Tag: The Hydropothecary

Hydropothecary expands voluntary recall

Quebec-based medical cannabis producer Hydropothecary has announced they are expanding their voluntary product recall from earlier this year to include 19 lots of cannabis products. Health Canada is considering this a Type III recall, or “not likely to cause any adverse health consequences.” The expanded recall is the result of what the company says was

Health Canada updates pesticide testing requirements in wake of new results

Today Health Canada announced the results of a new inspection and testing program in the wake of several pesticide-related recalls in the last six months. The regulator also announced that it will now require all licensed producers to conduct mandatory testing of all cannabis products destined for sale for the presence of unauthorized pesticides. Preliminary results

Hydropothecary issues voluntary stopsale for unauthorized fungicide

The Hydropothecary Corporation today announced a voluntary stop­-sale and stop­-shipment on all products due to detection of myclobutanil, a fungicide not approved for use on cannabis in Canada. The company emphasizes this is not a recall of product, as the fungicide was found on plants, not finished cannabis products. The company says the source of