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ASTM WK83400

New Guide for Master Batch Records

1. Scope

This guide is applicable to all organizations engaged in cannabis manufacturing. The scope of this document is intended to be flexible in order to aid all sizes and types of cannabis organizations.


master batch records; cannabis; hemp; batch records; compliance; recordkeeping


The need for this standard was Identified under the QMS system subcommittee D37.02. This will be a guide that supports the minimum requirements identified in WK80450. This standard will detail how to execute this particular component of the QMS, while providing an agile framework applicable to multiple types of cannabis organizations. Creating a standard for Master Batch Records will also bring increased mindfulness to the value of a properly managed MBR system.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: D37.02

Committee: D37

Staff Manager: Jimmy Farrell

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Date Initiated: 09-08-2022

Technical Contact: Mark Starr

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