Hemp has an extensive history with up to 50,000 uses and continues to provide new applications for our health and environmental benefit. To ensure product safety for consumers, regulatory bodies establish specific industry controls to which businesses must operate and
Getting your operational activities in total compliance/conformance with these regulations and standards can be quite the task. Being new to the process or not having the time to sort through and make sense of so much legal and technical information can be both complex and overwhelming.
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With this in mind, standardization is critical because lawmakers turn to single or multiple standards to define operational requirements for establishing controls found in written regulations (GAP/GMP/GLP) and leading international industry standards (ISO).
Various agencies (Federal, State, Local) then enforce these regulations by performing inspections to verify GAP/GMP/GLP compliance.
Similarly, accredited third-party assessment bodies verify conformance and/or compliance to various industry standards (ISO) when certification, accreditation and industry recognition is the goal.
Applying best practices from the start will minimize risk, tighten efficiencies and provide a solid roadmap for continual improvement. For hemp businesses, this serves to establish a well-run GAP/GMP/GLP/ISO facility that meets both regulatory compliance requirements and demonstrates conformance to
Using best practice methodologies will streamline your operations, save time and money, and allow you to market your brand, as a world-class operation that has the documentation to prove it.
Taking this approach will bring confidence and peace of mind, and has proven to accelerate growth for greater return.
Now available is the ConformanceWare® Industrial Hemp Series™ developed strictly for Hemp industries. The IH Series™ is designed to simplify the entire compliance/conformance process because we’ve done most of the work for you. Each edition delivers a true turnkey solution that provides the required documentation you need with a way to manage it.
The IH Series™ does a great job merging regulatory best practices with internationally accepted standards to develop, customize and format the required documentation. All documentation is customized for your business model and written in clear language using the proper terminology that inspectors and auditors have come to expect.
Includes: Policies, Processes, Supporting Processes, Procedures, SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures or instructions), Instructions and Forms
AIM Program for achieving total Compliance/Conformance in 45 Business Days or Less
Secure Private Portal,
Full set of Business Tools
Daily operations require a way to easily navigate and manage all of your documentation. The architecture of the IH Series™ includes pre-defined file directories with three key components:
Everyday Docs, Mentor and Tech Tools
This edition delivers the proper documentation and support guidance for operations performing cultivation of hemp in meeting their applicable agricultural/collection regulations and Quality, Health & Safety requirements.
Cultivators | Growers
This edition delivers the proper documentation and support guidance for operations performing various manufacturing of hemp products in meeting their applicable regulations and Quality, Health & Safety requirements.
Biofuel Processor/Mfr. | Industrial Fiber Product Mfr. | Food Processor/Mfr. | CBD Extraction/Process/Mfr. | CBD Infused Products Mfr. | Packaging/Labeling Suppliers
This edition delivers the proper documentation and support guidance for laboratories performing hemp testing in meeting their applicable regulations and requirements to ensure quality for safe-use and consumption.
Independent Testing Laboratories | In-House Testing Laboratories
This edition delivers the proper documentation and support guidance for operations performing consumer distribution of hemp products in meeting their applicable regulations and requirements to ensure public health and safety.
Wholesale suppliers | Retail suppliers | Online distributors
The IH Series™ will assist to ensure safe quality products and meet your legal challenges. Scalable to your operation, it offers an affordable way to meet requirements while growing your business. To fully support your compliance/conformance efforts, each IH Series™ Edition is a Quality Management System (QMS) structured to follow ISO Annex SL using a variety of applicable resources:
ISO/IEC 17065:2012 Conformity Assessment - Requirements for bodies certifiying products, processes and services.