How to store your edibles for optimal safety and freshness

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The post How to store your edibles for optimal safety and freshness appeared first on Leafly. Canada Lifestyle edibles safety storageNothing worse than discovering your cannabis-infused edibles have gone stale, or worse: missing!

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The North American College of Pharmaceutical Technology (NACPT) is conducting a pilot series of professionals in medical cannabis workshops, and we spent a day learning and discussing food safety, regulatory tech, processes and systems.

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How Discover CBD got ahead in CBD safety

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DiscoverCBD got ahead of the CBD surge by keeping consumer safety in the forefront. The post How Discover CBD got ahead in CBD safety appeared first on Leafly. The spontaneous nature of the cannabis industry is hard to predict.

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Who exactly is the Community Safety Unit keeping safe?

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30, the Community Safety Unit raided The Medicinal Cannabis Dispensary (TMCD) at 1182 Thurlow St. The post Who exactly is the Community Safety Unit keeping safe? On Wednesday, Oct. in the heart of the Davie Village neighbourhood in Vancouver’s West End.

USA: National Safety Council Position/Policy Statement Cannabis Impairment in Safety Sensitive Positions

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The National Safety Council (NSC) supports policies to mitigate and eliminate the risks of cannabis (marijuana) and other products containing delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the impairing component in cannabis. Safety concerns are paramount as legalization and decriminalization continues.

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

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Cannabis & Hemp Products cannabinoids CBD CBD Oil hemp Marijuana SafetyHemp 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%

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Metrolinx to Ban Cannabis for Workers in Safety-Sensitive Jobs

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The post Metrolinx to Ban Cannabis for Workers in Safety-Sensitive Jobs appeared first on Leafly. Workers will be banned from using recreational cannabis at all times, including off-duty. Canada Politics driving drug testing employment

National Safety Council Endorses Zero Tolerance Prohibition on Cannabis/Marijuana for Safety-Sensitive Employees

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The National Safety Council released a policy statement endorsing employer zero-tolerance policies for cannabis use for employees who work in safety-sensitive positions, explaining that no level of cannabis is safe. The National Safety Council (NSC), a respected national body of safety professionals, released a policy statement on October 21, 2019 addressing cannabis issues. The NSC further cites an Insurance Institute for Highway Safety study that found a 5.2%

New- ANH-Intl Special Report: Is safety the new gremlin for CBD regulation?

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We take a look at where CBD regulation might be going and whether we should be concerned about safety writes Rob Verkerk PhD, scientific and executive director, ANH-Intl. We take a look at where CBD regulation might be going and whether we should be concerned about safety.

Rohnert Park City Settles With Vehicle Drivers Who Were Robbed By Public Safety Officers

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This story needs no comment, although plenty could be said.

European Food Safety Authority Reports Says Eating Hemp Foods May Elevate Ingested THC Levels

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The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has looked at THC levels in 12 different categories of hemp foods, including hemp oil, breads and teas. European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) . .

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5 Reasons Why Culture Plating Should NOT Be Used for Microbial Safety Testing on Cannabis

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Culture-based methods, such as plating, are considered by some to be the “gold standard” of microbial safety testing. It’s time we make qPCR the new “gold standard” in microbial safety testing.

Endofungal Bacteria and the implications for Cannabis Safety Testing

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The post Endofungal Bacteria and the implications for Cannabis Safety Testing appeared first on Medicinal Genomics In April of 2018, DigiPath Labs and Medicinal Genomics began a research program to better understand testing discordance with 3M TAC and TYM Petri-Films and PathoSEEK qPCR.

Doctor Says Public Not Educated Enough About Marijuana Safety

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The post Doctor Says Public Not Educated Enough About Marijuana Safety appeared first on WeedAdvisor. While it is great that the stigma around cannabis is slowly rescinding, an unfortunate side effect is that, in many people’s minds, the drug is totally safe. By now, it is undeniable that marijuana’s health effects are much less severe when compared to other drugs and there are many medicinal benefits, while its counterparts are only known to cause damage.

Canada: Can A Cannabis User Qualify For Rapid Safety Sensitive Worksite Access?

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Employers who operate safety sensitive worksites will find the recent decision of the Alberta Human Rights Tribunal in Everitt v Homewood Health Inc., 2019 AHRC 36 of interest. October 18 2019. Article by Deborah Cushing. Lawson Lundell LLP.

CBD Companies Failing On Compliance, Disclosure And Product Safety, New Report Finds

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LegitScript reviewed hundreds of CBD websites for regulatory compliance, tested dozens of products for potency and safety, and investigated financial activity behind the transactions. The Online CBD Industry Unmasked.

Environmental, Health & Safety Regulations in the Cannabis Industry

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Blog Post is Co-Authored by Grant Gilezan and Jerry Hincka from EHS Support Just because cannabis is federally illegal, doesn’t mean Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations aren’t applicable to your cannabis-related business.

Evidence-Based Research Suggests Allowing Cannabis Storefront Retail Benefits Neighboring Property Values, Public Health and Safety

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In 2016, California voters approved Prop 64, the Adult Use of Marijuana Act, by nearly 2 million votes.

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Study: Medical Cannabis Access Associated with Fewer Workers’ Comp Claims

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On net, the available findings suggest that MML passage may increase work capacity among older adults, reduce work absences, improve workplace safety, and reduce WC (workers’ compensation) claiming and the pain and suffering associated with workplace injuries.”

