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CBD in e-liquids: a guide for the EU

20th September 2019

Austria
Belgium
Bulgaria
Croatia
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark
EU
Europe
France
Germany
Greece
Ireland
Italy
Latvia
Lithuania
Luxemburg
Malta
Netherlands
Norway
Poland
Portugal
Romania
Slovakia
Slovenia
Spain
Sweden
United Kingdom
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

CBD for vaping is not as cut-and-dried as you might hope, despite vaping products having a clear regulatory regime in Europe. CBD-Intel looks at the different rules for CBD and vaping across the EU.

Botanic Lab and Deliveroo combine to create ‘CBD On Demand’ for parts of UK capital

20th September 2019

England
Europe
United Kingdom
Companies
Marketing and Retailing
Business briefing

CBD users in parts of London will have the chance to get cannabidiol soft drinks without leaving their homes after drinks company Botanic Lab announced a partnership with home delivery firm Deliveroo, creating what they have termed ‘CBD On Demand’.

Quebec plans to defy edibles and topicals legalisation in Canada

20th September 2019

Canada
North America
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing

As Canada prepares for the legalisation of cannabis edibles and topical creams this autumn, one province wants to restrict them. Quebec has served notice that it plans to adopt its own set of regulations banning cannabis-laced edibles that might appeal to youth.

Britain’s CBD market: understanding key brand and consumer trends

18th September 2019

Europe
United Kingdom
Companies
Market Research
Marketing and Retailing
Business briefing

CBD-Intel managing director Tim Phillips gave an informative presentation to visitors to the Hemp & CBD Expo in Birmingham, UK, on 15th September 2019.
The talk covered the UK market in general, plus the results of CBD-Intel’s UK manufacturer/brand survey; this looks at consumer factors when buying CBD, CBD dosage, consumer spend by product type and much more.

Regulatory tracker: current proposed US regulation of CBD (beta)

17th September 2019

North America
United States
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory trackers

Welcome to the beta CBD-Intel US Regulatory tracker, updated each month. Within this interactive map gain insight into the proposed bills for all of the US states (excl. Hawaii). This map focuses exclusively on state law; federal, local and enacted laws are not considered, however for more information see our regulatory reports, or use our advanced search to select specific areas of […]

CBD-Intel regulatory news in brief, 10th-16th September

16th September 2019

Asia
Austria
EU
Europe
Germany
Hawaii
India
Israel
Italy
Louisiana
Myanmar
North America
Switzerland
United States
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing

Regulatory developments from the US, EU, Germany, Italy, India, Israel and Myanmar – and news of an “illegal” incursion into Austria by undercover Swiss border guards

Regulatory tracker: current global regulation of CBD September 2019

13th September 2019

Afghanistan
Africa
Alabama
Alaska
Albania
Algeria
Andorra
Argentina
Arizona
Arkansas
Armenia
Armenia
Asia
Australasia
Australia
Austria
Bahrain
Bangladesh
Belarus
Belgium
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Brazil
Bulgaria
California
Cambodia
Canada
Chile
China
Colombia
Colorado
Connecticut
Croatia
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Delaware
Democratic Rep. of the Congo
Denmark
Ecuador
Egypt
England
Estonia
Ethiopia
EU
Europe
Finland
Florida
France
Georgia
Georgia
Germany
Greece
Hawaii
Honduras
Hong Kong
Hungary
Iceland
Idaho
Illinois
India
Indiana
Indonesia
Iowa
Iran
Iraq
Ireland
Isle of Man
Israel
Italy
Japan
Kansas
Kazakhstan
Kentucky
Kenya
Kosovo
Kuwait
Kyrgyzstan
Latvia
Libya
Lithuania
Louisiana
Luxemburg
Macedonia
Maine
Malaysia
Malta
Maryland
Massachusetts
Mauritania
Mexico
Michigan
Middle East
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Moldova
Monaco
Montana
Montenegro
Morocco
Mozambique
Myanmar
Namibia
Nebraska
Nepal
Netherlands
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
New Zealand
Nigeria
North America
North Carolina
North Dakota
North Korea
Northern Ireland
Norway
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oman
Oregon
Pakistan
Pennsylvania
Peru
Philippines
Poland
Portugal
Qatar
Rhode Island
Romania
Russia
San Marino
Saudi Arabia
Scandinavia
Scotland
Serbia
Singapore
Slovakia
Slovenia
South Africa
South America
South Carolina
South Dakota
South Korea
Spain
Sri Lanka
Sudan
Sweden
Switzerland
Syria
Taiwan
Tanzania
Tennessee
Texas
Thailand
Tunisia
Turkey
Uganda
Ukraine
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
United States
Uruguay
Utah
Uzbekistan
Vatican City
Venezuela
Vermont
Vietnam
Virginia
Wales
Washington
Washington D.C.
West Virginia
Wisconsin
World
Wyoming
Yemen
Zimbabwe
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory trackers

