Cannabidiol News Feb 6 2019
A side note… The note on the bathroom door… No pay no pee. CBD water? good to go
They were not serving Starbucks coffee.
A US $255 million deal to convert sugar into cannabis-chemicals is opening the door to an era of pot without plants.
Now it plans to use that fermentation technology to convert sugarcane syrup into the active ingredients found in marijuana, the California-based company said in a statement Tuesday. Those ingredients can be used in consumer products ranging from beverages to skin creams and deodorant.
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Environmental health inspectors began informing businesses last week that they must remove all foods, tinctures and capsules from their shelves that contain the non-psychoactive chemical compound found in the cannabis plant. The Maine Department of Health and Human Services has determined CBD is an unapproved food additive that federal authorities do not recognize as safe.
hemp-based supercapacitors outperformed graphene supercapacitors in energy storage by nearly 200%
“The current top-performing supercapacitors use graphene. However, in 2004, Dr. David Mitlin of Clarkson University and researchers at the National Institute for Nanotechnology (NINT), discovered that hemp-based supercapacitors outperformed graphene supercapacitors in energy storage by nearly 200%.”
Cyrus predicts there will be 30,000 to 40,000 acres of hemp grown across Oregon in 2019, and he cautioned against out-supplying the market and pushing down prices. So far, the co-op has 23 members signed up, representing about 400 acres. According to the Oregon Department of Agriculture, there are 75 registered hemp growers and 22 registered handlers in Jackson County, and 45 registered growers and 14 registered handlers in neighboring Josephine County in southwest Oregon.
Industrial Hemp Industrial hemp is federally defined in the Agricultural Act of 2014 as “the plant Cannabis sativa L. and any part of such plant, whether growing or not, with a delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) concentration of not more than 0.3% on a dry weight basis.” However, industrial hemp also produces CBD.
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Twenty farmers received permits to grow industrial hemp in South Carolina in 2017-2018, as part of the pilot program.
Joe Wilkes, of Fairfield County, is one of 40 farmers who received permits to grow hemp in 2019. He said he sees growing hemp as a way to provide income for local people.
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