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. Cannabis & Hemp Products cannabinoids CBD CBD Oil hemp Marijuana Safety

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

Cannabis Law Report

Hemp Roundtable (“the Roundtable”) appreciates the opportunity to provide comments to FDA in response to its request for scientific data and information about the safety, manufacturing, product quality, marketing, labeling, and sale of products containing cannabis or cannabis-derived compounds.

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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.

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.

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

Cannabis Law Report

Since state and federal law are not aligned on the issue, legal and legitimate businesses are forced to operate on a cash-only basis creating a serious public safety risk for employees, businesses and communities, as well as providing an opportunity for tax evasion, money laundering and other white-collar crimes. To continue to do nothing to protect public safety would be negligence.”. Full meeting package available . FIRST CONGRESSIONAL HEARING HELD ON CANNABIS BANKING.

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


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

New Trademark Litigation Against “Stoney Patch” Cannabis Products Calls Out an Industry Trend of Copycats

Canna Law Blog

Defendants have adopted the confusingly similar brand name STONEY PATCH, have copied the look of MCI’s actual product, and have copied the look of the packaging that has long been associated with MCI’s SOUR PATCH candies.

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.

Marijuana Edibles: A Beginner’s Guide

Leaf Science

edibles can be purchased as commercially-packaged products at local marijuana dispensaries in states where marijuana is sold. Safety Tips and Advice. Marijuana edibles are a tasty alternative to smoking or vaporizing cannabis.

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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DIY Marijuana Topicals: Pain Relieving Frankincense and Cannabis Massage Oil

Cannabis Cheri

Packaging and Storing the Marijuana Massage Oil. Of course, for massage oil, sometimes you just want a plastic bottle for convenience and safety’s sake. Note: You can make this DIY Cannabis Massage Oil in THC and/or CBD versions!

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. By: Kristin Jordan , Senior Counsel.

NY Daily News Publishes Opinion Piece By Two DA’s Saying It Is Now To To Legalize & Regulate Cannabis

Cannabis Law Report

As the district attorneys for Albany County and Manhattan, it is our duty to uphold justice and public safety on behalf of our upstate and downstate communities. Effective marijuana regulations, including childproof packaging and standardized labeling, will also help keep our kids safe.

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.

Hemp-CBD Across State Lines: Florida

Canna Law Blog

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (“ 2018 Farm Bill ”) legalized hemp by removing the crop and its derivatives from the definition of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act (“CSA”) and by providing a detailed framework for the cultivation of hemp.

NORML Chapter Newsletter, February 2019


“Ultimately, the only thing that will stop large-scale profiteers and the environmental and public safety harms they cause is marijuana legalization at the federal level.”

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Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority announces legislative changes to program

Cannabis Law Report

Packaging/labeling – HB 2612 and HB 2601 add packaging and labeling requirements. Education Facility ($500)—Licenses a nonprofit entity to provide training and education to individuals involved in the growing, processing, packaging, and testing of medical marijuana.

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. While this does add more costs, it also ensures safety for users, which has to be a good thing.

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Cracking Down On Compliance

Cannabis Law Report

Following the legalization of commercial cannabis, the state of California hastily drafted and passed emergency regulations which outlined licensing and operational requirements for cannabis businesses under the Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA).

Homemade Edibles Are Safer, Says Zen Zingers Producer


Buying from an illegal source will always be dangerous and unpredictable – no matter how attractive the product or package might be. Safety and Quality. .

Canadian Advertising and Promotion Regulations Really Are As Strict As We Thought

Canna Law Blog

Promotions and product packaging and labeling that contain associations with, or that evoke a positive or negative emotion about or image of, a way of life such as one that includes glamour, recreation, excitement, vitality, risk or daring.”.

Weekly Legislative Roundup 3/29


Lawmakers in Connecticut have introduced a package of bills specific legalizing and regulating the use and sale of marijuana by adults and facilitating equity in the industry. Welcome to the latest edition of NORML’s Weekly Legislative Roundup! The U.S.

California Cannabis: Breaking Down the CDPH Permanent Regulations

Canna Law Blog

This post will cover the main changes (in our opinion) regarding the California Department of Public Health Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch’s (“CDPH-MCSB”) permanent regs. Packaging.

Maine’s Cannabis Legalization Timeline Goes up in Smoke


State officials said Friday that Maine rescinded a Los Angeles consultant’s winning bid to help craft the rules about key issues such as sales and packaging of marijuana. And protect public safety,” said Rep.

Concerns About Cannabis in the Workplace Were “Overblown,” Experts Say


The issue was (and still is) that, while there are plenty of laws about cannabis distribution, purchasing, sales, consumption, storage, shipping, packaging and much more, there is not a single federal or provincial law in place governing cannabis in the workplace.

