Category: CBD

Hawaii Senate Committee Approves Edible Cannabis Products

Written By Sheena Beronio HONOLULU – The Hawaii State Senate committee gave the preliminary approval to the proposed bill that would authorize the commercialization of edible cannabis products for medical purposes perse. The bill, which still needs to be passed in the Legislature, will turn effective after several months, according to the Honolulu Star-Advertiser. Chairwoman […]

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The Two New Cannabinoids: THCP And CBDP

Written by Sheena Beronio Italian researchers from the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia or UniMore discovered a new cannabinoid that is said to be 30 times more potent than THC or tetrahydrocannabinol.  This new cannabinoid was dubbed as tetrohydrocannabiforol (Δ9-THCP). According to High Times, the group of researchers, “isolated it along with a corresponding […]

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Cannabis Amnesty Boxes Now In Chicago Airports

Two Chicago airports, O’Hare International Airport and Midway Airport, have set up “Cannabis Amnesty Boxes” for travelers to dispose of their recreational marijuana and other related cannabis products before hopping on their flights. Each of the Cannabis Amnesty Boxes, which were placed in both airports last week to be consistent with the Jan. 1 legalization of marijuana in […]

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Peru Effectively Launches Its Medical Marijuana Program

Written by Sheena Beronio Peru – The government of Peru finally launched its medical marijuana program. Included in the program are the published regulations on the production and distribution side of the medical cannabis industry. Finally, companies concerned with cannabis can start applying for full operation licenses. Available licenses The cannabis business license under the […]

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Brazil Approves Medical Cannabis in Pharmacies

Written by Sheena Beronio SÃO PAULO, Brazil – Brazil approved the inclusion of cannabis-based medicinal products in pharmacies on December 3. These cannabis-based medicinal products are available only to people with prescriptions.  The new law will allow more than 0.2% of THC or tetrahydrocannabinol concentration in the mixture. The 0.2% THC allowance is only accessible […]

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Trinidad and Tobago’s Medical Cannabis Law Advances

Written by Sheena Beronio The proposed Cannabis Control Bill in Trinidad and Tobago advanced to the parliamentary committee in December 2019. The proposed law’s advancement was secured after garnering the majority vote on the House of Representatives. The parliamentary committee is set to divulge the final decision about the Cannabis Control Bill by February 29, […]

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European Cannabis Regulations Set To Be Revised

Written by Sheena Beronio Besides the recent development of cannabis regulations in France and Luxembourg, how are the other countries in Europe doing concerning European cannabis regulations? According to Dentons law firm’s Peter Homberg, the cannabis regulation across Europe is in the process of fine-tuning. Along with that, Europe is also in the process of […]

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Italy Legalizes Cannabis Grows

Written by Sheena Beronio As per Reuters, Italy approves cannabis cultivation for its citizen’s personal use. This supreme court ruling faced polar opinions from political figures. While the liberals celebrate, the conservatives threatened to make an effort in canceling the recent decision. The ruling was made way back on December 19, but it was just […]

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