Safety

CBD Oil Purity

This is why it’s so important to support local journalism — a new report on testing for quality of CBD products: I-Team Tests CBD Products, But Finds Results Alarming The I-Team’s producer went online and undercover to local storefronts to purchase a variety of CBD products. The I-Team tested threeRead More →

New Cannabis Research Center to explore environmental, social impacts of legalization

From Berkeley News: UC Berkeley’s new Cannabis Research Center, announced today by a multidisciplinary team of faculty, will explore how cannabis production impacts the environment and society, and how these impacts will evolve under new regulations set in place by legalization. While other research groups in the University of CaliforniaRead More →

Cannabis Research Forum

CBD oil is finding its way in a growing number of cosmetic and beauty products. However, concerns remain regarding consistency of quality of the CBD oil components. According to a recent article in The Guardian, effective guidelines for quality are needed in light of claims often associated with using CBD-infusedRead More →

Pesticide Contamination a Growing Concern for Cannabis Producers

As cannabis use gains greater acceptance throughout the world — including for use in healthcare and other care settings — it’s more important than ever to establish more comprehensively uniform standards for preventing contaminants — including pesticides and herbicides — from entering into the crops being produced for use inRead More →