Retailers are allowed to sell CBD products in IL and Chicago if the products are derived from hemp and have less than 0.3 percent of the psychoactive cannabis compound THC. "Cannabis is good medicine, and it's time for the legislature to pass medical cannabis", Kyle said in a statement.
(Undated) - Folks in IN and Kentucky will soon have another choice for purchasing their CBD products.
In a press release, Walgreens said the CBD products will come in topical creams, patches and sprays. Any substances that will be added to food or drink or marketed as dietary supplements must first be approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for that intended use.More news: Here's how Samsung tests the Galaxy Fold's hinge durability
CBD's expansion in the retail space continues as a new drugstore chain has confirmed it will start offering CBD products in select states.
Products derived from industrial hemp, including CBD oil, fall under several different categories. And also gave legal clearance to CBD oil that is derived from hemp which should contain no more than 0.3% of THC, a compound that gives you the feeling of being high when you smoke cannabis. With the passage of the US farm bill past year, which in part legalized industrial hemp, many experts expect the products to begin showing up on the shelves of mass retailers like WalMart and Target. Ohio-based cannabis company Green Growth Brands announced plans this year to open shops selling CBD-infused beauty products in eight Chicago-area malls. In 2018, many expected that gray area to finally clear up, with the new farm bill.
On March 28, 2019, the Ohio Senate, by a 30-0 vote, passed a bill to legalize hemp and hemp-derived CBD and sent it to the House of Representatives for further consideration.