Improper disposal of smoking material is one of the top causes of fires in Alberta, causing devastating property damage and poses a significant threat to public safety.
Never dispose of or extinguish a cigarette butt or cannabis joint in a planter.
Always use an ashtray and fully extinguish any material.
Extracting oil from cannabis, which is commonly done through a solvent extraction process, is a violation of section 12 of the Cannabis Act and remains illegal. Cannabis oil extraction requires the use of solvents, usually butane or other highly explosive chemicals. The process can cause serious injuries, fatalities and property loss. Cannabis oils will be available for purchase from licensed retailers.
Store it right: Locked up, out of reach and out of sight. For information on health and safety around cannabis visit canada.ca/cannabis.
Don’t litter: cannabis can cause severe illness in children and pets.