Wasted: Plastic Packaging, Biomass & Throw-Away Vapes

Project CBD

Sustainable, hemp-based packaging solutions could help to mitigate this problem Excess waste created by the cannabis industry is rooted in the legacy of criminalization that now manifests as unnecessary overregulation.

Democrats’ Latest COVID Relief Package Includes Marijuana Banking Provisions

NORML

The latest COVID stimulus package proposed by House leadership maintains provisions permitting licensed cannabis businesses… The post Democrats’ Latest COVID Relief Package Includes Marijuana Banking Provisions appeared first on NORML.

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Congressional Package Repeals Ban on Student Aid to Those with Past Drug Convictions

NORML

Provisions in the package amend a 1998 federal law that mandated those applying for student aid to disclose if they ever had a drug-related conviction, and barred hundreds of thousands of applicants from receiving funding.

Can We Please Start to Recycle Cannabis Packaging?

Cannabis Life Network

Did you notice the excessive packaging… Can we please start to recycle cannabis packaging? It is absurd how much packaging is used to legally sell a few buds. The post Can We Please Start to Recycle Cannabis Packaging?

How Medical Marijuana Patients Can Get Into Trouble With Packaging

The Fresh Toast

How Medical Marijuana Patients Can Get Into Trouble With Packaging. Medical marijuana laws require users to follow a list of rules in order to stay out of trouble with the law, and that includes packaging. Cannabis Medical Marijuana News medical marijuana card packaging

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

Medical Marijuana Patients Can Get Into Trouble Without Proper Packaging

The Fresh Toast

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. Cannabis Medical Marijuana News medical marijuana card packaging

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. But now, the couple say the company faces uncertainty because of a new policy from the state Liquor and Cannabis Board that requires them to put even less information on their products’ packaging. Hull has never had a customer say the packaging on her company’s products are misleading, she said.

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

Leafly

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. These companies are doing something about it appeared first on Leafly.

Federal Spending Package Protects Medical Marijuana, Strips Other Provisions

NORML

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.

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? appeared first on Leafly. Industry sustainability

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. Customers Notice Excessive Packaging. . Anyone can see the massive amount of packaging, but a decent number of consumers really took notice. e-news Cannabis Packaging Recycle

Right CBD packaging For the Right Promotions

The Joint Blog

Creating effective CBD packaging is essential in your customer satisfaction strategy. A beautiful, well-packaged box helps build customer loyalty to brands, which also compete in imagination to offer the most beautiful CBD packaging and guarantee a positive image.

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

Marijuana Packaging and Labeling Compliance Reviews

Cannabis Law Report

While adult use marijuana sales may not launch until late summer/early fall 2020, now is the time to ensure that all packaging and labeling for … Read More. One-Hit Wonders

Washington: New Rules & Regs On Cannabis Packaging

Cannabis Law Report

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.

Canadian Op-Ed Says, “Give cannabis producers more packaging and labelling flexibility”

Cannabis Law Report

The post Canadian Op-Ed Says, “Give cannabis producers more packaging and labelling flexibility” first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. The Conversation writes. Health Canada has recently been receiving suggestions for revising its cannabis product regulations. Now it must… Read More.

CBD makers share how to use packaging to fight Chinese fakes

Cannabis Law Report

Now they’ve gone one step further: making counterfeit CBD packaging that’s helping to bolster the … Read More. The post CBD makers share how to use packaging to fight Chinese fakes first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

PACKAGING & LABELING: NEWLY AMENDED OLCC REGULATIONS

Cannabis Law Report

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). BY TODD KEY, GREEN LIGHT LAW GROUP —. Amended regulations enacted by the OLCC became effective on Saturday February 1, 2020.

Man charged with receiving package of ‘magic mushrooms’ South Brunswick NJ

Cannabis Law Report

The post Man charged with receiving package of ‘magic mushrooms’ South Brunswick NJ first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. This may well be a thing of the past soon if the Jersey legislation goes through with amendments. Centraljersey.com reports.

Canadian Cannabis Packaging: What Does it All Mean?

Leafly

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

Create a Brand with the Right Cannabis Packaging

Otherside Farms

Cannabis packaging is particularly significant for organizations hoping to discover accomplishment in the developing business sector. The Problem with Marijuana Packaging. Guardians are winding up progressively worried about cannabis packaging intended to impersonate well known sweet marks, therefore conceivably befuddling or accidentally speaking to their kids. Wholesale Marijuana Packaging. Retail Marijuana Packaging. Custom Marijuana Packaging.

