Members of the industry group will be able to offer up their own CBD products for safety tests, which will range from contaminant analysis to experimental rodent studies.
In an open letter to the country’s home secretary, Hannah Deacon highlights how medical cannabis remains largely unavailable to patients via the National Health Service.
Since the start of May this year, the state department has added nine pesticide products to the list, which now exceeds 400 compounds.
The registry aims to collect and analyze clinical information from patients taking medical cannabis treatments in the UK for all recognized eligible conditions.
Written by some of the country’s top drug science and policy researchers, the review puts forward a number of ‘next steps’ for the country to consider pursuing in order to better support prospective medical cannabis patients in the UK.
Initially scheduled to begin in September, the need to tackle the coronavirus pandemic means that the medical cannabis program will be postponed until January 2021 at the latest.
A Hawaii News Now investigation found that many of the cartridges would be banned in other US states for failing to meet safety standards.
Sales of recreational marijuana in the United States have nearly resumed pre-pandemic levels, according to the cannabis market research firm BDSA.