Buyers, beware! Several studies show that marijuana products contain toxic compounds, chemical contaminants and pesticides. Medical marijuana providers have skipped federal oversight for many years now, making miraculous claims. California introduced “medical” marijuana in 1996, but the state never learned how to test and regulate it.
San Francisco Magazine wrote an alarming article about the findings of Anresco Labs. Investigators found 80% of the samples tainted with several categories of toxins in marijuana:
Pesticides and Fungicides pose a special risk in for those taking cannabis extracts, which would include cannabidiol or CBD. One of these pesticides, Myclobutanil, sold under the brand name Eagle 20, causes cancer. Continue reading Medical Marijuana Tests Positive for Toxic Compounds