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23rd September 2022
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Canada: The government of British Columbia has filed a lawsuit against three companies and several individuals for allegedly making millions through unlicensed online cannabis sales, press reports. The provincial government is seeking several properties as forfeiture of illegal proceeds from the companies, Shamrock Cannabis, Cankush, and Mountain High Marijuana.
29th July 2022
28th July 2022
Canada: Health Canada is expected to make a recommendation by the end of the summer on the consultation on “health products containing cannabis that would not require practitioner oversight” that began in 2019, press reports. The recommendation would be based on feedback from consumers and industry about their feelings on allowing access to certain cannabis products, such as CBD, without the involvement of a doctor and outside provincially-licensed cannabis retailers. It is not yet clear how long it would take for Health Canada to make a decision based on the recommendation after its release. CBD-Intel contacted Health Canada for further details but has not yet receive a response.
20th July 2022
Canada - British Columbia: The Kispiox First Nation has entered an agreement with British Columbian authorities that will allow the band to engage in commercial cannabis operations, press reports.
15th July 2022
12th July 2022
Canada - British Columbia: Licensed cannabis retail stores can deliver recreational cannabis to consumers through delivery services and common carriers such as Canada Post and delivery service providers. Solicitor general Mike Farnworth said: “Expanding delivery-service options not only builds equality within the market, it also gives consumers one more reason to buy legal instead of illicit.”
15th June 2022
Canada: An industry pilot project on recycling of cannabis vape products to tackle consumer waste has ended due to a lack of participation, media reports. The programme, which began in December 2020, aimed to equip over 200 stores in British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario with countertop collection boxes, which would then be managed by Quantum Lifecycle Partners, specialists in recycling electronic goods.
25th May 2022
Canada: Aqualitas has recalled one lot of dried cannabis pre-rolls sold in Prince Edward Island as Green Harvest Organics Islander CBD and in Nova Scotia as Reef Organic CBD Chill Pack (Charlotte’s Angel). The product was incorrectly labelled with THC, and combined total THC and CBD, levels understated, and the level of CBD overstated.
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