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What is Dilution? What Does It Have to Do With CBD?

Some CBD manufacturers and formulators use dilution to lower the THC concentration of their oils to be compliant with the law. Read why...
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Mislabeled CBD Products

Many CBD products on the market today are mislabeled, tricking consumers into buying low quality products. Make sure to purchase from a trusted manufacturer with...
Is THCV Psychoactive?

Is THCV Psychoactive?

THCV does have a psychoactive effect on humans, but not in the same way as THC. Detailed research in humans has never been conducted and is clearly needed. It is difficult to...

6 Lessons for CBD Processors and Manufacturers

During a presentation at MjBizCon 2018, Dr. Sharma shared six lessons that processors and manufacturers of CBD products should know from her...

How to Read a Certificate of Analysis (COA)?

A certificate of analysis provides transparency for consumers, giving a detailed profile of cannabinoids & their potency within manufactured CBD...

Phytoremediation: Hemp Absorbs Contaminants

Hemp has the ability to extract heavy metals and pollutants from soil. After storing the contaminants, the plant material can be removed and used to...

Why Bioavailability Matters for CBD?

The bioavailability of CBD determines the amount of CBD absorbed effectively into the bloodstream. Oral consumption, the most common way...

Beyond THC & CBD

There are dozens of cannabinoids in hemp extracts beyond the well known CBD and THC. Learn about what CBG, CBN, CBC, and THCA are and how they contribute to the effects of full...

What is the Endocannabinoid System?

A biological system in our bodies named after cannabis. The Endocannabinoid System (ECS) is a regulatory system found in all...

What is Industrial Hemp?

Hemp, the variant of cannabis containing high CBD and low THC, is grown on a large scale for use as raw material or as an agricultural product. It is said to have over 25,000 uses.
Does CBD Convert to THC in the Body

Does CBD Convert to THC in the Body?

There are no known enzymes in humans that can perform the transformation of CBD into THC. Research in human and animal...
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What are Terpenes?

Terpenes are hydrocarbon molecules which are found in all plants. They have a 5 carbon base, many of which have 10, 15, or more carbons, making them a very diverse and large class...