The 420 Area Code News and Updates

New law recognizes hemp-derived products as foods, dietary supplements, and cosmetics

American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) has published an update to its Guidance on California Proposition 65 and Hemp Products to recognize the impact of the passage of California AB 45 Industrial hemp products, which was signed into law by Governor Gavin Newsom on Oct. 6, 2021.

How to Select the Right CBD Product

In June 2018, the FDA gave its blessing to Epidiolex, and soon after, Congress passed the Farm Bill, which removed cannabis containing less than 0.3% THC from the definition of marijuana. So, CBD is legal…right? Well kind of.

Q&A with Len May

Len May brings more than 25 years of cannabis and genomics experience to Endocanna Health. A pioneer in the medical cannabis industry, May has been instrumental in shaping the current legislation and culture. He...

Q&A with Nicole Brown

Nicole Brown serves as Chief Innovation Officer for Open Book Extracts (OBX), an ingredient manufacturer and product development house focused on cannabinoid-enabled health and wellness, located in North Carolina.

Q&A with Dahlia Mertens

Dahlia Mertens, founder and CEO of Mary Jane’s Medicinals, one of the leading cannabis topicals companies in the U.S., discusses the early days of topical cannabis products, the CBD bubble, and how she’s striving to improve people’s lives.