Cannitrol – Cannabis Control Agent

Marijuana news from around the world

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

More of the legal marijuana sold in Colorado is increasingly for recreational use

The recreational market continues to increase its share of Colorado’s legal marijuana sales, with a new report showing that 66 percent of the total pounds of marijuana flowers and 86 percent of the total units of edibles sold in 2018 were for recreational use.

, , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Colorado marijuana bus tours view themselves as industry ambassadors

“Welcome to the party bus.” That’s what tour guide Alyse Morgan told 20-plus tourists who were riding in a marijuana bus tour on a hot May Friday. It was a rare chance for them to consume a plant that’s likely illegal in their home states.

, , , , , , ,

“Meg the Budtender” takes lead on new Colorado marijuana education campaign

Colorado’s health department unveiled “Responsibility Grows Here,” the latest public education effort that will include four targeted campaigns addressing consumers, youth, trusted adults, and pregnant and breastfeeding women.

, , , , , , , , , ,

Nearly 280 marijuana stores in Colorado suggested cannabis for pregnancy-related nausea, a new study shows. Health officials urge the opposite.

Colorado officials have long warned about the risks of using marijuana while pregnant — including placing warning labels on cannabis packaging. But a new study shows that employees at marijuana stores will frequently recommend marijuana to control pregnancy-related nausea, if asked.

, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Here are the occupations that use the most cannabis in Colorado

The results are not surprising, if you’ve ever worked in these industries.

, , , , , , , , , , , ,

Marijuana sales fund $9.2 million in school pot prevention, health care programs

New school nurses and other mental health professionals for Colorado schools are coming through a $9.2 million grant parceled out among 42 school districts and charter schools by the Colorado Department of Education.

, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Colorado lawmakers urge governor to step in on medical marijuana registry backlog

Three Colorado legislators are calling on Gov. John Hickenlooper to intervene in the state’s medical marijuana registry backlog, an issue that one lawmaker says is a matter of “life and death.”

, , , , ,

Colorado researchers receive $2.35M to study marijuana use on driving, other impacts of legalization

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment announced $2.35 million in grants on Tuesday for studies that will help explain the impacts of marijuana legalization on the state.

, , , , , , , , ,