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FDA Press Release: FDA warns 15 companies for illegally selling various products containing cannabidiol as agency details safety concerns

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The FDA also published a revised Consumer Update detailing safety concerns about CBD products more broadly. The agency remains concerned about the safety of human food products (e.g. Today, the U.S.

Nevada Dept Of Taxation Issues Health & Safety Notices On Cannabis Yeast & Mold Limits

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The Nevada Department of Taxation has issued a health and safety noticed after several samples of marijuana sold tested for higher levels of yeast and mold than the state allowable limit. Additional samples of the affected marijuana are being sent for confirmation testing at a laboratory operated by the State of Nevada Department of Agriculture. .

Spain’s Agency for Consumer Affairs, Food Safety and Nutrition (AECOSAN) Follows EIHA’s Lead

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The Spanish Agency for Consumer Affairs, Food Safety and Nutrition (AECOSAN) has struck a blow against hemp food producers in their ongoing efforts to clear a path for hemp extracts in food across Europe. The Catalogue is essentially a food safety mechanism.

FDA Stresses CBD Safety Concerns in 15 Warning Letters and Revised Consumer Update

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In addition to the letters, the FDA published a revised Consumer Update detailing safety concerns about CBD products more broadly. Additionally, class actions continue to populate the federal docket based on third-party testing revealing that CBD supplements are not as advertised, only bolstering the FDA’s safety concerns. In its largest mass enforcement action involving cannabidiol (CBD) yet, the U.S.

Shopify Launches New Features for CBD Sellers as Safety Concerns Grow

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Shopify announced on Tuesday the addition of several features specifically for CBD and hemp sellers. The Ontario-based e-commerce company , which began allowing Canadian merchants to sell cannabidiol ( CBD ) in 2018, is now extending the same courtesy to U.S.

Public Safety Announcement Mendocino Sheriff – On Illegal Chemicals & Environmental Damage Caused By Black Market Producers in CA

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A public safety announcement from Sheriff Allman and Dr. Evans regarding illegal and dangerous drugs. And as importantly that these “producers” are using very harmful chemical products and dumping.

What You Need to Know Before Vaping CBD

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There is also a huge concern about the safety of these products, especially in recent months. CBD cannabidiol CBD Oil marijuana consumption Marijuana Safety synthetic cannabinoids THC vape vaping

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Colorado: New Health and Safety Rules Specific to Vaporizers & Request to Immediately Cease the Manufacture and Sale of Vaporizers Containing Vitamin E Acetate

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Dear MED Licensees and Stakeholders, Please find Industry Bulletin 19-07 : New Health and Safety Rules Specific to Vaporizers & Request to Immediately Cease the Manufacture and Sale of Vaporizers Containing Vitamin E Acetate. This Bulletin provides an overview of updates and guidance specific to vaporizer delivery devices and metered dose inhalers. Thank you, The Marijuana Enforcement Division. 191118 Industry Bulletin 19-07_New Vaporizer Device & Inhaler Rules.

Everything Canadians need to know about cannabis edibles

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Understand dosing, potency, safety, laws, and more. Canada Strains & products cooking DIY dosing edibles history infused laws recipes regulations safety storage tipsThe post Everything Canadians need to know about cannabis edibles appeared first on Leafly.

California vape maker Kushy Punch caught making illegal products

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Industry California vape safetyState officials suspect legal products were going out the front door, while illegal products slipped out the back. The post California vape maker Kushy Punch caught making illegal products appeared first on Leafly.

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You’re Wrong, Governor: Vape Bans Will Only Make Things Worse

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Health Politics Los Angeles massachusetts The Haymaker vape safetyAirplanes are falling out of the sky, and governors respond by banning buses. The post You’re Wrong, Governor: Vape Bans Will Only Make Things Worse appeared first on Leafly.

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Comment on New Research Review Confirms Favorable Safety Profile of CBD by Medical Marijuana, Inc.

Medical Marijuana, Inc.

Most workplace drug screens and tests target ?9-tetrahydrocannabinol 9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and do not detect the presence of cannabidiol (CBD) or other legal natural hemp based constituents. However, studies have shown that eating hemp foods and oils can, in rare cases, cause confirmed positive results when screening urine and blood specimens.

Comment on New Research Review Confirms Favorable Safety Profile of CBD by Medical Marijuana, Inc.

Medical Marijuana, Inc.

Most workplace drug screens and tests target ?9-tetrahydrocannabinol 9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and do not detect the presence of cannabidiol (CBD) or other legal natural hemp based constituents. However, studies have shown that eating hemp foods and oils can, in rare cases, cause confirmed positive results when screening urine and blood specimens.

How Doctors Diagnose and Treat Vape Pen Lung Disease

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Health vape safetyIt's often misdiagnosed as common pneumonia. Steroids, not antibiotics, seem to be an effective treatment. The post How Doctors Diagnose and Treat Vape Pen Lung Disease appeared first on Leafly.

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Comment on New Research Review Confirms Favorable Safety Profile of CBD by Greg Blakley

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Can cbc oil be detected on a drug test and is it considered a drug

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Comment on New Research Review Confirms Favorable Safety Profile of CBD by Greg Blakley

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Can cbc oil be detected on a drug test and is it considered a drug

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