Governor Pritzker signed the bill into law Tuesday, making Illinois the first state to legalize and regulate adult use cannabis via the legislature.
Arizona lawmakers passed a bill requiring mandatory lab testing for cannabis products, and Governor Ducey is expected to sign it into law soon.
Schaumburg, Illinois, October 1-3, 2019: Two highly focused tracks exploring cannabis testing and manufacturing, co-located with the 6th Annual Food Safety Consortium Conference & Expo
The 2nd Annual Cannabis Labs Conference agenda has been announced, with a host of experts discussing the latest in cannabis lab testing.
The updated laboratory accreditation standard beefs up requirements for impartiality, risk assessment and assessing measurement uncertainty.
Analyzing cannabis batches for pesticides is complex- it requires rigorous sampling techniques and occasional confirmation testing.
Accreditation to the newest ISO standard now reaching the cannabis market brings a number of interesting changes to laboratory accreditation as we know it.
Phenova is A2LA’s first ISO/IEC 17043 accredited proficiency testing provider for the cannabis industry.
Representatives from the leading accreditation bodies met for a panel at the Food Safety Consortium where they discussed the new ISO standard, the future of the cannabis lab industry and certifications for food safety and quality.
Massachusetts gave the green light to dispensaries last week, opening up the first recreational cannabis market on the East Coast.