June 14, 2019 – For example, ingredients such as sugars, caffeine, nicotine, alcohol, sweeteners, and colourants will be prohibited from these products. The packaging, too, will be restricted with only plain, child-resistant packaging allowed so as not to appeal to younger people. The packaging will also be prohibited from containing elements that would associate them with alcoholic beverages, tobacco, or vaping products. “The amended regulations are the next step in our process to reduce the risks to public health and safety from edible cannabis, cannabis extracts and cannabis topicals and displace the illegal market for these products in Canada,” Bill Blair, the minister of border security and organized crime reduction, said in a statement.

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