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Why Medical Cannabis Packaging Poses Accessibility Challenges

“We have had patients who used hacksaws, pliers, or vice grips to get to their medication.” Opening medical cannabis packaging is complicated and difficult for many patients, and this is intentional. The Cannabis Act was developed with the purpose of p…

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Sustainability In The Cannabis Industry: Truly Going Green

Thanks to a decades-long association with “hippies” and “tree-huggers,” cannabis has largely been considered a green (no pun intended) industry by the masses. Many may not realize that cannabis has never really been a sustainable industry, and with the…

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Recycling Program Aims To Convert Cannabis Waste Into Fuel

One of California’s largest dispensaries has helped launch a first-of-its-kind recycling program in which cannabis packaging will be converted into fuel to help power delivery vehicles. Airfield Supply Co., a San Jose storefront that bills itself as th…

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How Medical Marijuana Patients Can Get Into Trouble With Packaging

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.
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Push On For Alberta Bottle Depots To Accept Cannabis Containers For Refunds

The group that oversees bottle depots in Alberta says people should be allowed to drop off cannabis containers and get a small refund just as they do for bottles and cans. The Alberta Bottle Depot Association says paying a deposit on the containers and…

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Handheld inkjet printers keep cannabis companies compliant–and agile

Move as quickly as the cannabis industry, printing variable data on demand.
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Handheld inkjet printers keep cannabis companies compliant–and agile

Move as quickly as the cannabis industry, printing variable data on demand.
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Cannabis packaging is trash. These companies are doing something about it

Ever wonder what to do with all that plastic that accumulates from your cannabis products? Check out these companies with recycling programs.
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