April 30, 2019: A new study from Environmental Working Group shows that drinking tap water in some California community water systems may increase the risk of cancer due to numerous contaminants. Researchers from the environmental advocacy group estimated that about Read more
December 7, 2018: It’s been a wild week in the marijuana industry. Read all about a California lab’s bogus testing, Utah’s entry into the medical market, and the jailing of Sweet Leaf executives here.
On December 3, 2018, MJBiz Daily reported that Sequoia Analytical Labs, of Sacramento, CA, had forfeited their business license after an inspection found that they had falsified testing results. Read more here.
On Oct. 24, 2018, it was reported that a number of food products have trace amounts of a controversial herbicide found in the popular weed killer Roundup. The Environmental Working Group (EWG) found that 26 of the 28 products it Read more
California Department of Public Health (CDPH) announced that Emergency Regulations (DPH-17-010E) is effective on June 6, 2018. The emergency regulations will remain in place until permanent rules are refined. In the emergency regulations, 21 pesticides are listed as Category I Read more
As of January 1, 2018 recreational marijuana has been legalized in California. The state produces the largest amount of cannabis in the United States. The Slate Magazine raises awareness regarding the use of pesticides on cannabis-products. ANP Health has developed Read more
Glyphosate-based herbicides (GBHs) like Roundup have been in use since the 1970’s and until recently, thought to pose little health risk to humans. Unfortunately, this may no longer be the case. In a 2015 study from the World Health Organization’s Read more
On June 6, 2017, the EPA published a Federal Register Notice (EPA-HQ-OPP-2017-0180) for both the meeting and seeking nominees to serve as ad hoc expert members of the FIFRA SAP on physiologically based pharmacokinetic (PBPK) modeling at www.regulations.gov. The 4-day Read more