The proliferation of marijuana edibles for both medical and recreational purposes is giving rise to a cottage industry of baked goods, candies, infused oils, cookbooks and classes that promises a slow burn as more states legalize the practice.
The makers of marijuana edibles are required to undergo potency testing starting May 1.
The State of Colorado will start phasing in mandatory lab testing of marijuana edible products on May 1. Currently, marijuana product testing of any kind has been performed strictly on a voluntary basis.
The state House has given initial approval to a measure that would add tighter regulations to edible marijuana products.
A retail marijuana store has removed their edibles from shelves after those products have been linked to a murder investigation.
Trying to tell the difference between a marijuana edible and a traditional snack is nearly impossible once those nibbles are out of their packaging. Some state lawmakers are trying to change that.
State lawmakers are considering new restrictions for marijuana products to help consumers know exactly what they are buying.