Nearly half of Maine medical marijuana could comprise mould and pesticides

Two research have discovered contaminants in a excessive share of medical hashish samples in Maine.

Vern Malloch of the state’s Workplace of Hashish Coverage mentioned 127 samples had been examined just lately, and 45 % failed for yeast, mould and pesticides.

“It’s alarming as a result of, A, that it’s so excessive,” Malloch mentioned. “And B, I feel it’s alarming as a result of of us don’t know. And I feel of us assume that what they’re shopping for from a regulated market is examined and is freed from contamination like this, and it’s merely not the case.”