The Association for the Cannabinoid Industry (ACI) is a membership organisation for businesses committed to nurturing a safe, legal and flourishing commercial cannabis extract market in the UK and Europe.
Our vision is to create an innovative and ethical sector with the highest standards of product quality, consumer satisfaction and regulatory compliance. All our members sign up to our quality charter.
We deliver vital stewardship for this emerging sector through constructive engagement with key stakeholders and thought leaders. To find out what we’ve achieved see our list of milestones.
Our team of scientific, regulatory and industry leaders provide expert support and guidance to our members.
ACI in the Media
BBC ran a 6 minute look at the UK CBD market. It features ACI’s Dr Parveen Bhatarah.
It is available on iPlayer and can been seen from 7 mins 17 seconds.
[Nutrition Insight] UK CBD ring trial results brings “invaluable” information for harmonizing a booming market
Speaking to NutritionInsight, Dr. Parveen Bhatarah, regulatory and compliance director for UK’s ACI, discloses that the testing and sharing of different measurement methods will be “invaluable information” for determining the UK industry’s capability in analyzing CBD products.
The UK has the world’s most developed regulatory framework for legal cannabinoids. With a 2021 market estimated to be worth £690 million (€800M) it is the second largest in the world after the US. In this free white paper you’ll learn the requirements to enter this lucrative market.
[Cannabis Industrie] Association for the Cannabinoid Industry (ACI) opent Europees kantoor in Brussel
Dutch – Het stelt de ACI in staat om Europese bedrijven te helpen die de lucratieve Britse markt willen betreden, terwijl ze tegelijkertijd een platform bieden voor samenwerking met de Europese regelgevende instanties.
This European expansion coincides with a further strengthening of the ACI team, adding a wealth of experience in the European legal cannabinoid extract supply chain.
The Association for the Cannabinoid Industry (ACI) has opened a new office in Brussels as the UK-based organization expands its membership offer into the European Union.
Hemp Today takes a closer look at ACI’s new membership offering and explores how we can help business gain access to the lucrative UK market.
Even the coronavirus pandemic couldn’t stop the UK cannabis market to keep growing as a new report claims that the UK has the world’s second largest CBD market behind the US.
With brand new CBD regulations coming into force this year and an array of products hitting the market, Speciality Food put CBD food and drink under the microscope.