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Buddies Wellness LLC Voluntarily Recalls Medical Marijuana Due to Powdery Mildew and Mite Contamination

A Denver marijuana businesses, Buddies Wellness LLC, doing business as La Bodega, is voluntarily recalling medical marijuana due to powdery mildew and mite contamination. 

During a Denver Department of Environmental Health (DEH) investigation, samples of dried marijuana were evaluated and contained potentially unsafe levels of yeast/mold, and live plants were found with mildew and mite contamination.

All medical marijuana bearing the OPC code of 403-00364 sold from La Bodega at 1270 W Cedar Ave. prior to July 27, 2017 is subject to the recall. 

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La Bodega at 1270 W Cedar Ave, Suite A

Consumers who have these recalled products should dispose of the products or return them to the store from which they were purchased. For more information about the recall, contact La Bodega at

There have been no reports of illness.  Short- and long-term health impacts may exist depending on the specific product, duration, frequency, level of exposure, and route of exposure. Consumers with concerns about their personal health should contact their physician with related questions.

The Denver Department of Environmental Health (DEH) is investigating this issue and overseeing the recall process to remove potentially contaminated products from commercial circulation. DEH conducts inspections of marijuana-infused product manufacturers and retail locations in Denver and investigates related complaints.  

Consumers with questions or concerns about recalled marijuana products are encouraged to contact the product retailer and/or the DEH Public Health Inspections division at or 720-913-1311.