CBD

CBD list in UK to crack open legal market pegged at nearly $1 billion

CBD stakeholders in the UK are anticipating the release of a list of compliant products from food safety authorities expected…

January 26, 2022

French court temporarily halts ban on smokable hemp flowers

A French judge has temporarily lifted a ban on smokable hemp flowers, suggesting such products “would not present a degree…

January 25, 2022

Proposed THC limit for CBD is major threat to sector in the UK

The UK's Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs (ACMD) has recommended a maximum level of .05 parts per million…

January 24, 2022

FDA approves trial for CBD-based drug to treat opioid addiction

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) said a CBD-based treatment for opioid use disorder can be used in clinical…

January 17, 2022

Two hemp compounds show promise in fighting covid-19 virus

Two compounds present in industrial hemp show the ability to prevent the virus that causes covid-19 from entering human cells,…

January 13, 2022

Beer, cannabis giants end joint venture that had planned to make drinks

Brewing giant Anheuser-Busch InBev said it will continue to develop CBD-infused non-alcoholic drinks in Canada after its joint venture with…

January 12, 2022

Stakeholders say amended law in Portugal wrongly targets flower producers

An amendment that puts tight restrictions on hemp production in Portugal goes against European Union law and puts the country's…

January 10, 2022

What should I consider when taking my CBD business international?

Q: What should I consider when taking my CBD business international? A: Deciding to broaden your horizons and take your…

January 4, 2022

As prices plunge, interest in CBD cools

[First in a series of recaps on industry developments in 2021] As the CBD sector continues to suffer from a…

December 27, 2021

Israeli stakeholders push for clarity that would open market for CBD

Hemp stakeholders in Israel are petitioning the government to clear up language in drug laws in order to legalize CBD…

December 27, 2021