Media Coverage

[New Food Magazine]Crunch time for UK CBD companies

With the deadline for novel food authorisation on the horizon for UK CBD companies, Shomi Malik, Development Director at The Association for the Cannabinoid Industry (ACI), outlines the steps that must be taken to ensure dossiers meet the required standards.

CBD Poll Data (March 2020)

Fieldwork dates: 6th-9th March 2020Total sample size: 2065 adultsConducted by: YouGovOn Behalf of: The Association for the Cannabinoid Industry This survey data was collected and

[The Times] CBD products could be removed from shelves in a year

The Food Standards Agency (FSA) today set a deadline of March 2021 for CBD manufacturers to prove their products are safe for human consumption, in a move that is expected to kill off a huge chunk of the industry because of the cost of conducting the necessary tests.

[Pharmacy Business] FSA issues stark warning to CBD industry

The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has asked CBD businesses to get their products registered by 31 March 2021 or risk being pulled. After the deadline, only products which have submitted a valid novel food authorisation application will be allowed to remain on the market.