It’s official, and the people have spoken: trade shows are out, and safe cannabis events are in. The cannabis event season kicked off around 420 earlier this year, with many community members and industry workers itching to attend. The Budtenders Association (BTA) launched a booming success in Calgary on September 7th & 8th with their new business branch, b. Lounge.
The cannabis community woke up to the news that struck hearts worldwide. Elias Theodorou, an MMA fighter and cannabis advocate, passed away on September 11th at age 34 after privately battling stage 4 liver cancer.
Nearly 70 years after plastic was invented, 8.3 billion tonnes of it have been produced. Today, Canada produces over 3 million tonnes of plastic waste yearly, and less than 10% of this waste is recycled. During the first year of recreational cannabis legalization, thousands of tonnes of plastic garbage were generated, and over 6 million kilograms of cannabis packaging accumulated in landfills.
BC has become well known over the last few decades for its craft cannabis production. The legacy of top-quality cannabis is possible thanks to the operation tactics, methods, and protocols carried through legalization.