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Fifteen Company Consortium For Europe’s Largest – £1m – CBD Toxicity Trial

EUROPE’S largest ever trial designed to establish the safety of CBD products has been announced with 15...

UK Regulators Confirm Key Testing Guideline For CBD Safety Studies

FOLLOWING days of uncertainty food regulators have today clarified their position on the path to compliance for...

Leading Hemp Group Submits Novel Food Application Anticipating French Court Case Will Secure Europe’s CBD Future

THE European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA) has submitted its first Novel Food application in anticipation of a...

British Hemp Alliance Manifesto Welcomed By Leading UK Cabinet Member

AFTER a brief exchange of pleasantries with Cabinet enforcer Michael Gove CBD business owner Mandy Tusz cut...

UK Financial Regulator Outlines Route To Market For Cannabis Firms

EXPECT to see a significant uptick in market flotations of domestic and global medical cannabis companies after...
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The ‘Stars Are Aligned’: It’s Time For The Eco-Friendly Hemp Plant To Shine

JAMIE Bartley first discovered the wonders of the hemp plant while investigating its potential to assist brownfield...

EXCLUSIVE: £30m Plans Unveiled For UK’s First Hemp Processing Factory

EXCITING £30m plans to create a state-of the art processing plant in the East Midlands could be...

‘Big Pharma’ And ‘Black Market’ Fears In Wake Of Europe’s ‘Narcotic’ CBD Call

EUROPEAN trade groups have condemned the European Commission’s decision to classify CBD a narcotic and are fighting...

EXCLUSIVE: Europe Still Processing Over Two Dozen CBD Novel Food Applications

EUROPEAN regulators are still processing over two...

Survey Finds Many UK CBD Firms Reluctant To Comply With New Regulations

A MEMBER survey of Europe’s largest hemp...

Free Learning Tickets And BusinessCann Discounts on Premium Tickets For This Year’s GCI Europe Summit

THE annual GCI Europe Summit, which is taking place on-line this year, offers the opportunity to connect...

When Is The Best Time – And With Whom – To Launch The Required Toxicology Tests For A UK CBD Novel Food Pass?

FOOD regulators have unveiled further key details for CBD businesses looking to operate in the UK post-Brexit.

Europe’s CBD U-Turn Set To Cause Widespread Harm To Businesses And Consumers

CONFIRMATION that the European Union is looking to treat CBD as a narcotic drug have rocked the...
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Fifteen Company Consortium For Europe’s Largest – £1m – CBD Toxicity Trial

EUROPE’S largest ever trial designed to establish the safety of CBD products has been announced with 15 participating companies. The trial, which has been organised by the Association for...

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It’s Time To ‘Open Cannabis’ Prescriptions To NHS Patients

Alex Fraser, Patient Access Lead with Grow Pharma, on the recently-launched 'Open Cannabis' campaign THE truth is there are a huge number of patients with chronic pain and...

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Survey Finds Many UK CBD Firms Reluctant To Comply With New Regulations

A MEMBER survey of Europe’s largest hemp and CBD trade group shows there is still has some way to travel to ensure market compliance in time for next year’s Novel Food deadline.

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Markets: UK’s Love Hemp Creating Dozens Of New Jobs, Zoetic International, Demecan, Aurora et al…

FAST-GROWING UK CBD brand Love Hemp is increasing its workforce by over 50% as it prepares to move into new premises on the back of record sales. The business...

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From A Women’s Refuge to Cannabis CEO

FROM a women's refuge to having her...
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Alphagreen Ready For The Challenge Of Amazon In CBD And Wellness Markets

FAST-GROWING online CBD and alternative healthcare marketplace Alphagreen.io believes its brand is now strong enough to compete with the likes of Amazon. The UK-based company recently secured £500,000 in...

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TV Chocolate Champ Cooks-Up CBD Range

A WORLD-LEADING chocolate expert has joined forces with a confectionery maker to launch a new range of ‘naughty but nice’ sweet treats featuring CBD oil. TV star Andy Baxendale...

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Not One Medicinal Cannabis Trial Launched By NHS Since Law Change

A LACK of clinical evidence is a key reason the National Health Service offers for the paucity of...

UK Medicinal Cannabis Impasse – ‘Companies Won’t Invest In Clinical Trials; Medics Only Want Clinical Trials’

A WORLD-LEADING cannabis professor says the UK is caught in a depressing Catch-22 with companies unwilling to...

Grow Pharma Signs Partnership Deal With Australia’s Althea – Boosting UK Medical Cannabis Range by 20%

UK MEDICAL cannabis distributor Grow Pharma has boosted its patient product range by 20% after striking a...

UK Medicinal Cannabis – A Painful Journey For Millions

THE typical patient at Sapphire Medical Clinics is a 65-year-old lady using cannabis medicine for chronic pain.

More Than 20 Private Medicinal Cannabis Clinics Set To Fill Gap Left By NHS

A SHORTAGE of National Health Service prescriptions is boosting the growth of the private sector with over...

German Medical Cannabis Patients To Top One Million

A REPORT into the German medical cannabis market estimates the number of patients totalled over 60,000 in...

Maltese Medical Cannabis To Boost Exports

THE Maltese approach to cannabis is set to see its total value of exports increase by 30%. Malta decriminalised cannabis in...
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Hemp Space Trial Is Out Of This World

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CREATING standardised medicine is the gold standard for the cannabis industry but...

European Cannabis THC Levels Have Doubled In 10 years

THC levels in European cannabis have more than doubled in a decade...

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Legal UK Cannabis Industry Mapped Out For First Time – And Poised For Rapid Change

SOME say it's journalists who sketch history’s initial draft but this attempt to map-out the UK’s cannabis ecosystem by Hanway Associates is...

Lack Of CBD Safety Data Threatens Future Of Whole UK Industry

ONE of the CBD industry’s leading figures fears it may not exist come April next year unless it is able to secure...

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‘Big Pharma’ And ‘Black Market’ Fears In Wake Of Europe’s ‘Narcotic’ CBD Call

EUROPEAN trade groups have condemned the European Commission’s decision to classify CBD a narcotic and are fighting back to overturn it.

Can New Irish Government Deliver On Medicinal Cannabis? One-Year-Old Scheme Currently Has No Patients

IN June last year the Irish Government signed-off on its five-year medicinal cannabis programme - but no patients have yet been enrolled.
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Fifteen Company Consortium For Europe’s Largest – £1m – CBD Toxicity Trial

EUROPE’S largest ever trial designed to establish...

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FOLLOWING days of uncertainty food regulators have...

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