Author: mksone

The Industry At Large

The Green Wave is taking over the U.S as Cannabis is being legalized throughout the country. This multifaceted industry is growing to become a multi-billion-dollar movement with the potential to revolutionize the world. The United Nations Estimate that $150 Billion is spent on cannabis worldwide each year. Companies like Levi’s...

Taking the Lab on the Road

Mobile labs are the latest and greatest development that will change the way the cannabis companies operate. Logistically cannabis companies are met with roadblocks that hinder their ability to provide the best product they can in the most efficient way possible. Cannabis producers who operate in rural areas, where they...

Testing The Green Horizon

CertCan Laboratories provides the variety of services the industry has to offer to ensure cannabis companies get their products to consumers. In compliance with state mandates all cannabis products are required to be tested before they can be legally sold to consumers prompting CertCan to develop a state of the...

Regulating the Next Big Industry

Long before cannabis products make their way to the hands of consumers, they must be tested for contaminants, potency, and terpene profile. These three major categories all contribute to the effect cannabis has on the body when consumed. The Cannabis Testing Industry has been mandated by the government to regulate...

Illinois Cannabis Legalization

At the end of May, Illinois became the 11th state in the US to legalize recreational use of cannabis. House Bill 1438 was passed by the Illinois House of Representatives in a 66-47 vote on May 31st of 2019 and as of June 26th, less than a month later, Governor...

The MORE Act

The Legal Cannabis Industry is growing every month across the country as more states adopt the legalization of medical and recreational cannabis. The major hinderance on the industry in its entirety is the federal legal standing of cannabis under the Controlled Substance Act. Currently cannabis, listed as Marijuana or Marihuana…

#WeedWise

In Mid-June The Bureau of Cannabis Control launched their #WeedWise Initiative to encourage the public about buying form legally licensed cannabis dispensaries. This initiative includes an extensive and multilingual outreach program spanning across multiple digital media platforms. This initiative furthers the purpose of the 2016 Proposition 64 that created regulations...

Colorado Senate Cannabis Revenue

Colorado has reached a new economic milestone; The Centennial State has generated $1 Billion in total state revenue from the cannabis industry. Since the state legalized cannabis in 2014 the industry continues to reach milestone after milestone as it grows into a larger part of the state economy. Colorado has...