A report on the findings from the initial field evaluation of a molecular DNA-based assay to distinguish the categories of fiber hemp, resin hemp, and THC cannabis based on genetics.
Regulations and Regulatory Issues
The U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, Sonny Perdue, announced the establishment of the U.S. Domestic Hemp Production Program on October 29, 2019.
A number of causes of hemp testing insanity are documented such as different states using different THC measures to determine legality, lack of representative sampling, and more.
A review of the expert strategies and resources to streamline the laboratory accreditation process.
An explanation on the theory and measurement of water activity, its mode of action for microbial control, existing water activity regulations for cannabis, and more.
What changes need to be adopted in our industry to make the transition to the pharmaceutical industry testing paradigm?
Enterprise resource planning (ERP) helps provide control and visibility to critical cannabis business management issues, such as data, inventory, quality, and traceability. The author explains how it works.
Three former and current state regulators discuss their collaborative work in the cannabis industry.
Where does cannabidiol’s (CBD) legal status stand following the 2018 Farm Bill? One attorney looks at common misperceptions.
An outline of some of the current major challenges for both regulators and laboratories regarding the microbial testing of cannabis products.