Tag Archives: Economics

Green Tech Tuesday: Leapfroging Old Technology, A Switch To Innovative Solutions

With the marijuana industry growing each year as more and more states legalize, there are also concerns as how to regulate a product that is infamously secretive and under the radar. Blockchain technology has been trying to offer some answers to a lot of the questions raised, concerning how to legally sell a product that’s been illegal for so long.

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Trade Group: Nevada to Collect $1B in 7 Years from Marijuana

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A report for a cannabis trade group says marijuana production, processing, and sales could reap more than $1 billion in tax revenue for Nevada over seven years. That’s a key finding in an economic analysis released Oct. 26, 2018, by the Nevada Dispensary Association. It projects that cannabis-friendly policies in tourist-oriented Las Vegas and Reno could make

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The United Kingdom Will Have Medical Cannabis Within 11 Days

Source: High Times  NEWS:  Marijuana News The policy change will only effect THC oil. Other forms of cannabis, including flower, will remain strictly prohibited. Published,  2 weeks ago on, October 9, 2018 By Adam Drury The United Kingdom’s Home Secretary Sajid Javid is holding to the commitment he made in July to reclassify medical cannabis. Officials are expecting an announcement in a couple of

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Study of different extraction processes for hemp

FOR FULL JOURNAL Source: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0959652618330506 • Different processes were compared for the extraction of hemp oil. • SFE, Soxhlet, percolation, sonication, pyrolysis & treated processes were compared. • Comparisons were conducted in terms of physical, chemical & economic aspects. • Central composite design was used to optimize the SFE & sonication parameters. • SFE were observed as economical process followed

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