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Some illegal cannabis shops operating in NYC are selling weed contaminated with salmonella and pesticides, survey says

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

President Joe Biden said he is issuing pardons for thousands of people with federal convictions for marijuana possession. David McNew/Getty Images
A November survey tested 40 cannabis products from 20 unlicensed weed retailers in New York City.
The study found harmful bacteria and pesticides in at least 16 of the products tested.
Nearly 40% of the products failed at least one of the standard tests conducted on legal marijuana products, survey reports.
As hundreds of applicants await approval for a license to legally sell recreational marijuana, a survey finds convenience stores and smoke...
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