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Fire and cannabis
Heavy smoke has blanketed the skies in the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area, threatening cannabis crops and public health.
CannaCraft, Red Cross
A Northern California cannabis company has become the headquarters of the American Red Cross' relief efforts for tens of thousands of evacuees fleeing historic wildfires.
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Project CBD responds to the Food and Drug Administration's call for statements on the use of CBD.
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Project CBD critiques California’s proposed regulations for cannabis testing regarding pesticides, heavy metals, and solvents and makes recommendations for amending them.
Lack of pesticides regulation in the cannabis industry
Two common pesticides used on cannabis highlight the inconsistency of current pesticide regulations. Learn why it is paramount to study the health effects of heating pesticides.​
How will botanical CBD be regulated when cannabidiol is approved as a pharmaceutical?
Which growing method produces better cannabis—sungrown, indoors, or greenhouse? Here is a breakdown of the pros and cons.
Doctor writing
The Society of Cannabis Clinicians calls for more sensible policies towards cannabis, including research collaboration with doctors and medical cannabis dispensaries.
DEA, CBD, Schedule 1
In December of 2016, the DEA announced that it is implementing new rules that may portend a crackdown on CBD oil products. Educate yourself.
Photograph of a kratom leaf on a yellow background.
Why are the FDA and DEA trying to block people's access to kratom by making it a Schedule 1 drug?

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