Groups working to develop standards for cannabis businesses
By Bart Schaneman
Cannabis trade groups, state officials and marijuana industry leaders are pursuing the development of standards and best practices covering organic certification, labor practices and energy use in a bid to further legitimize and professionalize the industry.
These efforts could bolster the marijuana sector’s image among consumers and produce economic benefits for MJ businesses.
Organic certification, for example, could allow cannabis companies to shore up consumer confidence about the safety of their products and allow businesses to set higher prices for such items – much like organic fruit and vegetable growers.
Standards governing ethical labor and business practices
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