Leaders in Infused Products Manufacturing: Part 4 {$excerpt:n} Cannabis infused products manufacturing is quickly becoming a massive new market. With companies producing everything from gummies to lotions, there is a lot of room for growth as consumer data is showing a larger shift away from smokable products to ingestible or infused products. This is the…

Evidence for Cancer “Committing Suicide By Eating Itself” After Exposure to Cannabis {$excerpt:n} .fusion-fullwidth-1 { padding-left: px !important; padding-right: px !important; } The American Association for Cancer Research presented the results of a study carried out at Harvard University in 2007 and this still remains the most comprehensive ever realised on THC’s potential to…

Fly with Cannabis – Which Countries Let You Do It {$excerpt:n}   Different ways to be legal Not only does every country have its own laws regarding the use, possession, sale, cultivation, and import/export of cannabis, but often these categories too can be broken down further into medical legalizations, recreational legalizations, and even religious…

NCIA Publishes Environmental Sustainability Recommendations {$excerpt:n} Earlier this week, the National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) published its recommendations for improving environmental sustainability in the cannabis industry. The report, titled Environmental Sustainability in the Cannabis Industry: Impacts, Best Management Practices, and Policy Considerations, was developed by their Policy Council along with experts in the field of…

Leaders in Infused Products Manufacturing: Part 3 {$excerpt:n} Cannabis infused products manufacturing is quickly becoming a massive new market. With companies producing everything from gummies to lotions, there is a lot of room for growth as consumer data is showing a larger shift away from smokable products to ingestible or infused products. This is the…

EU youth drinking less, swapping tobacco for cannabis: study {$excerpt:n} Young Europeans are drinking less alcohol and also smoking less—but are increasingly dabbling with cannabis, a continent-wide study showed Thursday. “Smoking and drinking among 15-16-year-old school students are showing signs of decline, but there are concerns over potentially risky cannabis use and the challenges…

Being an American Cannabis Entrepreneur in Europe {$excerpt:n} I have heard everything from “No one in their right mind would spend the energy in Europe when the U.S. has the most developed infrastructure in the world and $13 billion in sales” to “Is it even legal there?”. And yes, when you come from the West…

Trichome Analytical Accredited, DEA-Registered {$excerpt:n} In a press release sent out this week, Trichome Analytical, based in Mount Laurel, New Jersey, announced two new developments for their business: They have achieved ISO 17025:2017 accreditation and they are officially registered with the DEA for hemp compliance testing. The press release also mentions their collaboration with Shimadzu,…

Spotlight on Aster Farms {$excerpt:n} The Brand Marketing Byte showcases highlights from Pioneer Intelligence’s Cannabis Brand Marketing Snapshots, featuring data-led case studies covering marketing and business development activities of U.S. licensed cannabis companies. Here is a data-led, shallow dive on Aster Farms: Aster Farms is based in Lake County, California and operates with an ethos of environmental…

Shimadzu Announces Partnership with Missouri Lab {$excerpt:n} In a press release published last week, Shimadzu Scientific Instruments announced a partnership with MoCann Testing, a division of EKG Labs. MoCann Testing is the first state-certified medical cannabis testing lab in Missori. It sounds like the partnership involves Shimadzu supplying MoCann with instruments and supporting their testing…