The Colorado Marijuana Enforcement Division (MED) has ordered a special microbial contaminant testing alert. The alert affects all Retail Marijuana Cultivation (RMC) Licensees, and Retail Marijuana Manufacturing Facilities (RMPMF). The alert was posted through a January 30, 2017 industry bulletin. This action is being taken due to new data regarding the effectiveness of 3M Total Yeast and Mold Petrifilms in Marijuana. To see the complete bulletin, click on the hyperlink at the end of this article.
Cannabis Regulatory Solutions is pleased to announce the offering of a new Marijuana Packaging & Labeling training program. The program is designed to provide Colorado’s marijuana businesses with the regulatory knowledge to comply with changing marijuana packaging and labeling requirements. The mandatory compliance of these regulations occurs on October 1, 2016. So, now is the opportune time for the industry to learn, and to prepare for, the changes that are on the horizon.
Marijuana Industry Jobs are in high demand. According to the Colorado Marijuana Enforcement Division (MED), as of June 1, 2016 there were 2,691 licensed marijuana businesses in Colorado representing approximately 18,000 jobs. The first quarter sales of marijuana in Colorado alone exceeded $270 million. That’s a lot of job opportunities in this new and booming industry. Could one of them be right for you?