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Global Cannabis Partnership announces media partners

Logo: Global Cannabis Partnership (CNW Group/Civilized Worldwide Inc. (Civilized))

The Global Cannabis Partnership is developing a worldwide corporate social responsibility standard related to the production, marketing, sales, after-sales service and informed consumption of legal, adult-use recreational cannabis. Through their content, Civilized and Business of Cannabis will be reporting on the Partnership as well as promoting the principles of social …

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Lexaria Technology Brings “Fast-Acting” to Nuka’s 1906 Cannabis Products with 10-Year Deal Consummating Proof-of-Concept Relationship

Lexaria Technology Brings "Fast-Acting" to Nuka’s 1906 Cannabis Products with 10-Year Deal Consummating Proof-of-Concept Relationship

KELOWNA, British Columbia, April 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NetworkWire — Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (OTCQX:LXRP) (CSE:LXX), an innovator in drug delivery platforms, today announced a major new licensing agreement with Nuka Enterprises LLC, maker of 1906 brand cannabis chocolates and other edible products. The deal renews Nuka’s DehydraTECH™ license …

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Cannabis waste costs charity thousands

Cannabis waste costs charity thousands

Image copyright Woodland Trust Image caption Rubbish related to the growing of cannabis is a huge eyesore, conservationists say Cannabis paraphernalia dumped in woodland is costing a charity thousands of pounds a year to clean up. The Woodland Trust recently organised clearances in Smithills Estate, Bolton and Sandybrook Wood, Preston. …

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World-first cannabis trial looks to treat insomnia

Credit: University of Western Australia In a world-first study, researchers at The University of Western Australia will examine the effect medicinal cannabis has on adults suffering from chronic insomnia. Around one in three Australians has regular difficulty getting to sleep or staying asleep and it is believed the sedation effect …

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Is Microdosing The Future Of Cannabis?

Is Microdosing The Future Of Cannabis?

Dispensaries are selling more low THC products and strains than ever before. As weed is legalized and becomes more mainstream, cannabis products seem to be getting “weaker” rather than stronger. This trend toward microdosing and low-THC products is, in part, to appeal to a wider audience of new and inexperienced …

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Cannabis investors flock to Vancouver conference

Cannabis investors flock to Vancouver conference

John Brecker was a co-founder at Longacre Fund Management Inc., which increased in size to have billions of dollars under management, and has since co-founded a new fund that has invested US$20 million in cannabis companies since March Millions of dollars for cannabis-related ventures will be up for grabs this …

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