Is Hemp the Answer to Sustainable Cannabis Packaging?

Leafly

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

WeedAdvisor

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

Leafly

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

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

Health Canada’s Current Plastic Hypocrisy

Cannabis Life Network

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.

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.

Cannabis package recycling rolled out Canada-wide

MedicalMarijuana.ca

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.

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

Cannabis Law Report

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California Cannabis Agencies Drop New Packaging and Labeling Guidance

Canna Law Blog

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.

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.

Weed Stickers & Packaging Gloss Over Desperation & Ingenuity of Prohibition

Marijuana Packaging

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

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.

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

Marijuana Packaging

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.

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

buzzn Announces New Packaging: Highlights Products as Broad Spectrum

Canna Newswire

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

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.

Postal Carrier Caught in Conspiracy to Mail Cannabis

Leafly

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.

LAST CHANCE TO COMMENT ON CANNABIS EDIBLE’S 10 MG THC LIMIT

Cannabis Life Network

Featured Health Law News Politics Cannabis Regulations Cannabis Survey edibles Health Canada packaging Ted Smith Topicals vcbc Victoria Cannabis Buyer's Club

Indonesia / Bali : The Moral Of The Story, “Don’t Even Think About It”

Cannabis Law Report

The Jakarta Post reports……… Customs officials at Bali’s I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport have apprehended a man who was the addressee of a package sent from Germany that contained a book with four marijuana seeds hidden inside.

Chairwoman Velázquez Introduced Bill To End Marijuana Prohibition And Promote Small Businesses

NORML

House Small Business Committee Chairwoman Nydia Velázquez along with Representatives Jared Golden and Dwight Evans introduced a package of legislation, ( H.R.

Federal Appropriations Bills Include Limited Cannabis Protections

NORML

The FY2020 Appropriations Bill marks the first time that this language has not been included in a House appropriations package.

Congressional Hearing Scheduled: Marijuana Laws In America

NORML

It is expected that the committee will be taking up legislation to end federal marijuana prohibition and criminalization later this year, but it is not known if they will consider existing legislation or a yet-to-be-introduced comprehensive package.

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Hoban Law Launch Cannabis Compliance and Regulation courses on Green Flower Media Platform

Cannabis Law Report

Advertising, Labeling, & Packaging – Garrett Graff, Esq. Here are the Cannabis Compliance and Regulation courses launching on the Green Flower Media platform. . HLG Course Descriptions: Historical Perspectives – Garrett Graff, Esq.

Oklahoma governor puts pen to paper on medical marijuana legislation

Cannabis Law Report

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.

Health Canada has released draft regulations for cannabis edibles & extracts

MedicalMarijuana.ca

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.

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.

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

Leafwell

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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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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Federal Employment Protections Demanded In Appropriations Bill

NORML

The final appropriations package must maintain these provisions to give a sense of comfort and certainty to those residing in the continually growing number of states that have given ended their failed war against cannabis consumers,” said NORML Political Director, Justin Strekal.

How to Make THC Infused Rainbow Crispy Treats Video

FloridaMarijuana.net

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

Cannabis Law Report

The Regulations provide that a holder of a processing license cannot produce, package or store cannabis in the same building as non-cannabis food destined for public consumption. Packaging. The Regulations include specific packaging restrictions for the new classes of products.

Health Canada: Backgrounder: Final regulations on new cannabis products

Cannabis Law Report

Placing a limit of 10 mg on the amount of THC that can be in a package of edible cannabis. Requiring child-resistant and plain packaging for edible cannabis to lower the risk of accidental consumption and make packages less appealing to young persons. June 14, 2019.

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

Cannabis Law Report

In addition to the foregoing, specific rules on packaging, labeling and promotion will be implemented for the various new product types. Government of Canada Announces Details Pertaining to Legalization of Cannabis Edibles, Topicals and Extracts. by Matt Maurer.

Federal Lawmakers Aim To Legalize Marijuana This Year

MassRoots

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.

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.

Group says cannabis-infused beverage restrictions too severe

MedicalMarijuana.ca

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.

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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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

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.