Hemp-derived CBD is 'the wild, wild, wild west.' How do we fix that?Hemp-derived CBD is 'the wild, wild, wild west.' How do we fix that?
The nascent category could cause issues for the entire supplements industry if not done in the right way.
Despite the energy and passion being thrust into the exciting new world of CBD, it can seem like the Wild West in terms of regulation not keeping pace with the industry. Tom Aarts, co-founder of Nutrition Business Journal and co-chairman of the NBJ Summit, spoke to us at Natural Products Expo East 2018 on the potential risk that this lack of appropriate regulation could inflict on the supplements industry as a whole.
To learn more about this exploding industry, get on the waitlist for NBJ's Hemp & CBD Report, available February 12, 2019.
About the Author(s)
You May Also Like
Expo East celebrated innovations, ideas that help the industry growSep 29, 2023
Vision 2030: Insights from Today’s State of Natural You Can UseSep 29, 2023
Notable trends a New Hope editor captured at Expo EastSep 28, 2023
CPG veterans launch equity investment firm for purpose-driven brandsSep 28, 2023