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Thu
27
Aug

Business Opportunity: Cannabis Odor Control Technology

Anyone that has cultivated cannabis will tell you that it is one of the most rewarding activities they have ever done.

Thu
27
Aug

New Data Shows Significant Increase In Failed Workplace Drug Screenings

The American workforce failed drug tests at the highest rate in nearly two decades last year, according to new data released this week.

Thu
27
Aug

US cannabis testing market worth more than $1.2bn by 2026

New analysis from Global Market Insights, Inc., shows the US cannabis testing market will be worth $1.2bn by 2026.

Thu
27
Aug

Cannabis-Infused Beverages Will Be Big Business In 2021

Look for cannabis-infused drinks to make a splash next year. According to the ‘Disrupting Drinks’ report published by cannabis market intelligence firm Prohibition Partners, cannabis drinks are likely to pose a threat to the dominating alcoholic beverage industry. The report also states that the market for cannabis-infused drinks is expected to rise to an estimated $4 billion by 2024. 

Wed
26
Aug

Feds: Hemp Masks Are Good, PPE For CBD Companies Is Bad

While Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell promotes hemp-based protective masks, businesses that sell CBD are being denied PPEs. What gives?

A federal program that provides personal protective equipment (PPE) to small businesses is being denied to businesses that sell CBD products.

Denver currently holds 4,500 PPE kits that include important protection for frontline workers, like face shields, disinfectants, surgical masks, thermometers, and hand sanitizer. But Denver-based headshop Meadowlark 64 can’t receive any of those kits because a federal grant doesn’t allow federal funds to help cannabis-related businesses.

Wed
26
Aug

Did Your Hemp Extract Just Become Illegal?

Late last week, the U.S.

Wed
26
Aug

Dermatologists Chime In On Effectiveness Of CBD Beauty Products

CBD is a popular skincare additive, with many brands creating expensive products that highlight the compound. Here’s what dermatologist think about that.

CBD’s good reputation and pervasiveness is a good sign because it represents the progress that cannabis has gone through in recent years, but it also raises some red flags, particularly for skeptics. How can a compound that treats pain and provides stress relief also be used to treat skin when applied topically?

To make matters worse, CBD products in the beauty industry tend to be expensive, with some small bottles of cream and serums starting at $100. Ouch.

Wed
26
Aug

54% Of CBD Beverages Contain Less CBD Than Advertised

According to Leafreport, only 4 out of 22 products tested actually contained the levels of CBD that were advertised.

Tue
25
Aug

Quick Cannabis THC Field Test Kit Unveiled

A field testing kit that will enable law enforcement officers to quickly and cheaply determine if cannabis or a cannabis product is hemp or marijuana is ready for prime time.

Tue
25
Aug

36 Pesticides Now Approved for U.S. Hemp Cultivation

In December 2019, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a list of pesticides approved for use in hemp cultivation. This was the first federal guidance on what products could be used to treat hemp after it was legalized in 2018.

“Under the Trump Administration, the EPA is committed to providing much-needed certainty to farmers and ranchers across the country who rely on crop protection tools to ensure a global supply of products, while driving economic growth in agricultural communities across America,” said EPA administrator Andrew Wheeler in the release announcing the list.

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