VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Rubicon Organics Inc. (CSE:ROMJ) (OTCQX:ROMJF) (“Rubicon Organics” or the “Firm”) is happy to announce that it’s the first cannabis firm in Canada to obtain Environmental Farm Plan certification from the British Columbia Ministry of Agriculture, thereby being acknowledged as an trade chief for its dedication to sustainability and environmental greatest practices.
“Each step we take is guided by an organization huge dedication to cultivating unimaginable cannabis whereas additionally doing what’s greatest for the planet – a dedication that we imagine will enchantment to each shoppers and buyers alike,” mentioned Jesse McConnell, Chief Government Officer and Co-Founding father of Rubicon Organics. “By the EFP certification course of, we now have established robust relationships with provincial regulators and are excited to work alongside them to not solely adhere to trade greatest practices however to additionally assist set these requirements.”
“Mixed with our lately introduced FVOPA natural certification, Rubicon Organics is now positioned to supply shoppers the last word mixture of super-premium, licensed natural and environmentally sustainable cannabis grown in essentially the most preferrred local weather on the BC coast. It has taken us 4 years of in depth analysis and growth in perfecting natural cannabis cultivation at scale to get up to now and we’re eager to lastly convey our superior merchandise to market within the coming months.”
Environmental Farm Plan
The EFP is a rigorous authorities audited course of that acknowledges excellence in agricultural manufacturing on the subject of the setting and human well being. This system helps companies to finish agri-environmental threat assessments, the advantages of which embrace: improved sustainability of British Columbia’s agricultural trade; recognition of efforts to handle land in an environmentally sustainable method; enhanced advertising and marketing alternatives and improved relationships with environmental businesses; and improved response to environmental incidents by means of contingency planning.
The Firm’s facility in Delta, BC, is targeted on environmental sustainability by being “net-zero” power. All electrical energy utilization is generated by means of hydro energy and the crops are grown utilizing the solar and LED lighting. The power can be “net-zero” waste the place: (i) all natural matter is composted and reused; and (ii) carbon is recaptured and reused with all carbon dioxide generated by operations used as a crop complement.
As well as, the Delta facility is dedicated to water conservation by means of: (i) precision, sensor-based watering which reduces water consumption; (ii) 100% rainwater assortment and recycling; and (iii) utilization of condensate traps and moisture sensors to recycle all water vapor collected from processing.
ABOUT RUBICON ORGANICS INC.
Rubicon Organics Inc. is a Licensed Producer targeted on constructing licensed natural, super-premium cannabis manufacturers at its flagship 125,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art hybrid greenhouse situated on a 20-acre property in Delta, BC, Canada. Administration has unparalleled cannabis and natural farming experience in addition to prior profitable commercialization of cannabis with Whistler Medical Marijuana Firm, which was bought by Aurora Hashish in January 2019 for $175 million.
The Firm is at present ramping as much as produce roughly 11,000 kg of licensed natural, super-premium and environmentally sustainable cannabis in 2020 and on creating super-premium manufacturers in Canada. In america, the Firm owns a 40,000 square-foot, high-tech hybrid greenhouse in Washington state which is leased to a state-licensed operator making use of Rubicon Organics’ proprietary natural cultivation strategies. The Firm additionally owns two award-winning U.S. cannabis manufacturers: 1964 Provide Co.™️ in California and Physician & Criminal Co.™️ in Washington; and has unique licensing rights in Washington for iconic way of life and cannabis model, Cookies.