The group aims to meet the requires of the legal cannabis sector by addressing high quality and security by way of the improvement of classifications, specifications, test approaches, practices, and guides for cultivation, manufacturing, high quality assurance, laboratory considerations, packaging, and safety.
ASTM International is a single of the biggest voluntary requirements creating organizations in the planet. The not-for-profit group gives a forum for the improvement and publication of international voluntary consensus requirements for supplies, merchandise, systems and solutions. ASTM’s volunteer members represent producers, buyers, government, and academia from additional than 140 nations who create technical documents that are the basis for manufacturing, management, procurement, codes and regulations for dozens of sector sectors.
Advancement by way of standardization
The objective of D37’s Workshop on Advancing the Field of Cannabis/hemp by way of Standardization, to be held at the Rome Marriot Park Hotel, will discover creation of new sector requirements. International liaisons accountable for updating the D37 on developments in their regions will also be appointed through the workshop.
Subjects for the workshop contain regional updates from cannabis sector stakeholders a presentation entitled “Fit for Purpose” Classifications of the Cannabis Plant – A Foundation to Perform From and a session on personnel education addressing security and compliance.