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Tips for An Effective Quality Assurance System in Cannabis Extract Manufacturing

Tips for An Effective Quality Assurance System in Cannabis Extract Manufacturing

A quality assurance system is a huge undertaking, but many of the components are actually common sense.  Sometimes, just interpreting these requirements and breaking them down into systematic steps is all you need to get started.  Becoming a GMP facility can take a year, or even more.  So it’s important to know where to start.  Here are a few tips to help you achieve an effective quality assurance system from the ground up.

How to Determine Which Manufacturing Equipment Components Need to Be Food Grade When Producing Consumables

How to Determine Which Manufacturing Equipment Components Need to Be Food Grade When Producing Consumables

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.

Breaking GMP into Simple Steps

Breaking GMP into Simple Steps

In the pharmaceutical and dietary supplement world, it is absolutely required to be GMP compliant.  Many cannabis manufacturers are waking up to the fact that GMP compliance may be the deciding line of who can stay in the game for the long haul.  As regulations evolve, GMP requirements are written into the laws which dictate how cannabis products must be manufactured.  Going for GMP compliance can seem overwhelming, but anything is possible if broken down into small steps.  GMP is built on a few simple pillars, and with enough dedication any company can achieve a certification.