Canadian Cannabis Users Criticize ‘Excessive’ Packaging Used in Legal Products:
The regulations seek to protect consumers. But many who have purchased cannabis in Canada since federal legalization took effect on October 17 find the amount of packaging excessive for their freshly legal product. What really bothers the licensed cannabis retailers stocking these over-packaged products? The country’s alcohol industry does not have to follow the same child-proofing rules. Still, the sellers understand the requirements Health Canada has put out, noting that the guidelines hope to ensure success with the new law.