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As states limit delta-8 THC, industry operators plan next steps

July 22, 2021 · Updated July 23, 2021

With state limits on hemp-derived delta-8 THC beginning to impact sales for product manufacturers and retailers, businesses are considering how they will make up the gap. Delta-8 THC has taken the industry by storm over the past 18 month as manufacturers, stuck with a glut of low-priced CBD distillate and isolate, synthesized the product into […]

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Experts point to breeding and extraction as ways to capture minor cannabinoids

May 1, 2021 · Updated October 13, 2021

As minor cannabinoids gain popularity and acceptance among cannabis consumers, extraction companies looking to cash in on the trend can approach creating them in several ways. The easiest and most common way is to find plants that have been bred to be rich in lesser-known cannabinoids such as CBG. There are multiple ways to extract […]

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Cannabis companies eye carbon footprint labels on their products

April 26, 2021 · Updated November 2, 2021

Move over, nutrition facts – food companies and consumer packaged goods manufacturers are adding carbon-footprint labels to their products in an effort to be transparent about their environmental impact.

Now hemp and marijuana companies are considering whether to jump on a trend experts say will intensify as governments double down on climate goals.

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Largest human CBD trial launches with eye toward checking safety of trace THC

March 19, 2021

The largest-yet human CBD toxicological trial has been launched in Europe to check the effects of consuming trace amounts of THC. The European Industrial Hemp Association says it will assess 200 CBD users for a 30-day period. The association tells UK-based Cannabis Health News that the goal is to demonstrate to European regulators that trace […]

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