Texas Hemp Company Gets Sued by Nike for Its “Just Hemp It” Slogan
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3d ago
Nike has officially filed a lawsuit against a hemp company from Texas for riffing off the sportswear’s famous phrase. The hemp company’s slogan is “Just Hemp It,” which is clearly a play on Nike’s trademarked saying. The company is Revive Farming Technologies. The owners initially filed a trademark application for “Just Hemp It” back in 2019. And although the company filled out the application and requested that the US Patent and Trademark Office give them exclusive rights to use this phrase on CBD vape carts, hemp clothing, paper products, and a variety of merch, the patent office never grant ..read more
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The FDA Says CBD Can’t Be Regulated Like Other Supplements
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3d ago
The US Federal Drug Administration said last Thursday that it won’t be regulating CBD as supplements — despite them currently being sold on the market as such — because there isn’t enough evidence on the safety of CBD. The Agency also called on Congress to not only create rules, but a new framework, for the industry that’s formed around this cannabinoid, USA Today reports. “The use of CBD raises various safety concerns, especially with long-term use,” FDA Deputy Commissioner Dr. Janet Woodcock said in a statement. “Studies have shown the potential for harm to the liver, interactions with certa ..read more
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Delta-8-THC Businesses Have Raked in $2 Billion Since 2020
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2w ago
Hemp businesses have not had it easy. Between a lack of regulations and supply chain infrastructure, and plummeting wholesale pricing, most hemp companies have had to pivot to break even. Making delta-8-THC, a compound derived from hemp, was the shift many business owners decided to make. In a new white paper report by cannabis analytics firm Brightfield Group, hemp companies have cumulatively sold more than $2 billion worth of delta-8-THC products since 2020, according to Forbes. The delta-8-THC boom occurred after hemp was legalized in the 2018 Farm Bill. But unlike naturally occurring delta ..read more
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Historic Mansion in LA Is Going to Be Restored with Hempcrete
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2w ago
John C. Austin is the man who built LA’s City Hall, the Shrine Auditorium, and the Griffith Observatory. He also constructed one of LA’s most famous homes: the “Beckett Mansion,” which was built in 1905 for Dr. Wesley W. Beckett and his wife in West Adams. Now, the Beckett mansion is being restored—using hemp, according to MSN.  The drywall and insulation in the walls of the two-story Colonial Revival-style home are set to be replaced with hempcrete. “It has multiple industrious uses, over 25,000 and one of them is actually for hemp construction, particularly insulation. once the green pa ..read more
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France’s Decision to Lift CBD Flower Ban Could Make It the Epicenter of Europe’s Hemp Market
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3w ago
In December 2021, the French government legalized the sale of CBD products with less than 0.3 percent THC. It all seemed great until they also banned the sale of hemp flowers and leaves, ultimately leaving oil, edibles, and topicals (processed hemp) legal for sale. On Thursday, December 30th, the Council of State – the body that advises the government on legislation and acts as a supreme court for administrative justice – ruled that a general and absolute ban on the marketing of the substance in its raw state was “disproportionate,” RFI reports. CBD flowers and leaves are presented l ..read more
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Google Will Allow Ads for CBD and Hemp Products in 2023, But Only in Some Regions
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3w ago
Google Ads is about to allow CBD brands to advertise products containing low-THC levels in California, Colorado, and Puerto Rico starting January 20, 2023, according to a blog post published on December 22 by Google Ads, Forbes reported. “On January 20, 2023, the Dangerous Products and Services and Healthcare and Medicines Google Ads policies will be updated to allow for the promotion of FDA-approved pharmaceuticals containing cannabidiol (CBD) and topical, hemp-derived CBD products with a THC content of 0.3% or less in California, Colorado, and Puerto Rico,” the Google blog-post reads. It all ..read more
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Ukrainian Hempcrete Housing Projects Are Gaining Momentum Despite the War
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3w ago
Sergiy Kovalenkov was already building hempcrete spaces in Ukraine before Putin started a war against the Ukrainians. Kovalenkov is more impassioned than ever to build hempcrete living spaces for people, as the war has destroyed homes throughout the country, leaving many Ukrainians displaced, Hemp Today reports. Kovalenkov is still building, despite bombs going off. Since the start of the war, he launched “Hemp. Ukraine. Recover.”, a non-profit fund aiming to provide sustainable hemp housing solutions and psychological help for citizens and veterans affected by the ongoing war. Hemp. Ukraine ..read more
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Lizzo’s Changing the Beauty Game By Flaunting Hemp-Derived Eyelashes
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2M ago
Singer, rapper, flutist, and overall fucking badass Lizzo started a new beauty trend at the 74th Primetime Emmy Awards: Biodegradable false eyelashes made from hemp-derived fiber. This isn’t just an incredible fashion statement made by the body-positive queen, but it also sheds light on the fact that falsies are often made from animal products, such as mink fur. So, these new hemp lashes are fully welcomed. Lizzo’s use of hemp-derived lashes garnered the most attention, despite boasting flawless makeup and glistening accessories at the Emmys, and people want to know how they can get some, too ..read more
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Nepal Government Pressed to Loosen Hemp Flower Ban for Ayurvedic Medicine
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The Department of Ayurveda and Alternative Medicine are urging Nepalese officials to remove the country’s ban on hemp flower as the government goes about the process of setting laws and regulations for the industry, according to Hemp Today. The Ayurveda medicine group is a government health agency, and they said regulatory changes are needed to allow the production of traditional medicines, which have historical roots in the Indian subcontinent. The department itemized 21 Ayurvedic medicines that are currently blocked, of which hemp is one. The health agency brought up the issue in a recent mu ..read more
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Nepal Government Pressed to Loosen Hemp Flower Ban for Ayurvedic Medicine
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2M ago
The Department of Ayurveda and Alternative Medicine are urging Nepalese officials to remove the country’s ban on hemp flower as the government goes about the process of setting laws and regulations for the industry, according to Hemp Today. The Ayurveda medicine group is a government health agency, and they said regulatory changes are needed to allow the production of traditional medicines, which have historical roots in the Indian subcontinent. The department itemized 21 Ayurvedic medicines that are currently blocked, of which hemp is one. The health agency brought up the issue in a recent mu ..read more
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