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Cultivation of Medicinal Cannabis vs Hemp

Cultivation of Medicinal Cannabis vs Hemp

Medicinal Cannabis vs Hemp: two different licences, same starting material. So, what’s the difference? At first glance, it seems a little redundant to have two licences to process the same thing, but dig a …

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The Price of Cannabis

This week we feature a guest addition by Jim Plamondon, VP of Marketing for Thai Cannabis Corporation in Chiang Mai.

As a driver for change, his focus is on turning Thailand into a ‘platform for …

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PIC/S GMP version 14 major changes

Finally that minor typo in Chapter 9 has been fixed; its been a frustrating 10 years! Now that’s off my chest, we can look at the main changes between PIC/S GMP PE 009 version …

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Medicinal Cannabis Manufacturing Training Course

After helping multiple clients to successfully navigate through the Office of Drug Control (ODC) licence application process, as well as assisting a client to obtain the first successful TGA GMP manufacturing license for Medicinal Cannabis, …

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Export of Medicinal Cannabis from Australia

In January 2018 the federal health minister announced that, after industry consultation, the export of Medicinal Cannabis from Australia would now be permitted.
Subsequently, the export of Medicinal Cannabis products was legalised in February 2018 …

Good Distribution Practice (GDP) – can we do more?

When good drugs turn bad and how Good Distribution Practice can help
I’m currently involved in the implementation of the regulatory controls around medicinal cannabis in Australia and eventually we will need to work out …