Consumer Safety Alert: Hemp Products Recall Announced by the FDA

The FDA announced a recall press release on June 23rd regarding elevated heavy metals (lead) in dozens of hemp cbd products made for the consumption of humans and pets. The company MHR Brands, and its subsidiary InHe Manufacturing, LLC, were notified by the Florida Department of Health about the lead contamination. In response, the brand investigated the contamination and discovered the graduated droppers, provided by a third party to be the culprit.   According to the...

Is CBD Regulated?

CBD Regulation: An Introduction The phytocannabinoid, CBD, short for cannabidiol, is popularly consumed for its therapeutic qualities, non-psychoactive/euphoric effects, and ease of accessibility. There are two aspects to CBD regulation since CBD can be sourced two ways, from cannabis plant or hemp. CBD derived from cannabis is regulated by the State...