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Despite frequent (and accurate) media characterizations of the CBD industry as the new, unregulated “wild west,” it would appear that the American public is not getting the picture. According to a new survey, conducted by the US-based Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA), many Americans believe that CBD products are being regulated

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The green rush is on. And according to Hemp Business Daily’s newly released 2019 Hemp & CBD Industry Factbook, retail sales of CBD may surpass $10 billion by 2024. According to those projections, the combination of consumer demand and easy access to CBD products may drive sales to about $1.1

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CBD News

Vaping continued to be big news this week, with spiked CBD e-pens taking center stage. The Associated Press published the findings of their own investigation into spiked CBD, after commissioning lab testing of 30 brands of CBD vape products. The investigation comes in the wake of several cases of consumers

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CBD News

At this week’s National Industrial Hemp Council’s 2019 Hemp Business Summit, FDA Principal Associate Commissioner for Policy Lowell Schiller gave insight into the FDA’s current stance on CBD. Schiller reiterated that the FDA retains regulatory authority over hemp-derived products, and that companies are not permitted to introduce CBD into the

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CBD News

Stock prices for Curaleaf, a major CBD brand, fell this week after the FDA sent the company a warning letter for “illegally selling unapproved products containing cannabidiol (CBD) online with unsubstantiated claims that the products treat cancer, Alzheimer’s disease, opioid withdrawal, pain and pet anxiety, among other conditions or diseases.”

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CBD News

Last Friday, FDA Acting Chief Information Officer Amy Abernethy said that the agency is accelerating its rule-making process for CBD.

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CBD News

Over the last week, the Food and Drug Administration has updated CBD customers and stakeholders on where things currently stand for CBD regulation after the public hearings that took place on May 31st.

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CBD News

If you keep your ear to the ground for CBD news, you probably heard about last Friday’s FDA hearing on CBD. The hearing, titled “Scientific Data and Information About Products Containing Cannabis or Cannabis-Derived Compounds” gave over a hundred speakers the opportunity to air their thoughts on the future of

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CBD News

Probably the biggest headline in CBD news this week went to the TSA’s about-face on cannabis products being carried onto airplanes in the U.S.

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CBD News

If you have tried everything — from sublingual drops to CBD-infused seltzer — and you haven’t found quite the right CBD product for you, don’t despair. Creative entrepreneurs are coming up with new CBD products all the time.

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