CBD & Industry FAQ's

WHAT IS CBD?


Cannabidiol (CBD) is a phytocannabinoid discovered in 1940. It is one of over 100 identified cannabinoids in cannabis plants and accounts for up to 40% of the plant's extract.

WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN CBD AND THC?


Cannabidiol (CBD) is a non psychoactive cannabinoid, yet it still affects the body in specific ways, so there will be no head highs and no negative side effects, no matter how much you consume.
 and Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) are both cannabinoids.
 THC is the cannabinoid that has psychoactive effects (also known as being high.)

WHO CAN HAVE CBD?


Essentially, CBD is suitable for anyone. Please ensure that you consult your doctor/medical practitioner if you are already taking any medication.  

HOW DO I KNOW THAT I AM BUYING GENUINE CBD RATHER THAN A COUNTERFIT?


When purchasing CBD products, always ensure that the person you are buying off can produce a certificate of authentication with valid lab results. Furthermore, good things to check for are: Approved to be pesticide, metal and chemical free, 3rd party tests have been carried out, The products have been made by a reputable and trustworthy company and Our CBD products contain less than 0.2% THC (which is the legal limit in the UK.


HOW MUCH CBD SHOULD I TAKE?


CBD tolerance varies from person to person. It is all dependant on whether you have used CBD before, size, weight etc. There is no right and wrong answer but the UK Legal Limit is 70mg.

HOW DO I KNOW WHCIH PRODUCT TO TAKE/WHICH PRODUCT IS BEST SUITED TO ME?


If you are unsure then please contact us and we will be sure to point you in the right direction. There are various ways in which you can consume or take CBD. It is usually down to the user but also what the reason is that youre taking it for.

HOW IS CBD EXTRACTED/WHERE DOES CBD COME FROM?


CBD which is derived from dried, milled hemp raw material which has been cured to avoid pesticides chemical fertilisers and heavy metals. CBD can be extracted in many different ways, the most common ways are alcohol (ethanol or isopropyl alcohol) and CO2, for reasons such as being able to eliminate unwanted cannabinoids (THC) whilst retaining other cannabinoids (CBD) without compromising quality. Other methods such as oil, butane and rosin extraction are also used.

WHAT IS CBD ISOLATE?


ISOLATE EXTRACT is simply Isolated CBD with no other cannabinoids. This extract usually contains 99.9% pure CBD, it contains no other elements of the cannabis plant, no tastes or smells and it contains no THC hence no psychoactive effects. It's as simple as that!

HOW CAN CBD HELP ME?


We cannot claim that CBD can directly help with anything, there has however been extensive amounts of research (study based) showing that CBD may have the potential to help with anxiety, depression, PTSD insomnia, aches and pains and many more.

WHEN IS THE BEST TIME TO HAVE CBD?


Dependant on what you are taking CBD for, some people have CBD before they go to sleep, other take it before they go to work, before meetings etc. If you are unsure then please reach out to us and we will be more than happy to offer guidance on when we think would be best appropriate.

IS THERE ANY GUARANTEE WITH YOUR CBD/HOW DO I KNOW CBD IS SAFE?


When purchasing CBD products, always ensure that the person you are buying off can produce a certificate of authentication with valid lab results. Furthermore, good things to check for are: Approved to be pesticide, metal and chemical free, 3rd party tests have been carried out, The products have been made by a reputable and trustworthy company and Our CBD products contain less than 0.2% THC (which is the legal limit in the UK.


WHAT IS FULL SPECTRUM CBD?


FULL SPECTRUM CBD ( or distillate as it is sometimes called) is the collection of the entire cannabis plant. Included in these extracted compounds are terpenes. These terpenes, for example, Linalool (found in lavender) has strong anti-inflammatory properties, Limonene (found in lemons) aid with digestion and Pinene (found in pine trees) relieves pain and is an antioxidant. FULL SPECTRUM CBD also does typically contain low percentages of THC.

Our CBD contains all of the above terpenes without including THC