Sustainability has become an increasingly important consideration both on the consumer end and how manufacturers run their businesses. Even at the height of the pandemic when jobs were scarce and money tight, sustainability concerns rose across the country, with 78% of buyers saying they factor sustainability into their buying decisions.
The cannabis industry, which, almost by virtue of its own existence, is ever sympathetic with progressive causes has taken special pains to (pun intended) stay green.
All the same, the cannabis industry is associated with lots of waste, both in its high use of energy and in the enormous amount of wasteful materials that often go into its packaging. Just what does sustainability look like in this increasingly divided industry? Below we take a very direct look at what a few brands are doing to keep their product sustainable. Read on to learn about sustainable cannabis industry trends.
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