FridayOct 27, 2017 11:57 am

Oregon Overhauls its Approach to Industrial Hemp

Passage of a new law in Oregon that requires industrial hemp growers to register with the state is seen as a positive move for the industry, advocates of the program are saying. Signed by Oregon Gov. Kate Brown and overwhelmingly passed by members of the Oregon Legislature, Senate Bill 1015 (http://cnw.fm/hu2EN) went into effect on Oct. 6, 2017. The measure gives the Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) authority over the processing of industrial hemp and requires those who grow or process the plant to register and pay a fee. Licensed recreational marijuana producers and dispensaries would also have to register…

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TuesdayOct 24, 2017 11:32 am

Skinvisible, Inc. (SKVI) Targets Global Skincare Market Projected to Reach $135B by 2021

Owns patented Invisicare® polymer delivery system, prescription and over-the-counter skincare products formulated with Invisicare Business model to grow globally by out-licensing its proprietary and patented product line Developed multiple cannabis-based products with CBD from imported hemp (non-psychoactive), and will continue to develop line utilizing CBD and THC from marijuana Skinvisible, Inc. (OTCQB: SKVI) is targeting a global skincare market projected to reach $135 billion by 2021 (http://cnw.fm/pE9aT). SKVI also sees a worldwide dermatology market now of $80 billion plus a $30 billion worldwide over-the-counter (OTC) market (http://cnw.fm/NL4we). It has already completed on the development of 40 products, received numerous technology…

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FridayOct 20, 2017 9:19 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (CSE: LXX) (OTCQB: LXRP) to Hold Web-Meeting on November 1

Web-meeting scheduled for November 1, 2017, at 4:15 p.m. ET 19 patents filed encompassing 44 countries Patents cover broad range of lipophilic bio-actives including cannabinoids, vitamins and other pharma Patented lipophilic delivery system proven to improve bio-absorption The medical effectiveness of cannabinoids is no longer in question, and the cannabinoid market proliferates ever faster as more people realize the therapeutic benefits. However, the human gastrointestinal tract just doesn’t absorb cannabinoids effectively, and much of what is ingested is subsequently excreted by the body, causing onset times and efficacy to vary wildly. With 19 patent applications filed internationally covering 44 countries,…

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ThursdayOct 12, 2017 9:30 am

Lexaria Bioscience Corp.’s (CSE: LXX) (OTCQB: LXRP) Oral Digestion Technology Needs No Sugar Coating

Delivery technology with application to all non-psychoactive cannabinoids Company is an enabler rather than competitor to hemp oil producers Revenue from licensing DehydraTECH oral digestion technology Thanks to Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (CSE: LXX) (OTCQB: LXRP), there’s no need for a spoonful of sugar to help the medicine go down. This innovative biotech has developed technology that masks the strong taste and odor of hemp oil products, eschewing the need for artificial sweeteners, which tend to come with their own fallout to heart and health. Lexaria’s DehydraTECH oral digestion technology is a ‘back office’ process that solves the taste and odor…

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TuesdayOct 10, 2017 12:53 pm

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (CSE: LXX) (OTCQB: LXRP) Bioabsorption Tech Boosting Development of CBD Products

Technology improves absorption of cannabidiol and bioactive compounds into the bloodstream It is now being used on all non-psychoactive cannabinoids and applied to edibles and health food products Patents have been awarded in the U.S. and Australia and are pending in 44 countries Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (CSE: LXX) (OTCQB: LXRP) is a biosciences company that has developed delivery technologies to improve absorption of bioactive compounds. Its patent-protected technology has improved the ability of cannabinoid-products companies to deliver active ingredients to the body. With patents pending for tetrahydrocannabinol and other psychoactive cannabinoids (plus nicotine and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs), the current technology…

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TuesdayOct 03, 2017 9:00 am

Cannabis Market Extends across Numerous Industry Segments

PsychedelicNewsWire Editorial Coverage: Growth has been the dominant theme in the cannabis market. Estimates by Forbes put the legal cannabis market at a value of $7.2 billion (per a February 2017 report), and the market is expected to generate more jobs than government, manufacturing, or utilities in the coming years, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Numerous industries are being impacted. Cultivation and medicine are just a couple of examples, but cannabis is showing a strong presence in the retail, consulting, and consumer sectors. SinglePoint, Inc. (SING) (SING Profile) has focused on business development in multiple segments thanks to…

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