On Saturday, September 8, 2018 dicentra’s on-staff naturopathic doctor attended a full day forum on cannabis as part of the Grow Up Conference & Expo in Niagara Falls, Ontario. This […] Read More >>
Eighteen hours ago, towards the end of the work day on September 26, 2018, the Provincial Government of Ontario announced their plans to introduce legislation surrounding the cannabis retail store […] Read More >>
As many of you may already know, October 17, 2018 marks the day that the Cannabis Act and the Cannabis Regulations come into force. Canadians will be allowed to enjoy […] Read More >>
What is Vaping?   Combustion methods such as smoking have been a commonplace form of consumption for some time, but as we find ourselves drawing closer to legalization, an increasingly […] Read More >>
Ontario Cannabis Store (OCS) announced supply agreements with 26 licensed producers last week, ranging from big players like Canopy Growth Corp. to smaller ones that have just in the last […] Read More >>
With the impending legalization of cannabis in Canada less than 2 months away, the focus has mainly been on use in people and the human benefits. However, other opportunities for […] Read More >>
With the expanded, legal use of cannabis in Canada coming, and producers ramping up production to meet the new demand, there are new questions and opportunities for cannabis byproducts and […] Read More >>
On April 13, 2017, the future of cannabis in Canada changed. On this date, the Government of Canada introduced Bill C-45, known as the Cannabis Act, in the House of […] Read More >>
We all know that cannabis is one of the most buzzed about plants, with legal Canadian adult recreational use set to take effect on October 17, 2018. This change is […] Read More >>
On June 21, 2018, the world of scientific research was impacted in a way that many people never thought to be possible. On this day in Canadian history, as we […] Read More >>
On June 27th, Health Canada announced new cannabis regulations in support of the Cannabis Act, which received Royal Assent the week before and is scheduled to come into effect on […] Read More >>
Yesterday on June 21, 2018 the Cannabis Act, or Bill C-45 officially received royal assent. Canada is now the second country in the world, the first of the G-7 nations […] Read More >>
Update (June 28, 2018): Cannabis is added to Schedule II of the Natural Health Product Regulations. Contact us for further information. 1-866-647-3279 or info@dicentra.com. Update (June 28, 2018): CBD as […] Read More >>
It’s not a secret that the cannabis industry creates a lot of waste. There’s a dire need to explore the waste management side of the industry that’s mostly overlooked. Tons […] Read More >>
As Canada moves forward to legalizing cannabis, there’s a lot for the government and newcomers to the industry to consider in terms of the best ways to handle production. One […] Read More >>
As Canada approaches the legalization of cannabis for recreational use, the question of regulatory oversight has been a hot topic. In the US, the FDA governs both food and drugs, […] Read More >>
Regulation of Cannabis in Canada From November 21, 2017 to January 20, 2018, Health Canada launched a 60-day public consultation period for the proposed approach to the regulation of cannabis […] Read More >>
To comply with Canada’s Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (ACMPR) Good Production Practices (GPP), it is mandatory to report details of all adverse reactions. An adverse drug reaction, […] Read More >>
Defining Term ‘Medical Device’ What exactly is a “medical device”? This isn’t a term that is often used in everyday conversation and is a subject that most people outside of […] Read More >>
Cannabis that is available in a wide range of infused foods and beverages are typically referred to as “edibles”. These products can be made with different types of cannabis, with […] Read More >>