FDA plans first public hearings on legalizing CBD foods in April
- The Food and Drug Administration will start looking into how it might legalize CBD-laced food products in April, Commissioner Scott Gottlieb told lawmakers Wednesday.
- Congress legalized hemp-derived CBD in December, but FDA rules prohibit companies from adding it into food.
The cannabis industry is begging the FDA for some CBD regulations as Gottlieb heads to the Hill
- Companies selling food and drinks with CBD want the FDA to regulate the industry.