Category: CBD News

  • Spotlight on Essentia Pura, Europe’s Premier CBD Wholesaler

    Spotlight on Essentia Pura, Europe’s Premier CBD Wholesaler

    Founded in 2019, Essentia Pura is a wholesale CBD manufacturing and supply company based out of Europe. Though they also work in medicinal herbs and spices, which are extracted from their native plants using the same process as Essentia Pura’s CBD products (supercritical CO2 – more on that below), the company largely specializes in a […]

  • New Cannabis Act to Allow CBD as Dietary Supplement

    New Cannabis Act to Allow CBD as Dietary Supplement

    Here’s the latest CBD News:  Legislation proposed by Senator Chuck Schumer would federally legalize cannabis and regulate CBD as a dietary supplement. A University of Arizona study found that terpenes in cannabis plants can mirror the effects of cannabinoids in mice.  Biotech developer Catalent, Inc. and JOS Pharmaceuticals will team up to develop and test […]

  • Study: Year-Over-Year CBD Prices Have Dropped

    Study: Year-Over-Year CBD Prices Have Dropped

    Here’s the latest CBD news: A recent Leafreport investigation points to lower, but extremely varied prices across CBD brands. A weight loss product made with cannabinoid precursors called “varin compounds” was found to stimulate weight loss in 100 of 100 trial participants. Drug developer Receptor Life Sciences has been given clearance by the FDA to […]

  • CBD News Roundup: Congress Approves CBD Regulation Amendment

    CBD News Roundup: Congress Approves CBD Regulation Amendment

    Here’s the latest CBD news: A bill introduced by Congressman Kurt Schrader (D-OR) to regulate cannabidiol was approved. Dosage consistency and potency are both improved in CBD beverages made with proprietary technology from Pressure Biosciences. A CBD product developed by Lexaria Bioscience Corp. lowered blood pressure among trial participants to a statistically significant degree and […]

  • Radicle Science Kicks Off Large, Cross-Brand CBD Study

    Radicle Science Kicks Off Large, Cross-Brand CBD Study

    Here’s the latest CBD news: Healthtech specialists Radical Science will study health and wellness effects of products from 13 CBD brands. Kentucky-based Cornbread Hemp is calling out brands who source CBD from outside the flower. A new study shows near-identical pharmacological effects of synthetic versus natural CBD.  Table of Contents Radicle Science Kicks Off Large, […]

  • Five CBD Launches Sour Gummies Amidst Redesign

    Five CBD Launches Sour Gummies Amidst Redesign

    Here’s the latest CBD news: Five CBD has revamped their packaging design and unveiled a new sour CBD gummy. Charlotte’s Web’s new dietary ingredient (NDI) notification for their full-spectrum hemp extract is denied by the FDA. A new study finds that CBD can offset some of the adverse effects of non-CBD epilepsy medications. Table of […]

  • USA CBD Expo Is Heading To Chicago

    USA CBD Expo Is Heading To Chicago

    The largest CBD and hemp event in the Americas, USA CBD Expo, is gearing up for its next show in Chicago. After their “post-pandemic” return in April of this year, when USA CBD Expo kicked off a successful show in Atlanta, they’re confident they can do it again in one of the nation’s more cannabis-friendly […]

  • Study: CBD Reduces ‘Emotional Exhaustion and Burnout’

    Study: CBD Reduces ‘Emotional Exhaustion and Burnout’

    Here’s the latest CBD News: In a new clinical trial, CBD reduced signs of emotional exhaustion and burnout in frontline workers treating COVID-19 patients. Green Roads CBD can now distribute products In japan, thanks to third-party distribution deal CBD industry frontrunner Balanced Health Botanicals has been acquired by Village Farms International for $75 million.  Table […]

  • Meet the National Hemp Association

    Meet the National Hemp Association

    The National Hemp Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to progressing the state of industrial hemp cultivation and processing in the United States. Established in 2011, the NHA was originally a statewide organization only (Colorado), eventually branching out to become a national organization in 2013. In service of their mission to expand and legitimize industrial […]

  • FDA Approves Application for New CBD Therapy

    FDA Approves Application for New CBD Therapy

    Here’s the latest CBD news: CardiolRX, a CBD-based drug developed to help with heart problems with or without COVID-19 complications, has had their Investigational New Drug application (IND) approved by the FDA. Epidiolex has been approved by the FDA to treat a third condition characterized by seizures called tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC).  Clinical oncologists surveyed […]