Washington State marijuana growers weigh-in on new cannabis labeling laws

Washington State marijuana growers weigh-in on new cannabis labeling laws
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POSTED: Monday, June 17, 2013 - 9:00am

UPDATED: Monday, June 17, 2013 - 9:04am

What will marijuana sold in stores look like?

We're getting closer to an answer, but in the meantime, people in the pot business have some ideas of their own.

When one buys a bottle of medicine, it tells you what the active ingredients are and what effect they will have on you.

The goal is to have something similar when you buy pot.

"We want to see the name of the strain, we want to see a full cannabanoid ratio, and that means what are the medicinal components and what percentages found in the marijuana," said Muraco Kyashna-tocha, a medical marijuana store owner.

She also wants information on pesticides, who produced the pot, and health warning labels.

Up until this week, the Washington State Liquor Control Board was taking public comment on Initiative 502 as it tries to decide how all the rules will look, including labels.

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