Cannabinoids Explained (Part 2): CBD-A (CBD-ACID)

March 26th, 2019 by Elixinol

CBD-a or CBD-acid is the main form in which CBD exists in the cannabis plant, along with THC-a (THC-acid). CBD is obtained through non-enzymatic decarboxylation from the acidic form of the cannabinoid, this reaction taking place when the compounds are heated. 

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Cannabinoids Explained (Part 1): THC and Its Effects on the Human Body

March 7th, 2019 by Elixinol
Although until a few years ago THC was considered the most psychoactive compound in the cannabis plant, this substance actually results from another compound, called CBGA (cannabigerolic acid), which is naturally produced by Cannabis sativa.

Although until a few years ago THC was considered the most psychoactive compound in the cannabis plant, this substance actually results from another compound, called CBGA (cannabigerolic acid), which is naturally produced by Cannabis sativa.

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Industrial Hemp: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)

March 5th, 2019 by Elixinol
Industrial Hemp: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)

What IS “Industrial Hemp”?

Read our FAQ's on industrial hemp to find out what it is and how it differs from other cannabis variants. 

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