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.

Leafly: How to disinfect cannabis packaging during the coronavirus pandemic

Cannabis Law Report

We presume you do the same as you would with any other packaging. but as Leafly are the first cannabis company we’ve seen provide this … Read More. COVID19: Cannabis, Hemp and CBD Updates

Marijuana Marketing; Facility Signage and Product Packaging

Cannabis Law Report

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. Importantly, these limitations on visible facility signage do not apply to other marketing like advertisements, packaging, and interior displays not visible to the general public. Packaging. Additional specific requirements apply to packaging. Authors: Christopher M. McHugh and Andrew J.

Washington: Marijuana Packaging and Labeling: Rules and Process Update

Cannabis Law Report

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. While we are in the rule development phase, packaging submissions containing information associated with ESSB 5298 will not be accepted. The Announcement.

CBD Living Improves Product Packaging Design; Better Informs Consumers

Canna Newswire

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. We hope that our new packaging provides useful information to shoppers, from dosage to ingredients, and allows them to make the best product purchase decision.”.

TGA Australia Publishes Consultation Paper: “Potential reforms to medicinal cannabis manufacturing, labelling and packaging requirements”

Cannabis Law Report

The post TGA Australia Publishes Consultation Paper: “Potential reforms to medicinal cannabis manufacturing, labelling and packaging requirements” first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Here’s what they say. Overview. The Department of Health through the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) is seeking comments from interested parties on a review of … Read More.

Cannabis Packaging: Facts Everyone Should Know Before You Buy

Cannabis Law Report

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. For the proper packaging of the product, it is important that the process of packing should be as efficient as the production itself. Every company has there own package standards.

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. With concerns about our planets future, we are all scrambling for solutions for problems related to the climate change crisis. Amongst those problems, is plastic.

Saskatoon Dispensary Embraces Recycled Cannabis Packaging

WeedAdvisor

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. She simply believes that cannabis companies use an excessive amount of packaging. We have to do this, because it’s the right thing to do…And to be fair, there is so much packaging involved with cannabis”.

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. The notice is significant because it contains three new checklists based on product type (cannabis, pre-rolls, and manufactured goods), and a link to updated master packaging and labeling FAQs. Repackage using compliant packaging – Manufacturers can repackage cannabis products on their premises.

COVID-19 Relief Package Includes Cannabis Banking Relief

The Joint Blog

” NORML Political Director Justin Strekal said: “The inclusion of the SAFE Banking Act in the CARES 2 package is a positive development, but one that’s akin to applying a band-aid to a gaping wound. The post COVID-19 Relief Package Includes Cannabis Banking Relief appeared first on TheJointBlog. Earlier this week lawmakers in the House of Representatives introduced legislation to provide additional economic resources and support in response to the global COVID-19 pandemic.

Promotion At Aurora: International Consumer Packaged Goods Executive Miguel Martin as Chief Commercial Officer

Cannabis Law Report

Here’s the press release… Miguel Martin , President of Aurora USA and head of Reliva, LLC (“ Reliva “), has been appointed Chief Commercial Officer … Read More. Breaking News

USA: Postal Service Fails To Properly Internally Mail Seized Marijuana Packages, Audit Reveals

Cannabis Law Report

Postal Service (USPS) aren’t adhering to internal shipping guidelines after discovering illegal marijuana packages in the mail, and seized cannabis is being lost—or stolen—in the shuffle. The report, released last week, shows that USPS lost more than 200 packages believed to contain cannabis in fiscal year 2019—and a big part of the problem seems to be that “postal inspectors did not use suggested mailing methods.”. Marijuana Moment reports. Federal workers at the U.S.

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

Cannabis Law Report

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. Then, each subsection addresses a specific type of product, and the specific packaging and labeling requirements for that product.

Top 5 Craft Cannabis Growers and Their Best Strains

Cannabis Life Network

Craft cannabis is a delicacy; although, it is often difficult to find growers that produce quality weed. Well, look no further because here are our top 5 picks of craft cannabis growers who have mastered the art of cultivating exquisite weed that will knock your socks off. What is craft cannabis? The term craft cannabis […]. The post Top 5 Craft Cannabis Growers and Their Best Strains appeared first on Latest Cannabis News Today - Headlines, Videos & Stocks.