rohrabacher-Blumenauer amendment!: Vote expected today!

Americans for Safe Access

After months of debate and continuing resolutions, the House of Representatives has finally unveiled its Appropriations package for the fiscal year of 2018. Unlike previous short term measures, this bill would fully fund the government through September 30, 2018. At over 2,200 pages the bill is a massive combination of funding outlays and policy. Due to the hard work of advocates like you, the bill includes the text of the Rohrabacher-Blumenauer amendment

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

Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law Group Blog

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. On May 3, 2019, the Florida Legislature passed Senate Bill 1020 (the “Hemp Bill”), which will create a robust commercial hemp industry within the State.

What Does a Government Shutdown Mean for Medical Cannabis?

Americans for Safe Access

Although Congress has passed funding extensions, the President is threatening to veto any appropriations packages that do not contain sufficient funding for border security. If you have seen the news lately, you know that the possibility of a partial government shutdown is looming.

Jelly Belly Founder Introduces New CBD Jelly Beans


Wholesale orders can be white labeled for self-branded packaging. Compared to many other products, that is delivering a solid dose of CBD in a tiny package.

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Texas Police Chiefs Association Hold Marijuana Press Conference


Furthermore, many arrests for marijuana in our communities also involve large amounts of packaged marijuana for sale and/or deadly weapons and/or other drugs such as meth, cocaine, and heroin. Fellow Texans, Today, I attended a press conference held by the Texas Police Chiefs Association (TPCA) at the Texas State Capitol.

California Cannabis: Where Prop. 65 and Labeling Rules Meet

Canna Law Blog

Our California cannabis attorneys have been getting inundated with packaging and labeling review since each California cannabis licensing agency adopted its final rules in January 2019, and even before that when the rules were under consideration.

Ohio Sells $75k in Successful First Day of Sales


Unlike the regulated markets in states like Colorado and Washington, all medical marijuana flower in the Buckeye State must be sold in packages measured to one-tenth of an ounce , known as the “Ohio tenth.” for three of the one-tenth ounce packages of the same indica strain. “I’m

Ignite International Announces The Hire Of Curtis Heffernan As New SVP, Global Head of Sales

Canna Newswire

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.

Risk & Reward: A Primer on Plant-Touching Cannabis Companies

Burns Levinson (Cannabusiness advisory)

fertilizer) and packaging, as well as providers of real estate, consulting, and legal services (like Burns ). While there is no federal standard, cannabis operators generally need to ensure compliance with stringent guidelines regarding security, waste removal, advertising and branding, and packaging, as examples. Not all cannabis-related companies are created equal.

California Not Content II: When It Comes To Oversupply They’ll Copy Oregon (see below)… For Track & Trace Let’s Copy Washington !

Cannabis Law Report

Moreover, retailers worry the bar codes used with the system could cover key information contained on product packaging, such as government warnings. MJ Biz Reports.

Guam. The Amsterdam of The Pacific ?

Cannabis Law Report

The law tasks the nine-member board with overseeing cannabis testing, manufacturing, licensing and packaging. It’s been in discussion for quite some time now so it shouldn’t come as too much of a surprise. The Seattle Times reports.

USPS Acceptance Criteria for CBD Oil and Products Containing CBD: Guidance, or lack thereof?

Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law Group Blog

However, the USPS appears to be creating a method of shipping to prevent potential seizure or temporary detainment of packages containing CBD oil or products containing CBD. By: Nabil Rodriguez*, J.D. On March 4, 2019, the United States Postal Service (“USPS”) Business Mail Acceptance (“BMA”) released guidance on mailing hemp-derived CBD.

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

Cannabis Law Report

Cannabis excise duties are currently calculated either as a flat-rate tax, calculated based on a cannabis product’s weight/quantity at the time of packaging, or by an ad valorem rate, calculated based on the cannabis product’s sale price, whichever is greater.

The Emerald Cup 2018

Leaf Science

Ticket prices range from one day tickets from $65 up to $500 for an all inclusive package. This weekend I will be visiting Santa Claus but if truth be told I would rather be visiting Santa Rosa in California for the annual Emerald Cup.