Cannabis lab struggles to find home in Bay Area – KGO

Looking for a job? You might want to take a look at the cannabis industry. More than 400,000 thousand pot related jobs are projected to be created across the country by 2021. But there are still many hurdles cannabis companies still face.

Steep Hill Labs in Berkeley is part of the largest cannabis testing company in the world. The labs make sure cannabis products on dispensary shelves are safe for consumers. Demand for their services is so high they are looking to hire a lot of new employees.

“We’re scaling from a lab with 30 to 35 employees to up to 200 employees in a very rapid manner,” said Tony Daniel with Steep Hill Labs.

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According to ArcView Market Research, the California cannabis industry will add some 99,000 jobs over the next four years.

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