Cannabinoids

CBN Defined

Cannabinol (CBN) is a cannabinoid that begins as a byproduct of oxidation of other cannabinoids. When exposed to ultraviolet light and air, phytoca...

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Cannabinoids

THC Defined

The most well-known of over 100 identified cannabinoids, THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) has both analgesic and mind-altering qualities, most notably af...

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Glossary

Sublingual Defined

Literally meaning “under tongue,” this method of ingestion delivers an active substance to the bloodstream via capillaries under the tongue...

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Glossary

Psychoactive Defined

While it technically means “affecting the mind” and applies to any substance with mind-altering effects...

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Glossary

Non-Psychoactive Defined

This term technically applies to anything that doesn’t affect the mind. In industry jargon, the widely used description “non-psychoactive” implies ...

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Glossary

Homeostasis Defined

This is a state of relative stability and optimal balance between interdependent elements, such as coordinated physiological processes—the ideal st...

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Full Spectrum

Full-Spectrum Defined

This industry term implies that an extract contains all cannabinoids and beneficial terpenes from its source plant.

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Glossary

Hemp Defined

Hemp is cannabis with low THC content, as defined by Title 7 of the US Code: It contains less than 0.3% THC on a dry weight basis. Hemp is typical...

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Extraction

Extraction Method Defined

CBD can be extracted from its source plants through different methods. Some extraction processes require solvents or additives, while others do not.

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