Welcome to the CBD-Intel global regulatory tracker, updated each month. Use the tabs at the top of the map to select a specific regulatory field. Clicking on an individual country will bring up much more detail in the panel below, including links to legislation and CBD-Intel coverage of that market. As a further benefit to […]

Physical retailers offer wide variety: Italy market report

12th September 2019

Europe
Italy
Market Research
Marketing and Retailing
Market reports

In spite of a controversial situation regarding the legal status of CBD in Italy, a large variety of CBD products were found in offline channels in major Italian cities

Hemp banned but enforcement mild: India regulatory report

11th September 2019

Asia
India
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

In our look at the regulatory picture in India we find that while CBD is regulated at a federal level, states also have their own rules and regulations with some more lenient than others

UK online retailer dashboard

11th September 2019

Europe
United Kingdom
Market Research
Marketing and Retailing
Pricing trackers

This easy-to-use database of UK online CBD retailers shows how many of them there are, split by retailer category type, plus the brands and product types that each website stocks

Washington State regulatory snapshot, September 2019

10th September 2019

North America
United States
Washington
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

Hemp may be legally grown, processed, possessed, transferred, sold, and traded in Washington State. This report provides further details of the regulations

Oregon regulatory snapshot, September 2019

10th September 2019

North America
Oregon
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

This report outlines the regulations around permits, import and export, and processing of CBD in Oregon

CBD-Intel business news in brief

10th September 2019

Asia
Canada
China
Colorado
Czech Republic
EU
Europe
Germany
North America
Oregon
Slovakia
Spain
United Kingdom
United States
Companies
Marketing and Retailing
Business briefing

From US over-production to European and Chinese expansion plans, via CBD toothpicks, sports star promotions and threatened job losses

CBD regulatory news in brief, 3rd – 9th September

9th September 2019

Asia
Australasia
Australia
Belgium
Europe
Germany
Ireland
Myanmar
Sweden
Thailand
Companies
Market Research
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing

South Dakota governor Kristi Noem has explained why she continues to oppose hemp legalisation in the state; Flanders in Belgium is seeing enforcement action against CBD shops because of CBD oils and teas; Australian state Victoria may yet see hemp farming legalised as attitudes appear to be softening; and much more…

California hemp bill delays legalisation of foods, beverages and cosmetics with hemp-based CBD

9th September 2019

California
North America
United States
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing

The launch of many CBD-containing foods, beverages and cosmetics in California has been delayed further as a bill legalising their sale is now not expected to pass before the end of the legislative session, which ends on on 13th September

Curaleaf takes action on FDA complaint over health claims

5th September 2019

North America
United States
Marketing and Retailing
Regulation and Legislation
Business briefing

Curaleaf, a US-based vendor of CBD products with a presence in 12 states, has responded to warnings made by the FDA about its marketing of CBD products

Tennessee regulatory snapshot, September 2019

4th September 2019

North America
Tennessee
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

A hemp licence is required to possess or grow “rooted hemp” in the US state of Tennessee, and import and export is generally allowed subject to meeting requirements

Virginia regulatory snapshot, September 2019

3rd September 2019

North America
United States
Virginia
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

Virginian law differentiates between dealer, grower, processor, and a person who buys industrial hemp for personal use or retail sale in the state – all of which is legal in Virginia

CBD-Intel regulatory news in brief, 27th August-2nd September

2nd September 2019

Africa
Canada
Czech Republic
Europe
Ireland
Mexico
North America
Portugal
South Africa
United States
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing

Americans for Safe Access has issued the Patient’s Guide to CBD, Ireland sees increase in hemping-growing licence applications, and over 6000 plants have been seized in Portugal

CBD-Intel business news in brief, 24th-31st August

2nd September 2019

Africa
Canada
Europe
Hawaii
Lesotho
Mozambique
Namibia
New York
North America
South Africa
Uganda
United Kingdom
United States
Zimbabwe
Companies
Marketing and Retailing
Technology and Innovation
Business briefing

Information from the US, the UK, Canada and Africa, including how more than half of the hemp crops planted in Hawaii have had to be destroyed due to THC content being over the permitted levels

South Carolina regulatory snapshot, August 2019

30th August 2019

North America
South Carolina
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

Our latest updates on the regulations regarding South Carolina’s laws around growing, processing and import and export of CBD products can be found here

Georgia regulatory snapshot, August 2019

30th August 2019

Georgia
North America
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

CBD end-products with no more than 0.3% THC are within the regulations of the law in Georgia, providing they are not added to foodstuff. This report provides details

CBD drug Epidyolex looks unlikely to get a NICE answer in the UK

29th August 2019

Europe
United Kingdom
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing

The panel largely responsible for recommending which drugs the UK’s National Health Service (NHS) should provide may discourage use of the CBD-based drug Epidyolex