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

Cannabis Law Report

The amended regulation will establish new control measures to address the public health and safety risks associated with these new categories. In particular, a processing licence will be required in order to manufacture, package or label edible cannabis, cannabis extracts or cannabis topicals.

DIY Marijuana Topicals: Pain Relieving Frankincense and Cannabis Massage Oil

Cannabis Cheri

Packaging and Storing the Marijuana Massage Oil. Of course, for massage oil, sometimes you just want a plastic bottle for convenience and safety’s sake. Note: You can make this DIY Cannabis Massage Oil in THC and/or CBD versions! Pin This!

What Patients Should Know about Medical Cannabis in the Workplace

Canabo Medical Clinic

Observing safety protocols should be one of your top priorities. Ask your employer if they’ll consider adding this coverage to your medical benefits package or making it an option for you and your co-workers. The Cannabis Act made recreational cannabis legal across all of Canada in October 2018. Ahead of legalization, many stakeholders reviewed their policies towards the use of cannabis.

Weekly Legislative Roundup 3/22


Lawmakers in Connecticut have introduced a package of bills specific legalizing and regulating the use and sale of marijuana by adults, and facilitating equity in the industry. Update: SB 5605 is scheduled for a hearing in the House Committee on Public Safety on 3/25 at 1:30pm.

BCC Issues “Guidance on Commercial Cannabis Activity”. What is the point of the document?

Cannabis Law Report

Let’s start with a very simple thought… do CalCannabis and CDPH’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Board have the same views on these issues a BCC? The begin with fairly simple background: Under the Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA), all commercial cannabis activity shall be conducted between licensees. Licensees may package and label cannabis with another licensee’s brand.

Ontario Cannabis Store Scraps Same-Day Delivery


Licensed producer CannTrust – responsible for the SynrG, Liiv and Xscape recreational brands – offers same-day delivery of its medical strains in the GTA, in addition to alerts shortly before the package arrives. By now, we are no strangers to the struggles of the Ontario Cannabis Store (OCS).

Rhode Island: Gov. Raimondo’s Proposed Marijuana Legalization Budget Plan


Like it or not, we’re going to be incurring public safety and public health expenses because it’s legal in Massachusetts… And I think it is time for us to put together our own regulatory and taxing framework,” she said. per-package limit.). On January 17, 2019, Gov. Gina Raimondo unveiled a budget proposal for 2020 that would legalize recreational marijuana in Rhode Island “with reluctance,” as she told The Providence Journal.

The Even More Perplexing State of Hemp CBD in California

Canna Law Blog

But what about adding CBD from an industrial hemp source to a manufactured product under the Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act? Packaging and Labeling. We’ve got you covered on California, hemp, FDA and CBD.

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“Think About the Children” Goes Both Ways When It Comes to Marijuana

Marijuana Lawyer Blog

How do we make the packaging child safe? No one is against child safety, so implying that one side is not thinking of the safety of children is a sure way to win some easy points.

California’s First Direct-to-Consumer Culinary Cannabis Experience Opens Its Virtual Doors

Canna Newswire

es, dessert, vegetarian menu, or full menu), and CrEATe ships the boxes directly to their doors in discreet, safe-for- work packaging. These oils are then tested in a government-approved lab to ensure they meet or exceed state safety standards.

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You Can Now Smoke and Buy Weed in Canada

Otherside Farms

These stores offers various packaged products (dry herb, bundled cigarettes, oils, sprays, pills). Justin Trudeau Government fulfills his electoral promise to authorize the recreational use of weed and will pardon those who are convicted of possession.

California Marijuana Laws Explained

The Herb Collective

The California Health and Safety Code (11362.1) Violating these regulations can result in a fine of up to $250 according to the Health and Safety Code (11362.4) It’s illegal to obtain an open package of cannabis while driving or as a passenger in any form of transport.

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Baker Donelson: U.S. Cannabis Pioneers Face Chaotic Advertising Laws

Cannabis Law Report

Businesses preparing to market a new product nationally must follow the rules of trademark law as well as marketing and advertising claims under state and US laws when creating a trademark, advertising copy and copyright-registered packaging for the product. WRITTEN BY: Cynthia Blake Sanders.

CCT CET: Responsible Persons, “Collection & Remittance of Cannabis Excise Tax [“CET”] & Cannabis Cultivation Tax [“CCT”]

Cannabis Law Report

A licensed distributor may provide storage services to other licensees for only cannabis goods packaged as they will be sold at retail, cannabis accessories, and licensees’ branded merchandise or promotional materials. Packaging, and Labeling, and Rolling. (a)