Tag: Colorado

Colorado’s Pot Brownies Have A New Ingredient — Warning Labels

Colorado’s Pot Brownies Have A New Ingredient — Warning Labels

| August 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Colorado is rolling out regulations for the edible marijuana sector, including “emergency rules,” which spell out serving sizes. But for now, most of the dosage education is falling to pot shops.

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Marijuana-Laced Treats Leave Colorado Jonesing For Food-Safety Rules

Marijuana-Laced Treats Leave Colorado Jonesing For Food-Safety Rules

| February 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

From sodas to truffles to butter, foods infused with THC — the chemical in marijuana that gives you a high — are already for sale in Colorado. But the federal government still considers pot illegal, so the state has to create from scratch its own system to regulate these foods.

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Listeria Outbreak Still Haunts Colorado’s Cantaloupe Growers

Listeria Outbreak Still Haunts Colorado’s Cantaloupe Growers

| August 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

The contaminated fruit that killed 33 people and sickened at least 147 others in 2011 came from a farm 90 miles from Rocky Ford, Colo. But the town’s many melon farmers took a huge hit nonetheless, and are still trying to convince the public their cantaloupes are safe.

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