Cape regulations in Oklahoma

Oklahoma, Important update re: Vape Ban

Our entire catalog is compliant for Oklahoma! It has been a wild ride for the vaping industry but we are seeing improving trends and increased safety nationwide. After the CDC has shared its findings that vitamin e acetate is the compound responsible for what regulators are calling EVALI (e-cigarette or vaping product use-associated lung injury) we’ve seen…

Colorado, Important update re: Vape Ban

Our All-Natural Profiles are Compliant in Colorado! A quick update on the current state and future of the cannabis vape market in Colorado. All trends show Vape products steadily increasing even after the cyclical drop the cannabis industry typically sees in September. Colorado saw cannabis vape sales drop by 23% from August 2019 to September 2019.…

Washington Vape Ban

The Washington State ban on flavors expires this weekend.

The Washington State emergency ban on non-cannabis derived terpenes and flavors expires this weekend. Saturday, February 8 marks the first day that Washington State cannabis retailers will be able to begin selling flavored products to their customers. The Washington State Board of Health voted to institute a 120-day long ban on flavors and non-cannabis ingredients…

russo and shango talk terpenes

The Ethan Russo Sessions #5 – Relieving Pain with Terpenes

Celebrating renowned neuroscientist, Ethan Russo and this in-depth chat with Shango Los. On this episode of Shaping Fire, Shango explores using terpenes, either individually or in synergy with cannabinoids to help relieve stress and pain. Russo and Shango discuss how Terpenes interact with the body and the endocannabinoid system. Different methods of consumption are discussed,…

Washington Vape Ban

Oregon cannabis flavor ban blocked

  An Oregon appeals court issued a stay against the state’s cannabis and tobacco flavor bans.   The OLCC originally issued a temporary 6-month ban on all flavors in cannabis vaping products in response to Oregon Governor Kate Brown’s executive order on October 15. The ban included botanical terpenes, but also opened an exemption process…

Washington Vape Ban Update

Washington State Vaping Flavor Ban Update

A Washington State ban on flavors including botanical terpenes is still in place after a court hearing last Friday.   The Washington State cannabis industry has had a rough ride since the Washington State Health Board and WSLCB moved forward with an emergency ban on flavorings in cannabis and nicotine vapor products. The nationwide wave…

True Terpenes responds to FDA request for more info

True Terpenes Response to FDA questions

  Our CSO recently presented to the FDA and after they requested more information regarding the general safety of Hemp and it’s essential oils. Happy to provide more info, this is the document we sent over. True Terpenes would like to take this opportunity to introduce some regulatory guidance we believe would be beneficial to…

california hemp regulations

California Regulations Leave Little Room for Business

  Let True Terpenes be your guide and flavor solution for the cannabis market* The laws and regulations in California are notoriously convoluted, especially those related to the cannabis plant. The legislative process has now created a reality where CBD from hemp is illegal for food use, while the same compounds are legal when used…