Welcome to the Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP’s) section of HempHacker. GMP’s will be the future of the cannabis industry and represent the current standard of pharmaceuticals. These articles serve as a guide to implementing GMP’s in your own operations. 

MedReleaf Manufacturing Medicinal GMP Cannabis to ICH Guidelines

Manufacturing cannabis is difficult enough. Manufacturing Medicinal GMP Cannabis is working a whole different level. It is bringing the industry standard to the level of pharmaceutical grade cannabis. Although this […]


Tips for navigating cannabis business applications with changing regulations in California

There are numerous cannabis manufactures of edibles and concentrates that are bracing themselves for the State of California’s first licensing process that is slated to take effect January 1st, 2018. […]


Cannabis Needs Supplier Quality Agreements

Consumers often assume the product they are buying is, for all intents and purposes, what is labeled or described on the packaging. They make the purchase  without second thought on […]


Cannabis Testing Laboratory Guidelines

HempHacker and Orion GMP Solutions firmly believe that testing for product quality is useless when we are talking about GMP Cannabis. It must first be engineered into the product – […]

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DEA/FDA Schedule 1 Cannabis – GMP Cannabis

The DEA opened up applications for manufacturing Schedule 1 Cannabis under FDA GMP Regulations in August 2016. One year later, no applications have been granted. Without GMP Cannabis, there will […]


Standardizing Cannabis with ASTM D37

In 1996 California introduced cannabis for medicinal use, opening the doorway to legalization in the United States. Many other countries and cultures have recognized cannabis for its therapeutic properties. and […]


Downfall of a Recall

Oregon’s recreational cannabis market experienced its first recall of cannabis this month after cannabis flower containing high levels of pyrethrin was sold to the public. The Oregon Liquor Control Commission […]


GMP Cannabis simplified into 11 steps

Sometimes it’s best to take a step back, and explain basic concepts of the bigger picture – to take a look at the forest instead of just the trees. Good […]


18 GMP Cannabis definitions you need to know

The Code of Federal Regulations Title 21, Part 210 is dry reading, but it’s necessary for the cannabis industry to digest. Understanding these regulations, despite their dry nature, is the […]


Compliance vs. Good Manufacturing Practices

Just to clarify, there is a difference between Compliance and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs). To put it simply, Compliance covers the laws that allow a company to manufacture cannabis and […]