WA State Cannabis Authorities Bar Processors From Using Hemp CBD To Make Delta-9 THC

1w
2m read
Summary

“The Liquor and Cannabis Board has once again taken the position that responsible and highly regulated cannabis license holders may be selling some illegal products,” said the executive director of the WA CannaBusiness Assoc. The Washington Liquor and Cannabis Board (LCB) issued a statement Friday with the aim of resolving the legal question of producing delta-9 THC from hemp-derived CBD in the legal markets. Marijuana cultivators were worried as their businesses have already been negatively affected by a drop in biomass sales as processors are choosing to purchase and make delta-9 THC from hemp-derived CBD, a less expensive process. This article originally appeared on Benzinga and has been reposted with permission. The LCB called the process illegal reported Marijuana Business Daily.

Article Preview

“The Liquor and Cannabis Board has once again taken the position that responsible and highly regulated cannabis license holders may be selling some illegal products,” said the executive director of the WA CannaBusiness Assoc.

The Washington Liquor and Cannabis Board (LCB) issued a statement Friday with the aim of resolving the legal question of producing delta-9 THC from hemp-derived CBD in the legal markets. The LCB called the process illegal reported Marijuana Business Daily.

Marijuana cultivators were worried as...

Read the full article @ Fresh Toast