Is hemp-derived CBD safe for consumers?
The World Health Organization shares that, “In humans, CBD exhibits no effects indicative of any abuse or dependence potential…. To date, there is no evidence of public health related problems associated with the use of pure CBD.” The possible danger lies in improperly tested plant matter that may contain heavy metals and pesticides.
How is hemp-derived CBD defined?
The 2014 Farm Bill state that, “hemp-derived CBD do not exceed 0.3% THC in any part of the plant in any stage up to finished product.”
When is hemp-derived CBD considered marijuana?
Hemp-derived CBD is considered marijuana under federal law when the total THC levels exceed .3%.
What is included in the total tetrahydrocannabinol result?
According to the USDA, they share that the total tetrahydrocannabinol is inclusive of all of the following; isomers, acids, salts, and salts of isomers of tetrahydrocannabinols.
Is hemp-derived CBD legal in my state?
The 2014 Farm Bill recognizes legal hemp-derived CBD as long as it does not exceed .3% THC.
The DEA still considers CBD a schedule one drug.
Each state has the possibility to implement its own hemp program and adhere to it, more information about your specific state can be found at Green Roads World
Is hemp-derived CBD legal in all 50 states?
Yes, hemp-derived CBD is legal in all 50 states not exceeding .3% THC.
What requirement tests are performed and available to the state, businesses and consumers for hemp?
Hemp-derived CBD products should include COA's regardless of what state it originates from
What is a COA?
COA stands for Certificate of Analysis which is review of potency of the cannabinoids.
Does CBD get you high?
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