7:30 AM use CBD based face products and body lotions, get dressed in my favorite hemp outfit
8:00 AM breakfast of cannabis-infused coffee and canna butter and bread
10:00 AM a small piece of cannabis dark chocolate
Noon Lunch at café cannabis 3:00 another dark chocolate cannabis-infused treat
5:00 PM cannabis-infused wine with coworkers
7:00 PM pizza with cannabis oil drizzle
10:00 PM sink into my cannabis-textile bed
The cannabis industry is booming and growing bigger every day. Now, many products are infused with cannabis. The cannabis plant is also used to create new and improved products. Getting a look at these industries benefits the consumer and the cannabis entrepreneur.
Here’s a look at twelve industries embracing cannabis and making it part of their own.
Food and Beverages
Edibles such as cannabis cookies, brownies, and gummies are a hit, always. Cereal bars, ice cream, chocolates, and even olive oils can come infused with cannabis. Even specialty chefs are creating their cannabis recipes for restaurants and dinner parties.
Cannabis-infused beer, wine, and liquor are here to stay. According to fortunebusinessinsights.com, “The global cannabis beverages market size was USD 173.76 million in 2018 and is projected to reach USD 2,050.44 million by 2026.
Cannabis-infused sodas, water, coffee, teas are attracting mainstream attention. In 2018, Coca Cola Inc., announced its plans to discuss the creation of a cannabis-infused coke product.
Medical cannabis is the top revenue earner with a revenue share of 71.0% in 2019. This includes treatment for chronic pain and other ailments such as epilepsy. Medical researchers work to find more uses for the more than 100 cannabinoids found in the plant.
More people today turn to cannabis products. They’re replacing prescription medicine. And pharmaceutical companies race to find cannabis-based solutions.
GW pharmaceutical company made history when it released Epidiolex in 2018. Epidiolex is a marijuana plant-based prescription used to treat epilepsy.
Wellness and Beauty
Cannabis-infused body lotions, deodorants, body wash, bath bombs, bath salts, face creams, makeup, mascara, and lip balms are a hit. Large retailers, like CVS and Walgreens, are picking up these cannabis-based product lines.
Sports and Wellness
Cannabis product lines are moving into the athletic world. Former NFL player Ricky Williams, is opening a “weed and workout” gym in San Francisco, CA.
Anywhere cannabis is legal for recreational use attracts tourists. A flight to Canada, Uruguay, or sunny California guarantees some R&R and great pot. Denver, Colorado is one city experiencing a cannabis tourism boom. Cannabis tours and cafes in Denver keep tourists coming back.
Plastics are cheap to make, but hard on the environment. According to Ecowatch, “99% of seagulls will have plastic in their guts within decades”.
Creating a biodegradable cannabis substitute prevents this from happening.
Change is in the air for tobacco companies and they know it. In 2018, several of tobacco’s biggest players took an interest in cannabis research and cultivation.
Cannabis is a renewable resource and biodiesel manufacturers are taking notice. “One acre of hemp can yield an average of 700 pounds of grain, which in turn can be pressed into about 22 gallons of oil and 530 pounds of meal.” According to agmrc.org . That’s almost two times as much oil per acre as soybeans. A breakthrough here would make Henry Ford’s dream of a hemp-fueled vehicle come true.
There’s so much cannabis can do. Including building your home from hemp-based materials. One material you may love is the oak wood floor planks made from compressed hemp. They look and feel like the real thing, but it’s hemp. Hemp Growers Magazine
Trees are celebrating alongside cannabis cultivators and lovers. Paper can be made with hemp. In fact, a 1914 USDA study showed hemp produces 4X the amount of paper tree pulp does. It’s too bad the 1937 Stamp Act stopped progress for so long, many trees lost their lives. www.pulpandpapercanada.com
Your dog is stressed. “One CBD dog biscuit. That’ll do the trick”. Dog and cat treats with cannabis sell. They contain smaller doses of CBD for animals. Pet owners can buy them online or at the pet store in most places. 80% of those surveyed online by the University of Colorado stated they’ve given some cannabis product to their pet.
Cannabis is becoming infused into our daily lives. Everything from food to biodiesel and construction materials can be made from cannabis.
As demand for the cannabis plant grows more opportunities become available. Position yourself to benefit from the growing demand.
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