Colorado marijuana edibles makers bracing for new standards

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By Kristen Nichols

Colorado’s ban on edible marijuana products shaped like animals, humans or fruits takes effect Oct. 1 – but manufacturers say they’re prepared for the change.

The 2016 law, which bans certain shapes of edibles, was spurred by concerns children may be attracted to gummies or hard lozenges in forms associated with common candies.

“Children are more likely to consume products that resemble familiar foods,” Colorado’s chief medical officer, Dr. Larry Wolk, testified before legislators who eventually revamped the law.

Colorado manufacturers seem prepared for the change.

“I honestly think only a handful of companies were affected” by the law, said

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