When sourcing equipment, it’s vital to ask the right questions from the beginning. What surfaces of your equipment is going to contact product? Only non-seeping, non-porous, and non-corrosive materials are appropriate for contact with food or medical products.
When it comes to finding and creating plastic food packaging, it’s vital to understand whether a plastic is considered to be food-safe or not. A food-safe plastic resin has been certified approved safe for contact with food by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These plastics are known as food contact substances (FCS).
In the past, there was little control over the quality or safety of cannabis when purchasing on the street. Now that legalized sellers are offering it from their pharmacies, consumers want to be assured that they are only purchasing products from manufacturers that are conforming to safety requirements and regulations.