IT'S BEEN 6 WEEKS SINCE THE FIRST RETAIL MARIJUANA
SHOPS OPENED THEIR DOORS IN WASHINGTON.
THE STATE LIQUOR CONTROL BOARD HAS APPROVED 47 RETAIL
LICENSES THROUGHOUT THE STATE.
FIVE OF THOSE STORES ARE LOCATED IN OR NEAR SPOKANE.
When you buy an alcoholic beverage you'll normally
see the acohol by volume along with the Surgeon Generals
Well the newly legalized recreational pot is beholden
to it's own set of standards, standards that are ensured
at marijuana testing labs.
ANATEK LABS HAS BEEN AN EVNIROMENTAL AND INDUSTRIAL
TESTING FACILITY FOR OVER 20 YEARS, IS EXPANDING THEIR
Beginning today, we are the first labratory in Spokane
to be certified for marijuana testing for recreational
KARICE SCOTT SAYS THE LAB WILL TEST THE WEED FOR POTENCY,
CONTAMINANTS AND MOISTURE LEVELS TO ENSURE IT COMPLIES
WITH STATE MANDATED STANDARDS.
SHE ADDS THAT ALTHOUGH A VERY SMALL AMOUNT OF POT
IS NEEDED FOR TESTING, IT IS MONITORED EVERY STEP
OF THE WAY.
ANATEK IS ONE OF JUST TWO RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA TESTING
FACILITIES IN EASTERN WASHINGTON, THE OTHER IS IN
YAKIMA, SO SCOTT EXPECTS THEIR SERVICES WILL BE IN
We've been getting phone calls right from the very
Are you going to be a lab? Once we said yes the word
May be people know.
We have customers that are just waiting to be able
to come in.