This unique series will take place during 2021, leveraging the expertise of these industry-leading publications and delivering insight and best practices on critical issues such as cultivation, extraction, processing, testing, third-party certifications, and much more.
Quality control is a crucial problem in the hemp cannabidiol (CBD) market. The quality gap is widening as more products enter the space. Government regulators, industry critics, and responsible market players understand many products in the market are failing to meet label claims. As competition grows in the CBD market, and as industry scrutiny increases, responsible companies must stand out by ensuring they employ industry best practices for putting credible, high-quality products on the shelf.
The first webcast, “Controlling THC Content,” kicks off on Tuesday, March 16, 2021, at 3 p.m. EDT/2 p.m. CDT/12 p.m. PDT. During this session, hemp cultivation experts will explore the best practices and methods for controlling tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) content. Experts will also provide an update on the legal landscape and challenges facing the industry.
CBD: The Road to Quality webcast series programs and dates are as follows:
- Chapter 2: “Extraction and Processing Excellence” (May 2021).
- Chapter 3: “Testing: Methods, Requirements, and Best Practices” (July 2021).
- Chapter 4: “How to Choose the Right Testing Lab” (September 2021).
- Chapter 5: “Meeting Label Claims and the Role of Certification” (November 2021).
Details on upcoming sessions will be announced in the next few months.
“Delivering direct access to trusted scientific news that is relevant and practical is key to our mission at MJH,” said Mike Hennessy Jr., president and CEO of MJH Life Sciences™, the parent company of Cannabis Science and Technology® and Nutritional Outlook®. “Together, with the expertise of Cannabis Science and Technology® and Nutritional Outlook®, we can provide those making and selling CBD products with the tools they need to ensure the quality of their products. Join us as we tap into the expertise of the CBD industry’s leading players and advisers.”
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About Cannabis Science and Technology®
Cannabis Science and Technology® is a multimedia platform that focuses on educating the legal cannabis industry about the science and technology of analytical testing, quality control, extraction and cultivation. The magazine is accompanied by an online component that provides relevant information and tutorials for all members of the cannabis industry.
About Nutritional Outlook®
Nutritional Outlook® is the industry’s No. 1 resource for news and insights on dietary supplements, healthy foods and beverages. An award-winning business-to-business resource, Nutritional Outlook® provides manufacturers with the nutrition and healthy ingredient news they need to get their business done right.