Monthly Archives: August 2018

Australia’s Cannabis Market

Australia Cannabis Market

Medical Marijuana in Australia The legalization of medical cannabis came into effect in Australia on the 30th of October 2016. Since 2016 Australia has approved medicinal marijuana in Australia to provide relief for those suffering from six types of chronic illnesses. The Office of Drug Control ODC is the overarching regulator of the industry. Illnesses […]

Extraction and purification of cannabinoids for the Medical Cannabis industry

Before developing the methods to extract cannabinoids from cannabis plant material, there are a number of steps that will need to be understood and implemented. Plant material with the desired chemical characteristics (e.g. the most appropriate cannabinoid profile) will need to be chosen. This may involve the selective breeding of premium plants or the purchase […]