FAQs

What is cannabidiol (CBD)?

Cannabidiol (CBD) is a non-psychoactive phytocannabinoid. Phytocannabinoids are chemical compounds found in hemp plants. There are over 80 different phytocannabinoids.

Research shows significant potential for phytocannabinoids to support health & wellness.

What is the Endocannabinoid system?

The endocannabinoid system (ECS) is a group of receptors in your brain and nervous system. These receptors work with cannabinoids made by your body and also those made by plants, such as hemp. The ECS keeps your body’s internal systems regulated and in balance.

What is CBD oil?

CBD specifically comes from the flowers and leaves of the hemp plant. CBD is not to be confused with hemp oil that comes from hemp seeds, containing no cannabinoids.

CBD oil works by interacting with the body’s vast network of receptors, the endocannabinoid system. This body system helps us maintain overall wellness by keeping many of our bodily processes moving in the right direction. CBD fits into these receptors, helping the body complete in its efforts to keep us in good health.

What is the difference between CBD and Hemp Oil?

CBD specifically comes from the flowers and leaves of the hemp plant, while hemp oil comes from hemp, containing no cannabinoids.

Will CBD Get Me High?

Nope! CBD is not intoxicating. THC is the compound in marijuana that produces a high. Our products are 100% THC free, unless otherwise marked.

Do your products contain THC?

Our products are tested by high performance liquid chromatography to ensure they are 100% THC free, which are clearly marked. Feel free to check out our lab sheets on cbu/testing for more detail. We always use third party labs to test our final products, in addition to our in-house quality control procedures.

What are cannabinoids?

Cannabinoids are a group of fatty compounds found in hemp. They’re also produced by other plants and the human body. Cannabinoid compounds are key players in immune and central nervous system functioning. There are more than 80 identified cannabinoids.

The human body has a system called the endocannabinoid system (ECS), which has receptors that these compounds fit into. Cannabinoids support cells and healthy immune system function.

Of the 80+ non-psychoactive phytocannabinoids, Cannabidiol (CBD) is the most widely known. Others include Cannabigerol (CBG), Cannabichromene (CBC) & more.

Why should I try CBD?

There are many ways that CBD supports overall wellbeing and specific ailments. Some may need help with really specific issues. Everyday, the CBDU team and the general public – alike – learn more about the healing potential of CBD.

We highly recommend that you check out our Education pages and also do you own research online to see what challenges other consumers are treating with CBD helps them. Some will talk about how CBD helps their parents, children and pets. There are some incredible stories out there about this plant powered compound.

What Are Terpenes?

Terpenes are naturally aromatic compounds found in fruits, flowers and herbs. In hemp plants, terpenes and CBD coexist. A natural profile of terpenes may enhance the body’s ability to process CBD, according to research. This phenomenon is called the “entourage effect”.

What is the Entourage Effect?

This phrase was coined in the late 1990s by scientists who discovered taking the entire spectrum of natural chemicals found in cannabis is more beneficial than only taking a single molecule compound.

What is the shelf life of CBDU products?

This varies by product. We recommend you check the label of your specific product.

DO CBDU products Need To Be Refrigerated?

This varies by product. We recommend you check the label of your specific product.

Is CBD Legal?

Per the farm bill of 2018 hemp derived CBD is legal. The hemp must be registered as an industrial hemp strain with the Department of Agriculture and should contain <.3% THC.

There are still a handful of areas that still ban hemp derived products. Look into your specific area to confirm hemp derived cannabinoids are legal where you’re at.