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LARA Publishes Michigan’s Medical Marihuana “Universal Symbol”

LANSING, Mich., Feb. 15, 2018 /Weed Wire/ – The Dept. of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) released information today to inform and advise license applicants regarding the labeling of medical marihuana products under the Medical Marihuana Facilities Licensing Act.

Colorado: No Edible Marijuana Shaped as People, Animals or Fruit

Colorado: No Edible Marijuana Shaped as People, Animals or Fruit

A ban on gummy bears and other edible marijuana products shaped like animals, people and fruit takes effect this month in Colorado – a change aimed at decreasing the likelihood small children will mistake them for a favorite treat.

The 11 Cannabis Strain Names Now Prohibited in Oregon

The 11 Cannabis Strain Names Now Prohibited in Oregon

On Aug. 11, 2017, the Oregon Liquor Control Commission announced that it had issued a clarification on prohibited cannabis strain names in the state. The rules are intended to prevent strain names from appealing to minors and from misleading consumers.

Arkansas Regulators Approve Emergency Medical Marijuana Rules

Arkansas Regulators Approve Emergency Medical Marijuana Rules

On May 3, 2017, the executive subcommittee of the Arkansas Legislative Council approved emergency medical marijuana rules for the state, governing the implementation of regulatory oversight, the application process and medical marijuana registration, testing and labeling.

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OLCC Plans Packaging and Labeling Workshops Will Provide Overview of New Guidelines for Marijuana Products Workshops Slated for Eugene, Ashland, Bend & Portland

PORTLAND, Ore., June 22, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The Oregon Liquor Control Commission will provide a series of workshops across the state of Oregon to provide recreational marijuana licensees and medical marijuana registrants information on new guidelines for recreational and medical marijuana packaging and labeling.


Colorado Legislators Reject Organic Label for Pesticide-Free Marijuana

A Colorado Senate committee voted 4-3 not to extend organic labeling to pesticide-free pot, the Associated Press reported on May 4, 2016. Some committee members feared an organic label on marijuana grown without chemicals would be considered an endorsement of its healthiness.

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CLS Holdings USA Sponsors MJIC Media’s White Paper on State-by-State Cannabis Packaging Rules

BOULDER, Colo., Dec. 1, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Child-resistant packaging and consistent, appropriate labeling is vital for the legal cannabis industry to move forward and it is in that spirit that CLS Holdings USA Inc. (OTCQB: CLSH), a development stage diversified cannabis company, has sponsored the inaugural white paper by MJIC Media, a marijuana media conglomerate.

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The Future of Labeling in the Legal Cannabis Industry

With legalization happening on a state-by-stay basis and no overarching regulatory agency to devise and implement national standards for labeling, the torch has to be picked up by manufacturers.

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Best Practices for Manufacturing Cannabis Concentrates

At its legal retail inception, the cannabis industry expected it would prosper with traditional flower sales, but concentrates have proven to be the industry’s dark horse and have dramatically changed the landscape for cultivators, manufacturers and retailers.

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President of Kush Bottles Named to Oregon Liquor Control Commission Marijuana Subcommittee

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 25, 2015 — Kush Bottles (www.kushbottles.com), North America’s premier supplier of customizable child-resistant packaging solutions and accessories for the legal cannabis industry, announced today that Ben Wu, the company’s president, was named to the Oregon Liquor Control Commission Recreational Marijuana Rules Advisory Technical Subcommittee on Packaging.

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Third Death in Colorado Linked to Edibles Sparks Debate

For the third time since recreational marijuana was legalized in Colorado in 2014 a death has been attributed to the consumption of edible products containing THC, furthering the debate about the safety of these products and the role of personal responsibility.


Washington Fortifying Pot Labels

On July 1, 2014, Washington will become the second state in the union to sell recreational marijuana. It has been a long 18 months since cannabis was legalized in Washington State, and the long wait has only served to stoke the fires of anticipation. One advantage to the protracted period of time between legalization and opening up pot shops is the ability to learn from Colorado’s mistakes. One mistake Washington hopes to correct is the inconsistent labeling methods of edible cannabis.