A cannabis oil extraction and processing facility will soon open in Delta.
Following a public hearing Monday afternoon, Delta council granted approval for Embark Health Inc. to rezone and retrofit an existing three-storey industrial building on Annacis Island in order to establish a production facility with an associated research and development component.
Embark plans are to purchase cannabis materials from licensed producers to extract cannabinoids. The extracted oils would be sold or processed in an array of cannabis-based consumer products.
A staff report notes the business model includes innovative extraction technology and equipment as well as a clinical and lab research component to support the medical market.
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