The California Department of Food and Agriculture – Division of Measure Standards has recommended that cannabis dispensary scale should be of a Class II accuracy class with a weighing capacity of 1 kg, 2 lb. or 32 oz. or less, and a readability (resolution) no greater than 0.05 grams, 0.002 oz. or 0.0001 lb.
The California Department of Food and Agriculture – Division of Measure Standards has recommended that a cannabis cultivator, producer or processor weighing larger amounts of cannabis, are required to use type-approved scales with a resolution of the scale at least 1/20th of the minimum amount of cannabis that will be weighed on the scale. Class II scales with an “e” designation meet the compliance requirements for the type of measuring device to be used for the weighing of cannabis for dispensing from the Dispensary.