CBD

Dutch trade group deploys blockchain-powered tool to trace CBD

A Dutch trade group said it has developed a tool that lets consumers trace CBD along the supply chain to…

August 6, 2020

EIHA fears EU ruling on extracts could strike ‘final blow’ to entire hemp sector

Applications for hemp extracts and natural cannabinoids under the EU's Novel Food rules have been suspended by the European Commission,…

July 22, 2020

New compound from CBDA could be substitute for opioids, steroids

Israeli researcher Raphael Mechoulam has announced the development of a process to modify and stabilize cannabidiolic acids (CBDA) that appear…

July 17, 2020

Charlotte’s Web’s request to register ‘CW’ trademark is rejected

U.S. trademark authorities have rejected an application from CBD maker Charlotte's Web to register the trademark “CW,” saying it would…

July 15, 2020

German CBD maker expands products under existing brand

Germany's MH medical hemp GmbH has launched CBD Gold 2% in oil and capsule form, under its Phytalize brand, with…

July 8, 2020

Irish-French venture looks to raise funds for investments in Europe

An Irish-French investment fund says it is looking to raise €30 million in the first phase of a venture focused…

June 30, 2020

Uruguay agency sets a roadmap for hemp sector development

Cannabis-derived food & feed, cosmetics, medicine and genetics offer the best export opportunities for Uruguay in the coming years, according…

June 26, 2020

Irish personal care firm to invest $50m in U.S. CBD maker

Ireland-based Perrigo Company plc has partnered with Kazmira LLC of Colorado, USA to add CBD to its portfolio of generic…

June 24, 2020

A challenge to U.S. self-regulator by Texas cannabis association

PODCAST (07:38 min.) The Richard Rose Report: Episode 5: June 23, 2020 – This week Richard talks with us about self-regulation in the…

June 23, 2020

U.S. consumer groups warn against ‘rushed decisions’ on CBD

Four leading U.S. consumer groups are calling on federal lawmakers to reject efforts that would speed up the process of…

June 22, 2020