A US company is voluntarily recalling a swathe of hemp tincture products, intended for dog, cat, and human consumption, after the Florida Department of Health tested some samples and found dangerous levels of lead.
The review has paused over 50 applications from CBD companies hoping to acquire a “novel food” status for their products.
Up until Green Peaks’ approval, any medical cannabis sold in Rhode Island dispensaries had either been tested by growers, by the dispensaries, or by unlicensed, private labs.
The Colorado Department of Agriculture has once again expanded its list of pesticides approved for use on cannabis crops.
The study found that these claims were more common in US states that listed opioid use disorder as a qualifying condition for medical cannabis.
Before the 'reefer-endum' arrives, the country's legalization bill could still benefit from a few edits, say leading addiction researchers.
To help decide what to do with the impounded products, state authorities are welcoming input from the public until July 15.